1. Family: Tropaeolaceae Juss. ex DC.
    1. Tropaeolum L.

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Southern America and Mexico Southeast..

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Bolivia, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Chile Central, Chile North, Chile South, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Southeast, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela

    Introduced into:

    Albania, Algeria, Amsterdam-St.Paul Is, Angola, Ascension, Baleares, Bangladesh, Belgium, Bermuda, California, Cameroon, Canary Is., Cape Verde, Central European Rus, Connecticut, Cuba, Czechoslovakia, Dominican Republic, East Aegean Is., Eritrea, Ethiopia, France, Great Britain, Greece, Haiti, Jamaica, Korea, Kriti, Madeira, Masachusettes, Mauritius, Mexico Central, Mexico Northwest, Morocco, New Hampshire, New York, Norfolk Is., North European Russi, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rwanda, Réunion, Spain, St.Helena, Trinidad-Tobago, Tristan da Cunha, Tunisia, Zaïre

    Tropaeolum L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Identified Reference Herbarium Specimen Type Status
    Colombia 44898.000

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 345 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • Watson, J.M. & Flores, A.R. (2010). A synopsis of perennial tuberous Tropaeolum L. section Chilensia Sparre (Tropaeolaceae), including validation of three subsections and a new, reclassified natural hybrid Herbertia 64: 150-281.

    Sources

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    [A] © 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 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    [B] © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Neotropikey
    Milliken, W., Klitgard, B. and Baracat, A. (2009 onwards), Neotropikey - Interactive key and information resources for flowering plants of the Neotropics.
    [C] http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0