Acanthaceae_Aphelandra wendtii

To see in high resolution, click the image to be redirected to the Duke Herbarium flickr page. Click the flickr image for image size options.

Family Acanthaceae
Basionym Aphelandra wendtii T. F. Daniel
Original Identification Aphelandra wendtii T. F. Daniel
Current Taxon Aphelandra wendtii T. F. Daniel
Protologue Citation Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, Series 4, 47(8): 260, f. 10. 1991.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 341272
Primary Collector T. F. Daniel
Collector Number 5813
Collection Date 15 Oct 1988
Country Mexico
Province/State Veracruz
Plant Location Notes Mpio. Hidalgotitlan: Zona de Uxpanapa, along S side of road to Poblado 10, NE of La Laguna and E of Rio Cuevas. Large Karst outcrop with rainforest of Brosimum, Bursera, Quararibea, and Sloanea. Elevation 140 m.
Plant Description Notes Shrub to 3 m; corolla red; locally frequent. 
DUKE Barcode  
Broad geographical location North America
  • background