Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Verbenaceae J. Saint-Hilaire. Verbena Family.

Key to Verbenaceae

As recently reworked, a family of about 34-41 genera and 950-1200 species, trees, shrubs, vines, and herbs, widespread in tropical, subtropical, and warm temperate regions of the Old World and New World. Tribal classification follows Marx et al. (2010).

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Ref: Atkins In Kadereit (2004); Marx et al. (2010); Yuan & Olmstead (2008). Show full citations.

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