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Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Lamiaceae
Subfamilia: Nepetoideae
Tribus: Mentheae
Subtribus: Salviinae
Genus: Salvia
Species: Salvia whitehousei

Salvia whitehousei Alziar
Biocosme Mesogeen; Revue d'Histoire Naturelle. Nice 5(3-4):86. 1988

Salvia whitehousei, the clustered sage, is a herbaceous perennial that is native to Texas.[1][2]

Salvia whitehousei was originally described as "Salviastrum dolichanthum Cory" in 1930 by Victor Louis Cory. When the genus Salviastrum was merged into Salvia in 1949 by Eula Whitehouse, it became "Salvia dolichantha (Cory) Whitehouse". In 1988, because there was already a Salvia species from China named "Salvia dolichantha" (1934), Gabriel Alziar renamed the plant to the current Salvia whitehousei, in honor of Eula Whitehouse.[3]

"Salvia whitehousei". Native Plant Database. University of Texas at Austin. 2007-01-01. Retrieved 28 June 2010.
"Salvia whitehousei". USDA Plants Profile. United States Department of Agriculture. Retrieved 28 June 2010.
"Lamiaceae Salvia dolichantha (Cory) Whitehouse". IPNI Plant Name Details. Retrieved 3 July 2010.

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