1. Family: Myrtaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Eugenia P.Micheli ex L.
      1. Eugenia ligustrina (Sw.) Willd.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Caribbean to Brazil.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Dominican Republic, Guyana, Haiti, Leeward Is., Puerto Rico, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Windward Is.

    Eugenia ligustrina (Sw.) Willd. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jul 10, 2013 Arantes, A.A. [399], Brazil K001018469
    Jul 1, 2013 Heringer, E.P. [15929], Brazil K001018478
    Nov 1, 2012 Faria [3023], Brazil K000065999
    Oct 1, 2012 Rollo, M.A. [s.n.], Brazil K001021469
    Jan 1, 2012 Lanjouw, J. [3016], Suriname K001018468
    Jan 1, 2005 Carvalho, A.M.V. [s.n.], Brazil K001018470
    Jan 1, 2005 Gardner [4676], Brazil K001018473
    Jan 1, 2001 Cordeiro, J. [1333], Brazil K001018477
    Jan 1, 1997 Evans, R. [2475], Suriname K001018466
    Williams, R.O. [s.n.], Trinidad & Tobago K001002301
    Wright [s.n.], Jamaica K001002291
    Rico, L. [2050], Cuba K001002285
    Beck, G. [16877], Bolivia K001002917
    Broadway, W.E. [2960], Trinidad & Tobago K001002304
    Eggers [5363], Cuba K001002281
    Eggers [346] K001002316
    Smith, H.H. [s.n.] K001002319
    Smith, H.H. [s.n.] K001002320
    Parker [s.n.], Dominica K001002310
    Wright, C. [1208], Cuba K001002282
    Wright, C. [169], Cuba K001002284
    Wright, C. [169], Puerto Rico K001002295
    Silva, L.A.M. [2588], Brazil K001018471
    Linden [1985], Cuba K001002283
    Linden [1985], Cuba K001002286
    Linden [1985], Cuba K001002288
    Ekman, E.L. [3753], Haiti K001002293
    Harris, W. [5231], Jamaica K001002290
    Sintenis, P. [1317], Puerto Rico K001002296
    Burchell, W.J. [5241], Brazil K001018474
    Britton, N.L. [2732], Trinidad & Tobago K001002303
    Axelrod, F. [7739], Puerto Rico K001002297
    Axelrod, F. [8309], Puerto Rico K001002298
    Boldingh, I. [473 B], St. Kitts & Nevis K001002315
    Heller, A.A. [1304], Puerto Rico K001002299
    Curtiss, A.H. [732], Cuba K001002287
    Stoffers, A.L. [3784], Netherlands Antilles K001002318
    Jonsson, G. [844a], Brazil K001018476
    Britton, N.L [s.n.], Trinidad & Tobago K001002302
    Leonard, E.C. [14789], Haiti K001002292
    Waby, J.R. [112], Barbados K001002312
    Hooper, E.D.M. [s.n.], Antigua & Barbuda K001002307
    Lima, H.C. de [4238], Brazil K001018475
    Hamilton, M.A. [570], Montserrat 65189.000
    Hamilton, M.A. [MH 570], Montserrat K000368908
    Hamilton, M.A. [327], Montserrat K000368910
    Hamilton, M.A. [308], Montserrat K000368911
    Robbins, S.K. [SR 24], Montserrat K000368912
    Steinbach, J. [6463], Bolivia K001002918
    Regnell, A.F. [II116], Brazil K001018472
    Anderson [s.n.], St. Lucia K001002311
    Anderson [s.n.], St. Lucia K001002313
    s.coll [s.n.], Trinidad & Tobago K001002300
    s.coll [s.n.], Guadeloupe K001002305
    s.coll [s.n.] K001002317
    Skelding, A.D. [4578], Jamaica K001002289
    s.coll. [6768], Guyana K001018467
    Nicholson [s.n.], Antigua & Barbuda K001002308
    Hahn, S. [1502], Martinique K001002306
    Bev, L.G. [s.n.], St. Vincent & the Grenadines K001002309
    Ismay [17], Dominican Republic K001002314
    Rusby, K.H. [321], Bolivia K001002916
    Vasconcelos [570] K000066136

    First published in Sp. Pl., ed. 4, 2: 962 (1799)

    Accepted by

    • de Lima Lourenço, A.R. & de Vasconcellos Barbosa, M.R. (2012). Myrtaceae em restingas no limite norte de distribuição da Mata Atlântica, Brasil Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 63: 373-393.
    • de Oliveira Bünger, M., Scalon, V.R., Sobral, M. & Stehmann, J.R. (2012). Myrtaceae no parque estadual do Itacolomi, Minas Gerais, Brasil Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 63: 857-881.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Govaerts, R., Sobral, N., Ashton, P., Barrie, F., Holst, B.K., Landrum, L.L., Matsumoto, K., Fernanda Mazine, F., Nic Lughadha, E., Proença, C. & al. (2008). World Checklist of Myrtaceae: 1-455. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Oliveira-Filho, A.T. (2006). Catálogo das Árvores nativas de Minas Gerais: 1-423. Editora UFLA, Lavas, Brasil.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Williams, R.O. (1934). Myrtaceae (pars.) Flora of Trinidad and Tobago 1(6): 333-410. Government Printing Office, Port-of-Spain.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Oliveira-Filho, A.T. (2006). Catálogo das Árvores nativas de Minas Gerais: 1-423. Editora UFLA, Lavas, Brasil.

    Sources

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