1. Family: Myrtaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Myrciaria O.Berg
      1. Myrciaria tenella (DC.) O.Berg

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Hispaniola, S. Tropical America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Dominican Republic, French Guiana, Haiti, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela

    Myrciaria tenella (DC.) O.Berg appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Sep 1, 2013 Lucas, E.J. [417], Brazil K000812431
    Sep 21, 2009 Zappi, D.C. [1616], Brazil K000566158
    Jan 1, 1993 Martius [47], Brazil K000001445 isotype
    Martius [47], Bahia K000001397 isotype
    Martius [1225], Brazil K000565857
    Riedel [1232], Brazil K000565853 syntype
    Sellow [s.n.], Brazil K000565856
    Glaziou, A.F.M. [17667], Brazil K001092683 isotype
    Sello, F. [s.n.], Rio Grande do Sul K001092682 isotype
    Ekman [12785], Dominican Republic Plinia montecristina K000170045 Unknown type material

    First published in Linnaea 27: 328 (1856)

    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.
    • 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.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Holst, B.K. (2008). Personal communication on Myratceae 8 SEL.

    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/
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