Ruellia vindex

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Ruellia vindex
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Acanthaceae
Genus: Ruellia
Species: R. vindex
Binomial name
Ruellia vindex
Mart. ex Nees

Ruellia vindex (syn. Dipteracanthus vindex, Nees, Ruellia geminiflora var. angustifolia) is an plant native of Cerrado vegetation of Brazil, Guyana and Venezuela. This plant is cited in Flora Brasiliensis by Carl Friedrich Philipp von Martius.

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  • Hollowell, Tom, Lynn J. Gillespie, V.A. Funk, and Carol L. Kelloff. (2003) Smithsonian Plant Collections, Guyana: 1989 - 1991, Lynn J. Gillespie. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium, volume 44: 104 pages (including 8 plates). [1]
  • (Spanish) Wilmer A. Díaz P. y Francisco Delascio Ch. Catalog of vascular plants of Ciudad Bolívar and the surrounding area, Estado Bolívar, Venezuela [2]

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