Rhexia virginica

Family:MELASTOMATACEAE
Species:Rhexia virginica L.
Common Name:HANDSOME HARRY
Status:Native, FACW (DEP), FACW (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order MYRTALES
FamilyMELASTOMATACEAE
Genus Rhexia
Species Rhexia virginica L. - HANDSOME HARRY

Citation

Citation RHEXIA VIRGINICA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 346. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: VIRGINIA: Without data, Clayton 227 (lectotype: BM). Lectotypified by C. W. James, Brittonia 8: 226. 1956.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
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Santa Rosa USF  
St. Johns FLAS  
Volusia USF  
Wakulla FTG  
Walton FLAS  
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Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Rhexia purshii Rhexia purshii Sprengel, Syst. Veg. 5: 590. 1828.BASIONYM: Rhexia stricta Pursh 1814, non Bonpland 1807. 
Rhexia stricta Rhexia stricta Pursh, Fl. Amer. Sept. 258. 1814, non Bonpland 1804. TYPE: Without data, Enslen s.n. (lectotype: W). Lectotypified by James, Brittonia 8: 227. 1956.
Rhexia virginica var. purshii Rhexia virginica Linnaeus, var. purshii (Sprengel) C. W. James, Brittonia 8: 227. 1956.BASIONYM: Rhexia purshii Sprengel 1828; Rhexia stricta Pursh 1814, non Bonpland 1807. 
Rhexia septemnervia Rhexia septemnervia Walter, Fl. Carol. 130. 1788. TYPE: SOUTH CAROLINA:
Rhexia virginica var. septemnervia Rhexia virginica Linnaeus, var. septemnervia (Walter) Poiret, in Lamarck, Encycl. 6: 1. 1804.BASIONYM: Rhexia septemnervia Walter 1788. 
Sabatia simplex Sabatia simplex Bertoloni, Mem. Reale Accad. Sci. Ist. Bologna 2: 309, pl. 19. 1850. TYPE: ALABAMA: Without data, 1834, Gates s.n. (holotype: BOLO).