Nama (plant)

Nama
Nama demissum, Nevada desert
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: (unplaced)
Family: Boraginaceae
Subfamily: Hydrophylloideae
Genus: Nama
L.[1]
Species

See text.

Synonyms

Andropus Brand
Conanthus S.Watson[1]

Nama is a genus of herbaceous plants belonging to the family Boraginaceae. Most are found in North America.

Contents

Selected species

  • Nama aretioides (Hook. & Arn.) Brand – ground nama
  • Nama arizonicum Bacon – Arizona fiddleleaf
  • Nama californicum (A.Gray) Bacon – California fiddleleaf
  • Nama carnosum (Woot.) C.L.Hitchc. – sand fiddleleaf
  • Nama demissum A.Gray – purple mat
  • Nama densum J.G.Lemmon – leafy nama
  • Nama depressum J.G. & S.A. Lemmon ex A.Gray – depressed fiddleleaf
  • Nama dichotomum (Ruiz & Pavón) Choisy – wishbone fiddleleaf
  • Nama havardii A.Gray – Havard's fiddleleaf
  • Nama hispidum A.Gray – sand bells, bristly nama
  • Nama jamaicense L. – Jamaicanweed
  • Nama lobbii A.Gray – Lobb's fiddleleaf
  • Nama macranthum (Choisy) Brand – royal fiddleleaf
  • Nama parvifolium (Torr.) Greenm. – small-leaf fiddleleaf
  • Nama pusillum J.G. & S.A. Lemmon ex A.Gray – eggleaf fiddleleaf
  • Nama retrorsum J.T.Howell – betatakin fiddleleaf
  • Nama rothrockii A.Gray – Rothrock's fiddleleaf
  • Nama sandwicense A.Gray – hinahina kahakai
  • Nama serpylloides A.Gray ex Hemsl. – velvet fiddleleaf
  • Nama stenocarpum A.Gray – mud fiddleleaf
  • Nama stenophyllum A.Gray ex Hemsl. – slimpod fiddleleaf
  • Nama stevensii C.L.Hitchc. – Stevens' fiddleleaf
  • Nama torynophyllum Greenm. – matted fiddleleaf
  • Nama undulatum Kunth – whitewhisker fiddleleaf
  • Nama xylopodum (Woot. & Standl.) C.L.Hitchc. – yellowseed fiddleleaf[2][3]

Formerly placed here

  • Evolvulus convolvuloides (Willd.) Stearn (as N. convolvuloides Willd.)
  • Turricula parryi (A.Gray) J.F.Macbr. (as N. parryi A.Gray)[3]

References

  1. ^ a b "Genus: Nama L.". Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. 2007-10-05. http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/genus.pl?7958. Retrieved 2011-03-05. 
  2. ^ "Nama". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. http://www.itis.gov/servlet/SingleRpt/SingleRpt?search_topic=TSN&search_value=31399. Retrieved 2011-03-05. 
  3. ^ a b "GRIN Species Records of Nama". Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/splist.pl?7958. Retrieved 2011-03-05. 

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  • Nama densum — ID 55635 Symbol Key NADE2 Common Name leafy nama Family Hydrophyllaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA, CO, ID, MT, NV, OR, UT, WA, WY Growth Habit Forb/herb …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Nama hispidum — ID 55642 Symbol Key NAHI Common Name bristly nama Family Hydrophyllaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AZ, CA, CO, MD, NM, NV, OK, TX, UT Growth Habit Forb/herb …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Nama — ID 55622 Symbol Key NAMA4 Common Name fiddleleaf Family Hydrophyllaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AZ, CA, CO, FL, HI, ID, KS, LA, MD, MT, NM, NV, OK, OR, PR, SC, TX, UT, VI, WA,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Nama californicum — ID 55627 Symbol Key NACA3 Common Name California fiddleleaf Family Hydrophyllaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA, NV Growth Habit Forb/herb D …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Nama carnosum — ID 55629 Symbol Key NACA Common Name sand fiddleleaf Family Hydrophyllaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution NM, TX Growth Habit Subshrub, Forb/herb …   USDA Plant Characteristics


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