Fittonia gigantea

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Fittonia gigantea


Taxonavigation: Lamiales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Acanthaceae
Subfamilia: Acanthoideae
Tribus: Justicieae
Genus: Fittonia
Species: Fittonia gigantea


Fittonia gigantea Linden ex André, 1869.


  • Gymnostachyum giganteum Hort. ex L. H. Bailey

Native distribution areas

Display the range areas:
  • Continental:Southern America
      • Venezuela (Delta Amacuro), Peru, Ecuador

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


  • Linden, J.J., Revue Horticole 186. 1869.
  • Jørgensen, P.M. & León-Yánez, S. 1999. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75: iviii,.


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