Congea tomentosa

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Congea tomentosa
Congea tomentosa


Taxonavigation: Lamiales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Lamiids
Ordo: Lamiales

Familia: Lamiaceae
Subfamilia: Symphorematoideae
Genus: Congea
Species: Congea tomentosa


Congea tomentosa Roxb., 1820


  • Heterotypic
    • Congea azurea Wall., Numer. List: n.° 1733 (1829), nom. nud.
    • Roscoea villosa Roxb., Fl. Ind. ed. 1832, 3: 55 (1832).
    • Calochlamys capitata C.Presl, Abh. Königl. Böhm. Ges. Wiss., ser. 5, 3: 579 (1845).
    • Congea villosa (Roxb.) Voigt, Hort. Suburb. Calcutt.: 473 (1845).
    • Congea tomentosa var. oblongifolia Schauer in Candolle, Prodr. 11: 624 (1847).
    • Congea oblonga Pierre ex Dop, Bull. Soc. Bot. France 61: 320 (1914 publ. 1915).
    • Congea petelotii Moldenke, Phytologia 3: 409 (1951).
    • Congea tomentosa var. nivea Munir, Gard. Bull. Singapore 21: 310 (1966).


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Asia-Temperate
    • Regional: Indian subcontinent
      • Assam, Bangladesh, India
    • Regional: China
      • China South-Central
  • Continental: Asia-Temperate
    • Regional: Southeastern Asia
      • Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • Introduced into:
      • Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Honduras, Malaya, Panamá, Sri Lanka, Trinidad-Tobago

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


Primary references[edit]

  • Roxburgh, W. 1811–1820. Plants of the Coast of Coromandel; selected from drawings and descriptions presented to the hon. court of directors of the East India Company, / by William Roxburgh, M.D. ; Published, by their order, under the direction of Sir Joseph Banks, Bart. P.R.S. ; Vol. III. London. BHL Reference page. : 3:90.

Additional references[edit]

  • Bramley, G.L.C. (2019). Flora Malesiana 23: 1-444. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.


Vernacular names[edit]

español: lluvia de orquideas
ไทย: เครือออน
中文: 绒苞藤
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