Verbena litoralis Kunth

Nov. Gen. Sp. 2: 276, t. 137 (1818) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Introduced

*GipP, *VVP.

7 varieties have been described within Verbena litoralis, however, some authors do not consider any of these varieties as worthy of recognition (e.g. Nesom 2010). Other varieties of Verbena litoralis have been described that have been considered as synonomous with other species. One variety, Verbena litoralis var. litoralis, is recognised in Victoria. Profile provided under that name. 

Created by: Daniel Ohlsen, 2016-07-19
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2019-02-20
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Asteranae
order Lamiales
family Verbenaceae
genus Verbena
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Verbena litoralis in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Verbena litoralis in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Victorian Volcanic Plain present introduced
Gippsland Plain present introduced

State distribution

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Western Australia
Northern Territory
South Australia
New South Wales