1. Family: Amaranthaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Pfaffia Mart.
      1. Pfaffia sericantha (Mart.) Pedersen

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Central Brazil.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central

    Pfaffia sericantha (Mart.) Pedersen appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Oldenburger, F.H.F. [1958], Brazil K001207944
    Anderson, W.R. [36582], Brazil Pfaffia cinerea K001207888
    Glaziou [21969], Brazil Pfaffia cinerea K001207887

    First published in Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., B, Adansonia 12: 90 (1990)

    Accepted by

    • Marchioretto, M.S., Miotto, S.T.S. & de Siqueira, J.C. (2010). O gênero Pfaffia Mart. (Amaranthaceae) no Brasil Hoehnea 37: 461-511.
    • Ramos Senna, L., Giulietti, A.M. & Rapini, A. (2010). Flora da Bahia: Amaranthaceae - Amaranthoideae e Gomphrenoideae Sitientibus Sérrie Ciências Biológicas 10: 3-73.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Marchioretto, M.S., Miotto, S.T.S. & de Siqueira, J.C. (2010). O gênero Pfaffia Mart. (Amaranthaceae) no Brasil Hoehnea 37: 461-511.
    • Ramos Senna, L., Giulietti, A.M. & Rapini, A. (2010). Flora da Bahia: Amaranthaceae - Amaranthoideae e Gomphrenoideae Sitientibus Sérrie Ciências Biológicas 10: 3-73.

    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