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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical America.

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bahamas, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Caroline Is., Central American Pac, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, French Guiana, Galápagos, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is.

Introduced into:

Fiji, Hawaii, Jawa, Madagascar, Malaya, Mauritius, Philippines, Réunion, Seychelles, Society Is., Sri Lanka, Thailand

Miconia Ruiz & Pav. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Nov 1, 2009 Sothers, C.A. [815], Amazonas K000850594
Nov 1, 2009 Prance, G.T. [5557], Rondônia K000850593
Nov 1, 2009 Cordeiro, M.R. [2232], Brazil K000850591
Nov 1, 2009 Cordeiro, M.R. [2232], Brazil K000850592
Jan 1, 1992 Nee, M. [42498], Amazonas K000850578
Jan 1, 1992 Nee, M. [42356], Amazonas K000850579
Jan 1, 1987 Silva, J.A. [235], Amazonas K000850606
Jan 1, 1987 Ferreira, C.A.C. [5166], Acre K000850582
Jan 1, 1987 Ferreira, C.A.C. [5151], Acre K000850583
Jan 1, 1986 Thomas, W.W. [3866], Mato Grosso K000850586
Jan 1, 1985 Mori, S. [17260], Amapá K000850589
Jan 1, 1985 Mori, S. [17587], Amapá K000850575
Jan 1, 1985 Mori, S. [17331], Amapá K000850584
Jan 1, 1985 Mori, S. [17616], Amapá K000850588
Jan 1, 1985 Daly, D.C. [4039], Amapá K000850590
Jan 1, 1985 Rabelo, B.V. [3214], Amapá K000850580
Jan 1, 1979 Mori, S. [12022], Bahia K000850601
Jan 1, 1978 Silva, J.M. [245], Pará K000850566
Jan 1, 1978 Prance, G.T. [24948], Pará K000850565
Jan 1, 1978 Prance, G.T. [25801], Pará K000850605
Jan 1, 1976 Prance, G.T. [20996], Amazonas K000850530
Jan 1, 1975 Prance, G.T. [17577], Amazonas K000850604
Jan 1, 1975 Prance, G.T. [17578], Amazonas K000850567
Jan 1, 1972 Maas, P.J.M. [13097], Acre K000850531
Jan 1, 1972 Maas, P.J.M. [13068], Acre K000850559
Jan 1, 1972 Prance, G.T. [12134], Acre K000850522
Jan 1, 1972 Prance, G.T. [12279], Acre K000850523
Jan 1, 1972 Prance, G.T. [16238], Amazonas K000850556
Jan 1, 1972 Prance, G.T. [12435], Acre K000850558
Jan 1, 1972 Prance, G.T. [12570], Acre K000850560
Jan 1, 1969 Prance, G.T. [8806], Rondônia K000850520
Jan 1, 1969 Prance, G.T. [4986], Amazonas K000850521
Jan 1, 1967 Irwin, H.S. [17916], Goiás K000850562
Jan 1, 1967 Prance, G.T. [2211], Amazonas K000850533
Jan 1, 1967 Prance, G.T. [59174], Mato Grosso K000850534
Jan 1, 1967 Prance, G.T. [3767], Amazonas K000850537
Jan 1, 1967 Prance, G.T. [59282], Mato Grosso K000850538
Jan 1, 1967 Prance, G.T. [2839], Acre K000850564
Jan 1, 1966 Prance, G.T. [1984], Pará K000850602
Harley, R.M. [11328], Goiás K000850524
Harley, R.M. [11212], Mato Grosso K000850525
Harley, R.M. [28439], Bahia K000850577
Harley, R.M. [22396], Bahia K000850598
Rico, L. [1432], Bolivia K000295422
Onishi, E. [925], Mato Grosso K000850517
Ratter, J.A. [8199], Rondônia K000850595
Sequeira, V. [50], Ecuador 57220.000
Carvalho, A.M. [987], Bahia K000850599
Spruce, R. [s.n.], Peru K000006199
Spruce, R. [4265], Peru K000006200
Spruce, R. [s.n.], Peru K000006203
Spruce, R. [4589], Peru K000006204 isotype
Spruce, R. [4253], Peru K000006205 isotype
Spruce, R. [4885], Peru K000006210 syntype
Irwin, H.S. [2666], Minas Gerais K000850563
Heringer, E.P. [1668], Brazil K000850587
Eiten, G. [8595], Mato Grosso K000850528
Claussen, P. [s.n.], Minas Gerais K000850536
Cervi, A.C. [7347], Alagoas K000850597
Krukoff, B.A. [8327], Amazonas K000850541
Krukoff, B.A. [6863], Amazonas K000850542
Krukoff, B.A. [6893], Amazonas K000850543
Krukoff, B.A. [9017], Amazonas K000850545
Krukoff, B.A. [8945], Amazonas K000850546
Krukoff, B.A. [8531], Amazonas K000850547
Krukoff, B.A. [1292], Amazonas K000850548
Krukoff, B.A. [1287], Amazonas K000850549
Krukoff, B.A. [4828], Amazonas K000850550
Krukoff, B.A. [4828], Brazil K000850551
Krukoff, B.A. [5036], Amazonas K000850552
Krukoff, B.A. [4626], Amazonas K000850553
Miers, J. [4368], Rio de Janeiro K000850516
Robert, A. [s.n.], Espírito Santo K000850526
Robert, A. [s.n.], Espírito Santo K000850527
Ramos, J.F. [6650], Brazil K000850532
Smith, D. [209], Mato Grosso K000850571
Smith, D. [188], Mato Grosso K000850572
Prance, G.T. [4986], Amazonas K000850518
Prance, G.T. [5557], Rondônia K000850519
Prance, G.T. [58893], Pará K000850554
Prance, G.T. [59199], Mato Grosso K000850555
Prance, G.T. [59642], Goiás K000850557
Prance, G.T. [4957], Amazonas K000850561
Traill, J.W.H. [270], Brazil K000850569
Traill, J.W.H. [265], Amazonas K000850570
Traill, J.W.H. [268], Amazonas K000850574
Traill, J.W.H. [268], Venezuela K000850603
Traill, J.W.H. [270], Amazonas K000850568
Ferreira, A.R. [990], Brazil K000850535
Ferreira, A.R. [469], Brazil K000850539
s.coll. [1233], Brazil K000850540
Bowie, J. [83], Brazil K000850585
Pires, M.J.P. [1991], Pará K000850581
Ynes, M. [4518], Minas Gerais K000850529
Jul 1, 2010 Cook, C. [127], New Guinea Pterocladon K000566522

First published in Fl. Peruv. Prodr.: 60 (1794)

Accepted by

  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

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