Clitoria mariana L.

, Sp. Pl. 2: 753 (1753).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Species Plantarum
2: 753
Date of Publication
1 May 1753
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Collector Team
J.Clayton 108
Type Herbaria
lectotype OXF
Distribution Of Types
Virginia (Southeastern U.S.A., Northern America)
Type Specimen Note
fl. spec


Basionym of
Vexillaria mariana (L.) Eaton, Man. Bot. (A. Eaton) 83 (1817).
Basionym of
Nauchea mariana (L.) Descourt., Mém. Soc. Linn. Paris 4(2): 9 (1826).
Nomenclatural link
Martiusia mariana (L.) Small, Man. S.E. Fl. [Small] 722 (1933).
Nomenclatural link
Ternatea mariana Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 1: 210 (1891).
Same citation as
Clitoria mariana L., Sp. Pl. 2: 753 (1753).
Same citation as
Clitoria mariana L.