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This genus is accepted, and is native to South America and North America.

Native to:

Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Leeward Is., Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Windward Is.

Stylogyne A.DC. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 2, 16: 91 (1841)

Accepted by

  • Tavares Carrijo, T., de Fátima Freitas, M. & Luna Peixoto, A. (2012). The genus Stylogyne (Myrsinoideae - Primulaceae) in Brazil Systematic Botany 37: 478-489.
  • Ricketson, J.M. & Pipoly III, J.J. (2010). A synopsis of Neotropical Stylogyne (Myrsinaceae) Novon 20: 437-447.

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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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