Genus: Laportea

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Laportea Gaudichaud-Beaupre, Voy. Uranie 12: 498. 1830.

List of Laportea Species

References to Laportea

  • Chew, W. L. 1969. A monograph of Laportea (Urticaceae). Gard. Bull. Straits Settlem. 25: 111-178.
  • Hardin, E. D.; Wistendahl, W. A. 1983. The effects of floodplain trees on herbaceous vegetation patterns, micro topography, and litter. Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 110: 23-30.
  • Hoppes, W. G. 1988. Seedfall pattern of several species of bird-dispersed plants in an Illinois woodland. Ecology 69: 320-329.
  • Kingsbury, J. M. 1966. Poison ivy, poison sumac and other rash-producing plants. Cornell Extension Bulletin 1154: 1-16.
  • Menges, E. S. 1990. Environmental correlations with male, female, and clonal biomass allocation in the forest herb Laportea canadensis. Amer. Midl. Naturalist 124: 171-180.
  • Miller, N. G. 1971. The genera of Urticaceae in the southeastern United States. J. Arnold Arbor. 52: 40-68.
  • Monro, A.; Spencer, M. A. 2005. Typification of Linnaean plant names in Urticaceae. Taxon 54: 796-798.