Rhododon

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Rhododon
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Lamiaceae
Genus: Rhododon
Epling
Species: R. ciliatus
Binomial name
Rhododon ciliatus
(Benth.) Epling
Synonyms[1]
  • Keithia ciliata Benth.
  • Hedeoma ciliata (Benth.) Benth. 1848 not Nutt. earlier in 1848
  • Stachydeoma ciliata (Benth.) Small
  • Hedeoma texanum Cory
  • Stachydeoma angulata Tharp
  • Stachydeoma duvalii Tharp
  • Rhododon angulatus (Tharp) B.L.Turner

Rhododon, called sandmint,[2] is a genus of flowering plant in the Lamiaceae family, first described as a genus in 1939. It contains only one known species, Rhododon ciliatus, the Texas sandmint[3] endemic to the state of Texas in the United States.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Kewe World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  2. ^ "Rhododon". Natural Resources Conservation Service PLANTS Database. USDA. Retrieved 21 October 2015. 
  3. ^ "Rhododon". Natural Resources Conservation Service PLANTS Database. USDA. Retrieved 21 October 2015. 

External links[edit]