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Common name

Portuguese: Viperina

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2616)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2519)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2128)

      Order: Lamiales (174)

        Family: Boraginaceae (36)(family description)

          Genus: Echium (9)

            Epithet: tuberculatum Gilib. (1)

tuberculatum => beset with small tubers, or knobbly projections

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: violet, pink, red

External links

Check for Echium tuberculatum at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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