FLORA MALAYSIANA

Plants of the Malaysian Region



Monocotyledoneae.


Family: COMMELINACEAE , Spiderworts.
Taxonomy: Class: Liliopsida Brongniart, 1843, (monocotyledons), Subclass Commelinidae, Takhtajan, 1967 , Cladus: Commelinids, Order: Commelinales, Dumortier, 1829 , Family: Commelinaceae Mirb. (1804), R. Brown, 1810, Subfamily Commelinoideae, Faden & D.R. Hunt.

Genus: Commelina Ruiz & Pav. , Pink Spiderwort



Pink Spiderwort, Species: Commelina nudiflora Baker.
Ref: Common Malayan Wild Flowers; M.R. Henderson; (1961); Longmans; Britain. - page 61
http://fairfun.net/my2/flora_my/flora_my-m/flora-ma/mc/cmcom01c.htm, http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=MUNU
File: cmcom01r.jpg. Original Size: 336 x 249
Loc.: Kuala Kubu Bharu, Selangor. Date: xx/xx/1997
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: Family: Commelinaceae, Mirb. (1804), Subfamily: Commelinoideae, Faden & D.R. Hunt, Tribe: Commelineae, Genus: Commelina, Linn. , Species: Commelina nudiflora Linn., Syn: Murdannia nudiflora (L.) Brenan., = Aneilema nudiflorum, (L.) Sweet = Ditelesia nudiflora