Scrophularia auriculata L.

Common name

English: Water Figwort

German: Wasser-Braunwurz

Portuguese: Erva-das-escaldadelas, Escrofulária

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Scrophulariales (99)

        Family: Scrophulariaceae (42) (family description)

          Genus: Scrophularia (3)

           Epithet: auriculata L. (3)

Synonym: Scrophularia aquatica auct. non L.

aquatica => living in water

auriculata => ear-shaped

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: hydrophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: red

External links

Check for Scrophularia auriculata at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

Search for more

SCIRUS