1. Family: Begoniaceae C.Agardh
    1. Genus: Begonia L.
      1. Begonia rufa Thunb.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Brazil (Minas Gerais).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil Southeast

    Begonia rufa Thunb. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Gardner [5145], Minas Gerais Begonia lobata K000536663
    Gardner [5145], Minas Gerais Begonia lobata K000536664
    Sello [s.n.], Brazil Begonia lobata K000536666
    [Pohl] [1821], Brazil Begonia lobata K000536665

    First published in Pl. Bras. 1: 11 (1817)

    Accepted by

    • Rodrigues de Moraes, P.L., De Smedt, S. & Hjertson, M. (2014). Notes on the Brazilian plants collected by Georg Wilhelm Freyreiss and published by Carl Peter Thunberg in Plantarum Brasiliensium Harvard Papers in Botany 19: 123-132.
    • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Science Photographs
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