- Art Gallery -

Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Orobanchaceae
Tribus: Pedicularideae
Genus: Anisantherina
Species: A. hispidula

Anisantherina Pennell Mem. Torrey Bot. Club 16(2): 106. (1920)
monotypic taxon

Native distribution areas:

Continental: SE. Mexico to Tropical America
Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico Southeast, Panama, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela

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

Primary references

Pennell, F.W. (1920) Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club 16(2): 106.


Govaerts, R. et al. 2020. Anisantherina in Kew Science Plants of the World online. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2020 Sep 13. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2020. Anisantherina. Published online. Accessed: Sep 13 2020.
Tropicos.org 2020. Anisantherina. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2020 Sep 13.
Catalogue of Life: 2020 Annual Checklist

Vernacular names

Anisantherina is a genus of flowering plants belonging to the family Orobanchaceae.[1]

Its native range is Southeastern Mexico to Tropical America.[1]


Anisantherina hispidula (Mart.) Pennell


"Anisantherina Pennell | Plants of the World Online | Kew Science". Plants of the World Online. Retrieved 17 March 2021.

Plants Images

Biology Encyclopedia

Retrieved from "http://en.wikipedia.org/"
All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

Home - Hellenica World