1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Chomelia Jacq.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Tropical America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela, Windward Is.

    Chomelia Jacq. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Martinelli, G. [9931], Brazil K001194917 Unknown type material
    Pirani, J.R. [1933], Brazil K001212207
    Pirani, J.R. [1933], Brazil K001212208
    Schatz, G.E. [886], Brazil K001194877 Unknown type material
    Spruce, R. [3317], Venezuela K000006748
    Melo, E. [4646], Brazil K001194918 Unknown type material
    Usteri, A. [312b], Brazil K001212206
    Taylor, E.L. [s.n.], Brazil K001194878 Unknown type material
    Glaziou, A. [17040], Brazil K001194914 Unknown type material
    Zappi, D. [414], Brazil K001194919 Unknown type material
    Burchell [3753], Brazil K001194915 Unknown type material
    Meireles, L.D. [s.n.], Brazil K001194916 Unknown type material

    First published in Enum. Syst. Pl.: 12 (1760)

    Accepted by

    • Sant'Ana Melhem, T., das Graças Lapa Wanderley, M., Ehlin Martins, S., Jung-Mendaçolli, S.L., Shepherd, G.J. & Kirizawa, M. (eds.) (2007). Flora Fanerogâmica do Estado de São Paulo 5: 1-476. Instituto de Botânica, São Paulo.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    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