Keywords: Commelina, Epidermal features, midrib anatomy, leaf lamina The genus Commelina belongs to the family Commelinaceae commonly known as Spiderwort family with 42 genera and 650 species (Cabezas et al., 2009). For many plants, the website displays maps showing physiographic provinces within the Carolinas and Georgia where the plant has been documented. ... Commelina diffusa is an annual, or more commonly perennial, prostrate to ascending, much branched herb that can grow 1 metre or more high[266. Commelina diffusa var. Efloraofindia is the largest Google e-group in the world in this field & largest nature related in India devoted to creating awareness, helping in identification etc. f. 1. ex C.B.Clarke [family AMARANTHACEAE] Filed as Commelina diffusa Burm. diffusa [family COMMELINACEAE] Commelina longicaulis Jacquin [family COMMELINACEAE] Information. Family Commelinaceae Scientific Name Commelina diffusa Burm.f. 32 Page 108. Leaf blades about 20-35 x 7-9 mm. 2.5 cm, apex shortly falcate-acuminate; capsule 2-valved, posterior valve falling with enclosed seed C. diffusa is commonly found in moist fields, along ditches, on waste land and under bamboo, on soils rich in clay or humus, from sea-level up to 2000 m altitude. Genus: Commelina Plum. Commelina diffusa Burm. and C. bengha‐ lensis L. as well as their biotypes, are perennial herbs of Neotropical origin which now have a pantropical distribution. Commelina virginica L. Show All Show Tabs Virginia dayflower General Information; Symbol: COVI3 Group: Monocot Family: Commelinaceae Duration: Perennial: Growth Habit: Forb/herb: Native Status: L48 N PR N: Characteristics: Data Source and Documentation: About our new maps. (2006) also described the occurrence of larvae and pupae of Agromyzidae member (Liriomyza commeliae) in Commelina diffusa. Commelina canariensis Sm. Commelina diffusa, sometimes known as the climbing dayflower or spreading dayflower, is a pantropical herbaceous plant in the dayflower family.It has been introduced to the southeastern United States where it is most common in wet disturbed soils. Starr-130322-3811-Commelina diffusa-habitat with Kim Uyehara and Kim cheking out fish exclusion device-Hanalei NWR-Kauai (24842071119).jpg 2,736 × 3,648; 3.82 MB It has green pointed leaves and bears small blue flowers with three rounded petals. as Commelina diffusa (Includes a picture). 18, plate 7, fig. Setshogo, M.P. The genus Commelina is named after the Dutch botanist Jan Commelijn (1629–1692) and his nephew Caspar (1667/1668–1731).There are ± 170 species occurring in the warmer countries of the world, with 16 species in southern Africa. Title Flora of China (2005). ex L. Commelina diffusa Burm.f. Commelina communis is an annual herb with numerous branched, creeping stems, which are minutely pubescent distally, 1 m long. 37. Filed as Commelina diffusa Zoll. Stem. Burman, N.L. In Hawaii this weed first evolved resistance to Group O/4 herbicides in 1957 and infests Sugarcane for sugar. Commelina species, notably C. communis L, C. diffusa Burm, C. elegans Kunth. bras. Leaf surface can be either glabrous (i.e. and C. benghalensis L. as well as their biotypes, are perennial herbs of Neotropical origin which now have a pantropical distribution. Commelina species, notably C. communis L, C. diffusa Burm, C. elegans Kunth. A Checklist of Zambian Vascular Plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. Bracts are1.2–2.5 cm long, folded and cordate when unfolded, with 1.5–4 cm long stalk, often hirsute-ciliate marginally,and acute apically. In Floscopa glabrata the miner was a member of Chironomidae, while in Commelina diffusa it was a member of Agromyzidae. Commelina is an alternative host of the root-knot nematode Meloidogyne incognita (Valdez, 1968), of the reniform nematode Rotylenchulus spp. … The website also provides access to a database and images of plants photos and herbarium specimens found at … The Australasian Virtual Herbarium (AVH) is an online resource that provides immediate access to the wealth of plant specimen information held by Australian herbaria. 24(1): 283-287. It is used to treat unspecified medicinal disorders. is an accepted name This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Commelina (family Commelinaceae ). : 18, t.7, f.2. Stems creeping, branched (sometimes at every node), to more than 1 m, glabrous or hispidulous throughout or in a line. Commelina aquatica J.K.Morton. Indica. The fungus Kordyana celebensis has been recorded from C. diffusa as well as C. benghalensis. Commelina cajennensis Kunth. Commelina diffusa; Flower being visited by a pollinator in Xishuangbanna, Yunnan, ChinaYunnan, China Sabonet Report no. f. Photo: Patricia Jaramillo, Rachel Atkinson, Anne Guézou, CDF, 2008. The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on 2012-03-23 ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 233842 ) with original publication details: Fl. AVH is a collaborative project of the state, Commonwealth and territory herbaria, developed under the auspices of the Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria (CHAH), representing the major Australian collections. . Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 117. Members of this family (Commelindeae: Commelinaceae) are The Alabama Plant Atlas is a source of data for the distribution of plants within the state as well as taxonomic, conservation, invasive, and wetland information for each species. Binomial name : COMMELINA DIFFUSA common names: wandering jew or scurvy weed Commelina = prussian blue of the flower diffusa = spreading Identification: Commelina is a slender and brittle trailing plant -the stems are easily broken. Taxon: Commelina diffusa Family: Commelinaceae Synonym: Common Name: honohono grass climbing dayflower spreading dayflower Assessor: Patti Clifford Data Entry Person: Patti Clifford WRA Score 23 Questionaire : current 20090513 Designation: H(HPWRA) Status: Assessor Approved 101 Is the species highly domesticated? y=-3, n=0 n Commelina agraria Kunth. In addition, users can learn about the location of vouchered specimens and see images to get a better visual for each plant. The leaves are fleshy, bright green; the lamina is little hairy or glabrous and narrower than in Commelina benghalensis L. Sprawling fleshy herb with ascending branches up to 75 cm tall, rooting at the nodes.. Leaves. Common name. Herbs, annual (sometimes perennial in south), diffusely spreading, rooting at nodes. Family Commelinaceae Scientific name Commelina diffusa Burm.f. The stems are supple frequently touching the soil and developing root at the nodes . Commelina diffusa N. L. Burman, Fl. bristly), subsessile and hispid. Group O/4 herbicides are known as Synthetic Auxins (Synthetic auxins (action like indoleacetic acid)). Commelina diffusa is widely known as the climbing dayflower or spreading dayflower, which is an annual herb belonging to the family Commelinaceae that has been used as a medicinal plant for centuries. Commelina diffusa. NZOR Identifier: f427919f-f5cf-4156-b143-4f67be64d855 Summary Nomenclature Taxon Concepts Subordinates Vernacular Applications Feedback The species Commelina benghalesis falls under the family of flowering plants called Commelinaceae. Acta bot. Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. NameThatPlant.net currently features 3812 plants and 23,753 images. 285 miner agents observed in leaves of both species were dipterous. 6 Commelina maculata Plants erect or ascending, less often creeping and branched; leaf blade lanceolate, apex acuminate; spathelike involucral bracts 1 to several, ca. Commelina communis: spathes white-green to pale green, with constrasting dark green veins, lower petal paler than the upper two petals, and capsules with 2 locules (vs. C. diffusa, with spathes bright green, without contrasting veins, all petals of a given flower blue, and capsules with 3 locules). Location collected: Paies, Palikir Date collected: November 28,1999 Collected by: Harry Saul. f. [family COMMELINACEAE] [family ] Origin It is native to Asia, West Indies, including much of Puerto Rico and several of the Virgin Islands such … Commelina diffusa Burm.f. 1768. 节节草 jie jie cao Herbs annual. (1768) Fl. Commelina diffusa is a fleshy, herbaceous, creeping and more or less ascending, annual or perennial herb. The New York Flora Atlas is a source of information for the distribution of plants within the state, as well as information on plant habitats, associated ecological communities, and taxonomy. Commelina caespitosa Roxb. Commelina diffusa Burm.f. Santos et al. Commelina diffusa, Spreading Dayflower, Creeping Dayflower. Involucral bracts grow opposite the leaves. Leaves are lanceolate to ovate-lanceolate, 3–9 cm long and 1.5–2 cm wide. (2005). There are two recognised varieties, one being the type and the other being C. diffusa var. Members of this family (Commelindeae: Commelinaceae) are common throughout the Caribbean, North and Latin America, Africa, Asia, the Middle East and parts of Oceania … Ind. Scurvy Weed. Genus Species- Commelina diffusa 2. Spreading Dayflower (Commelina diffusa) is a monocot weed in the Commelinaceae family. Family- Commelinaceae (Spiderwort Family) 3. 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