Family – Gesneriaceae

Family – Gesneriaceae. 7 genera in Sri Lanka

  1. GESNERIACEAE

91.01. AESCHYNANTHUS Jack

A.ceylanica Gardner

91.02. CHAMPIONIA Gardner

C.reticulata Gardner

91.03. CHIRITA Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don

C.angusta (Clarke) Theobald & Grupe [Chirita zeylanica var. angusta Clarke]

C.moonii Gardner

C.walkeri Gardner subsp. parviflora (Clarke) Theobald & Grupe subsp. walkeri

C.zeylanica Hook.

91.04. DIDYMOCARPUS Wall.

D.floccosus Thw.

D.humboldtianus Gardner [Didymocarpus humboldtianus var. primulaefolia (Gardner) Thw.] [Didymocarpus humboldtianus var. recedens Clarke]

D.zeylanicus R. Br.

91.05. EPITHEMA Blume

E.carnosum (G. Don) Benth.

91.06. RHYNCHOGLOSSUM Blume

R.gardneri Theobald & Grupe   Klugia zeylanica Gardner]

R.notonianum (Wall.) Burtt [Klugia notoniana A. DC] [Klugia notoniana var. glabra Clarke] S:diya-nilla

91.07. RHYNCHOTECHUM Blume

R.permolle (Nees) Burtt  [Isanthera permollis Nees]

 

Reference – A CHECK LIST OF THE FLOWERING PLANTS; Lilani Kumudini Senaratna, B.Sc. (Colombo) M.Phil. (OUSL), Department of Botany, The Open University of Sri Lanka, Nawala, Nugegoda.  Published by National Science Foundation 47/5, Maitland, Place Colombo 7 SRI LANKA

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