Coleus scutellarioides

Family:LAMIACEAE
Species:Coleus scutellarioides (L.)Benth.
Common Name:COMMON COLEUS
Plant Notes:This species is now placed in Coleus, following the taxonomy of Paton et al. (2019) that recognizes Plectranthus as distinct from Coleus. Prior taxonomies had differed (Pollard & Paton 2001; Paton et al 2004; Zhong et al. 2010).
Status:Not Native, FACU (NWPL)

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Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order LAMIALES
FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus Coleus
Species Coleus scutellarioides (L.)Benth. - COMMON COLEUS

Citation

Citation COLEUS SCUTELLARIOIDES (Linnaeus) Bentham, in Wallich, Pl. Asiat. Rar. 2: 15. 1830.
Basionym: Ocimum scutellarioides Linnaeus 1763.
Type: INDONESIA: Amboin Island, without data (lectotype: Rumphius, Herb. Amboin. 5: t. 101. 1747. Lectotypified by Merrill, Interpr. Herb. Amboin. 560. 1917.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Highlands FLAS  
Monroe Keys FTG  
Monroe Mainland FTG  
Orange FLAS  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Calchas scutellarioides Calchas scutellarioides (Linnaeus) P. V. Heath, Calyx 6: 51. 1999.BASIONYM: Ocimum scutellarioides Linnaeus 1763. 
Coleus pumilus Coleus pumilus Blanco, Fl. Filip. 482. 1837. TYPE: PHILIPPINES: Luzon: Prov. Rizal: Barrio of Pineda, Pasig, Oct 1914, Merrill Sp. Blanco. No. 190 (neotype: K). Neotypified by Suddee et al., Kew Bull. 59: 411. 2004.
Majana pumila Majana pumila (Blanco) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 524. 1891.BASIONYM: Coleus pumilus Blanco 1837. 
Majana scutellarioides Majana scutellarioides (Linnaeus) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 524. 1891.BASIONYM: Ocimum scutellarioides Linnaeus 1763. 
Ocimum scutellarioides Ocimum scutellarioides Linnaeus, Sp. Pl., ed. 2. 834. 1763. TYPE: INDONESIA: Amboin Island, without data (lectotype: Rumphius, Herb. Amboin. 5: t. 101. 1747. Lectotypified by Merrill, Interpr. Herb. Amboin. 560. 1917.
Plectranthus scutellarioides Plectranthus scutellarioides (Linnaeus) R. Brown, Prodr. 506. 1810BASIONYM: Ocimum scutellarioides Linnaeus 1763. 
Solenostemon scutellarioides Solenostemon scutellarioides (Linnaeus) Codd, Bothalia 11: 439. 1975.BASIONYM: Ocimum scutellarioides Linnaeus 1763. 
Calchas acuminata Calchas acuminata (Bentham) P. V. Heath, Calyx 5: 160. 1996.BASIONYM: Coleus acuminatus Bentham 1831. 
Calchas atropurpureus Calchas atropurpureus (Bentham) P. V. Heath, Calyx 5: 160. 1997.BASIONYM: Coleus atropurpureus Bentham 1830. 
Calchas crispipilus Calchas crispipilus (Merrill) P. V. Heath, Calyx 5: 160. 1996.BASIONYM: Coleus macranthus Merrill, var. crispipilus Merrill 1906. 
Calchas scutellarioides var. angustifolia Calchas scutellarioides (Linnaeus) P. V. Heath, var. angustifolia (Bentham) P. V. Heath, Calyx 6: 51. 1999.BASIONYM: Coleus scutellarioides (Linnaeus) Bentham, var. angustifolia Bentham 1870. 
Calchas scutellarioides var. crispipila Calchas scutellarioides (Linnaeus) P. V. Heath, var. crispipila (Merrill) P. V. Heath, Calyx 6: 51. 1999.BASIONYM: Coleus macranthus Merrill, var. crispipilus Merrill 1906. 
Calchas scutellarioides var. limnophila Calchas scutellarioides (Linnaeus) P. V. Heath, var. limnophila (Bentham) P. V. Heath, Calyx 6: 51. 1999.BASIONYM: Coleus scutellarioides (Linnaeus) Bentham, var. limnophila Bentham 1870. 
Colesu scutellarioides var. gibbsiae Coleus scutellarioides (Linnaeus) Bentham, var. gibbsiae (S. Moore) Keng, Gard. Bull. Singapore 24: 58. 1969.BASIONYM: Coleus gibbsiae S. Moore 1917. 
Coleus acuminatus Coleus acuminatus Bentham, Linnaea 6: 81. 1831. TYPE: PHILIPPINES: Samar: Without data, Cuming 1683 (neotype: K). Neotypified by Suddee et al., Kew Bull. 59: 411. 2004.
Coleus atropurpureus Coleus atropurpureus Bentham, in Wallich, Pl. Asiat. Rar. 2: 16. 1830. TYPE: SINGAPORE:
Coleus atropurpureus var. densiflorus Coleus atropurpureus Bentham, var. densiflorus Bentham, Labiat. Gen. Spec. 54. 1832. TYPE: PHILIPPINES: Luzon: Manila, 1830, Chamisso s.n. (holotype: K).
Coleus atropurpureus var. javanicus Coleus atropurpureus Bentham, var. javanicus Bentham, in de Candolle, Prodr. 12: 74. 1848. TYPE: INDONESIA: Java:
Coleus atropurpureus var. ramosus Coleus atropurpureus Bentham, var. ramosus Bentham, in Wallich, Pl. Asiat. Rar. 2: 16. 1830. TYPE: MALAYSIA:
Coleus batemannii Coleus batemannii T. Moore, Gard. Chron. 1868: 377. 1868, pro hybr.  
Coleus bausei Coleus bausei T. Moore, Gard. Chron. 1868: 377. 1868, pro hybr.  
Coleus berkeleyi Coleus berkeleyi T. Moore, Gard. Chron. 1868: 376. 1868, pro hybr.  
Coleus blancoi Coleus blancoi Bentham, in de Candolle, Prodr. 12: 79. 1848.BASIONYM: Coleus grandifolius Blanco 1837, non Bentham 1832. 
Coleus blumei Coleus blumei Bentham, Labiat. Gen. Spec. 56. 1832.BASIONYM: Plectranthus scutellarioides Blume 1827, non (Linnaeus) R. Brown 1810. 
Coleus blumei var. marshallii Coleus blumei Bentham, var. marshallii (T. Moore) Rothschild, Pl. Feuill. Col. 2: 74, t. 37. 1869.BASIONYM: Coleus marshallii T. Moore 1868. 
Coleus blumei var. murrayi Coleus blumei Bentham, var. murrayii (T. Moore) Rothschild, Pl. Feuill. Col. 2: 74, t. 37. 1869.BASIONYM: Coleus murrayi T. Moore 1868. 
Coleus blumei var. pectinatus Coleus blumei Bentham, var. pectinatus C. Morren, Belgique Hort. 6: 99, t. 18. 1856. TYPE: Cult. in Belgium, without data (lectotype: C. Morren, Belgique Hort. 6: t. 18. 1856). Lectotypified by A. J. Paton et al., Phytokeys 129: 94. 2019.
Coleus blumei var. telfordii Coleus blumei Bentham, var. telfordii (McPhail ex H. Laurentius) Rothschild, Pl. Feuill. Col. 2: 74, t. 37. 1869.BASIONYM: Coleus telfordii McPhail ex H. Laurentius 1868. 
Coleus clarkii Coleus clarkii T. Moore, Gard. Chron. 1868: 377. 1868, pro hybr.  
Coleus crispipilus Coleus crispipilus (Merrill) Merrill, Philipp. J. Sci. 5: 382. 1910.BASIONYM: Coleus macranthus Merrill, var. crispipilus Merrill 1906. 
Coleus dixii Coleus dixii T. Moore, Gard. Chron. 1868: 376. 1868, pro hybr.  
Coleus formosanus Coleus formosanus Hayata, in Matsumura & Hayata, J. Coll. Sci. Imp. Univ. Tokyo 22: 320. 1906. TYPE: TAIWAN: Kotosho, 21 Nov 1899, Miyake s.n. (holotype: TI).
Coleus gaudichaudii Coleus gaudichaudii Briquet, Annuaire Conserv. Jard. Bot. Genève 2: 237. 1898. TYEP: PHILIPPINES: Luzon: Manila area, Dec 1836, Gaudichaud-Beaupré s.n. (holotype: G).
Coleus gibbsiae Coleus gibbsiae S. Moore, in Gibbs, Fl. Arfak Mts. 178. 1917. TYPE: INDONESIA: New Guinea: Arfak Mountains, s.d., Gibbs 5909 (holotype: BM; isotypes: K, L).
Coleus gibsonii Coleus gibsonii H. J. Veitch, Gard. Chron. 18686: 432. 1866. TYPE: NEW CALEDONIA: Cult. in London,
Coleus grandifolius Coleus grandifolius Benthzm, Labiat. Gen. Spec. 54. 1832. TYPE: TIMOR:
Coleus grandifolius Coleus grandifolius Blanco, Fl. Filip. 482. 1837, non Bentham 1832. TYPE: PHILIPPINES:
Coleus hendersonii Coleus hendersonii Regel, Gartenflora 28: 244. 1879.  
Coleus hybridus Coleus hybridus Cobeau, Arch. Bot. (Forli) 4: 35. 1928.  
Coleus igolotorum Coleus Igolotorumi Briquet, Annuaire Conserv. Jard. Bot. Genève 2: 236. 1898. TYEP: PHILIPPINES: Luzon: Igolotes, s.d., Callery 48 (holotype: G; isotype: P).
Coleus ingratus Coleus ingratus (Blume) Bentham, Labiat. Gen. Spec. 53. 1832.BASIONYM: Plectranthus ingratus Blume 1826. 
Coleus integrifolius Coleus intgegrifolius Elmer, Leafl. Philipp. Bot. 7: 2696. 1915. TYPE: PHILIPPINES: Mindanao: Prov. Agusana: Cadabdaran (Mount Urdaneta), Aug 1912, Elmer 13627 (holotype: PNH; isotypes: A, BM, K, L, NY, P).
Coleus laciniatus Coleus laciniatus (Blume) Bentham, Labiat. Gen. Spec. 56. 1832.BASIONYM: Plectranthus laciniatus Blume 1826. 
Coleus macranthus var. crispipilus Coleus macranthus Merrill, var. crispipilus Merrill, Philipp. J. Sci. 1(Suppl.): 235. 1906. TYPE: PHILIPPINES: Luzon: Prov. Benguet, Suyoc to Panai, Nov 1905, Merrill 4780 (holotype: PNH; isotypes: BM, K, NY).
Coleus marmoratus Coleus marmoratus W. Bull, Proc. Roy. Hort. Soc. London 4: 133. 1864.  
Coleus marshallii Coleus marshallii T. Moore, Gard. Chron. 1868: 376. 1868, pro hybr.  
Coleus multicolor Coleus multicolor J. H. Veitch ex Kellock, Gard. Chronl., ser. 2. 7: 571. 1877.  
Coleus multiflorus Coleus multiflorus Bentham, Labiat. Gen. Spec. 55. 1832. TYPE: PHILIPPINES: Luzon: Manila, s.d., Perrottet s.n. (holotype: P).
Coleus murrayi Coleus murrayi T. Moore, Gard. Chron. 1868: 376. 1868, pro hybr.  
Coleus pubescens Coleus pubescens Merrill, Philipp. J. Sci., C. 3: 432. 1909. TYPE: PHILIPPINES: Babuyan Island, 17 Jun 1907, Eugenio Zenix, Bur. Sci. 3892 (holotype: PNH; isotype: BM).
Coleus reevesii Coleus reevesii T. Moore, Gard. Chron. 1868: 377. 1868, pro hybr.  
Coleus rehneltianus Coleus rehneltianus A. Berger, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 54(Beibl. 120): 197. 1915.  
Coleus ruckeri Coleus ruckeri T. Moore, Gard. Chron. 1868: 377. 1868, pro hybr.  
Coleus saundersii Coleus saundersii T. Moore, Gard. Chron. 1868: 376. 1868, pro hybr.  
Coleus savannicola Coleus savannicola K. Schumann, in K. Schumann & Lauterbach, Fl. Schutzegeb. Südsee 529. 1900. TYPE: PAPUA NEW GUINEA:
Coleus scottii Coleus scottii T. Moore, Gard. Chron. 1868: 377. 1868, pro hybr.  
Coleus scutellarioides var. angustifolia Coleus scutellarioides (Linnaeus) Bentham, var. angustifolia Bentham, Fl. Austral. 5: 80. 1870. TYPE: AUSTRALIA: Northern Australia:
Coleus scutellarioides var. blumei Coleus scutellarioides (Linnaeus) Bentham, var. blumei (Bentham) Miquel, Fl. Ned. Ind. 2: 950. 1858.BASIONYM: Coleus blumei Bentham 1832; Plectranthus scutellarioides Blume 1827, non (Linnaeus) R. Brown 1810. 
Coleus scutellarioides var. celebicus Coleus scutellarioides (Linnaeus) Bentham, var. celebicus Muquel, Fl. Ned. Ind. 2: 950. 1858. TYPE: INDONESIA: Celebes:
Coleus scutellarioides var. crispipilus Coleus scutellarioides (Linnaeus) Bentham, var. crispipilus (Merrill) Keng, Gard. Bull. Straits Settlem. 24: 56. 1969.BASIONYM: Coleus macranthus Merrill, var. crispipilus Merrill 1906. 
Coleus scutellarioides var. gracilis Coleus scutellarioides (Linnaeus) Bentham, var. gracilus Muquel, Fl. Ned. Ind. 2: 950. 1858. TYPE: INDONESIA: Ceram:
Coleus scutellarioides var. grandifolius Coleus scutellarioides (Linnaeus) Bentham, var. grandifolius (Bentham) Keng, Gard. Bull. Singapore 24: 58. 1969.BASIONYM: Coleus grandifolius Bentham 1832. 
Coleus scutellarioides var. ingratus Coleus scutellarioides (Linnaeus) Bentham, var. ingratus (BLume) Miquel, Fl. Ned. Ind. 2: 950. 1858.BASIONYM: Plectranthus ingratus Blume 1826. 
Coleus scutellarioides var. integrifolius Coleus scutellarioides (Linnaeus) Bentham, var. integrifolius (Elmer) Keng, Gard. Bull. Singapore 24: 58. 1969.BASIONYM: Coleus integrifolius Elmer 1915. 
Coleus scutellarioides var. laciniatus Coleus scutellarioides (Linnaeus) Bentham, var. laciniatus (BLume) Miquel, Fl. Ned. Ind. 2: 950. 1858.BASIONYM: Plectranthus laciniatus Blume 1826. 
Coleus scutellarioides var. laxa Coleus scutellarioides (Linnaeus) Bentham, var. laxa Bentham, Fl. Austral. 5: 80. 1870. TYPE: AUSTRALIA: Northern Australia:
Coleus scutellarioides var. limnophila Coleus scutellarioides (Linnaeus) Bentham, var. limnophila Bentham, Fl. Austral. 5: 80. 1870. TYPE: AUSTRALIA: Northern Australia:
Coleus secundiflorus Coleus secundiflorus Bentham, Labiat. Gen. Spec. 55. 1832. TYPE: TIMOR:
Coleus telfordii Coleus telfordii McPhail ex H. Laurentius, Nursery Cat. (H. Laurentius) 40: 3. 1868.  
Coleus tryonii Coleus tryonii Anonymous, Fl. Mag. (London), ser. 2. 1: t. 34. 1872. TYPE: Cult. in England, without data (lectotype: Anonymous, Fl. Mag. (London), ser. 2. 1: t. 34. 1872). Lectotypified by A. J. Paton et al., Phytokeys 129: 94. 2019.
Coleus veitchii Coleus veitchii Dombrain, Fl. Mag. (London) 6: t. 345. 1867. TYPE: NEW CALEDONIA: Cult. in London,
Coleus verschaffeltii Coleus verschaffeltii Lemaire, Ill. Hort. 8: t. 293. 1861. TYPE: INDONESIA: Java: Cult. in France, without data (lectotype: Lemaire, Ill. Hort. 8: t. 293. 1861). Lectotypified by Suddee et al., Kew Bull. 59: 411. 2004.
Coleus verschaffeltii var. marmoratus Coleus verschaffeltii Lemaire, var. marmoratus (W. Bull) André, Pl. Feuill. Ornem. 144. 1866.BASIONYM: Coleus marmoratus W. Bull 1864. 
Coleus verschaffeltii var. splendens Coleus verschaffeltii Lemaire, var. splendens Anonymous, Garden (London 1871-1927) 5: 54. 1874.  
Coleus wilsonii Coleus wilsonii T. Moore, Gard. Chron. 1868: 377. 1868, pro hybr.  
Coleus zschokkei Coleus zschokkei Merrill, Philipp. J. Sci., C. 5: 382. 1910. TYPE: PHILIPPINES: Luzon: Prov. Benguet: Mount Pulog, May 1909, Merrill 6529 (holotype: PNH; isotypes: K, NY, P).
Majana acuminata Majana acuminata (Bentham) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 524. 1891.BASIONYM: Coleus acuminatus Bentham 1831. 
Majana blancoi Majana blancoi (Bentham) IKuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 524. 1891.BASIONYM: Coleus blancoi Bentham 1848; Coleus grandifolius Blanco 1837, non Bentham 1832. 
Majana grandifolia Majana grandifolia (Bentham) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 524. 1891BASIONYM: Coleus grandifolius Bentham 1832. 
Majana multiflora Majana multiflora (Bentham) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 524. 1891.BASIONYM: Coleus multiflorus Bentham 1832. 
Majana scutellarioides var. atropurpureus Majana scutellarioides (Linnaeus) Kuntze, var. atropurpurea (Bentham) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 524. 1891.BASIONYM: Coleus atropurpureus Bentham 1830. 
Majana scutellarioides var. blumei Majana scutellarioides (Linnaeus) Kuntze, var. blumei (Bentham) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 524. 1891.BASIONYM: Coleus blumei Bentham 1832; Plectranthus scutellarioides Blume 1827, non (Linnaeus) R. Brown 1810. 
Majana secundiflora Majana secundiflora (Bentham) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 524. 1891.BASIONYM: Coleus secundiflorus Bentham 1832. 
Ocimum peltatum Ocimum peltatum Schweigger ex Schrank, Denkschr. Königl.-Baier. Bot. Ges. Regensburg 2: 55. 1822. TYPE: BRAZIL: Cult. in Germany,
Plectranthus blumei Plectranthus blumei (Bentham) Launert, Mitt. Bot. Staatssamml. München 7: 301. 1968.BASIONYM: Coleus blumei Bentham 1832; Plectranthus scutellarioides Blume 1827, non (Linnaeus) R. Brown 1810. 
Plectranthus ingratus Plectranthus ingratus Blume, Bijdr. 836. 1826. TYPE: INDONESIA: Java: G. Parang, s.d., Blume 992 (lectotype: L). Lectotypified by Keng, Gard. Bull. Singapore 24: 13-180. 1969.
Plectranthus laciniatus Plectranthus laciniatus Blume, Bijdr. 838. 1826. TYPE: INDONESIA: Java: Without data, Blume s.n. (lectotype: L). Lectotypified by Keng, Gard. Bull. Singapore 24: 13-180. 1969.
Plectranthus nudiflorus Plectranthus nudiflorus Willdenow, Sp. Pl. 3: 168. 1800.  
Plectranthus scutellarioides Plectranthus scutellarioides Blume, Bijdr. 837. 1827, non (Linnaeus) R. Brown 1810. TYPE: INDONESIA: Java: Without data, Blume s.n. (lectotype: L). Lectotypified by Suddee et al., Kew Bull. 59: 411. 2004.
Solenostemon blumei Solenostemon blumei (Bentham) M. Gómez de la Maza y Jiménez, Bol. Secr. Agric. Comerc. Trab., Cuba 22: 127. 1914.BASIONYM: Coleus blumei Bentham 1832; Plectranthus scutellarioides Blume 1827, non (Linnaeus) R. Brown 1810.