Legousia

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Venus' looking glass
Legousia speculum-veneris1 eF.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Campanulaceae
Genus: Legousia
Durande, 1782
Species

7 species, see text

Legousia (Venus' looking glass) is a genus of flowering plants in the Campanulaceae (bellflower) family.

Species[edit]

Legousia species include:

Synonyms[edit]

  • Apenula Neck. – Elem. Bot. 1: 234 (1790).
  • Legouzia Delarbre – Fl. Auvergne, ed. 2: 45 (1800).
  • Specularia Heist. ex A.DC. – Monogr. Campan.: 344 (1830), nom. superfl.
  • Pentagonia Möhring ex Kuntze – Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 381 (1891), nom. illeg.

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