Aegiphila panamensis

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Aegiphila panamensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Lamiaceae
Genus: Aegiphila
Species: A. panamensis
Binomial name
Aegiphila panamensis
Moldenke

Aegiphila panamensis is a species of flowering plant in the family Lamiaceae.[2] It is native to the Americas, its distribution extending from Mexico to Colombia.[1]

Description[edit]

The species has elliptic leaf blades 8–19 centimetres (3.1–7.5 in) long by 3–7 centimetres (1.2–2.8 in) wide on petioles up to 1.2 centimetres (0.47 in) long. The inflorescence is a panicle of flowers. Each flower has a fuzzy, tubular, cream or yellowish corolla just under a centimeter long.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Nelson, C. (1998). "Aegiphila panamensis". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 1998: e.T37430A10053995. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.1998.RLTS.T37430A10053995.en. Retrieved 18 December 2017. 
  2. ^ França, F. and A. M. Giulietti. (2012). Lectotypifications, neotypifications, and epitypification in the genus Aegiphila Jacq. Archived February 1, 2014, at the Wayback Machine. Neodiversity 6 1-14.
  3. ^ "Aegiphila panamensis". Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute. Retrieved 10 June 2013.