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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & S. America to Falkland Islands.
Calceolaria mexicana

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Bolivia, Chile Central, Chile North, Chile South, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Falkland Is., Galápagos, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Panamá, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela

Introduced into:

Assam, Azores, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Canary Is., China Southeast, Cuba, East Himalaya, India, Jamaica, Jawa, Madeira, Mauritius, Myanmar, Nepal, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Norfolk Is., Sri Lanka, St.Helena

Calceolaria L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Rico, L. [1292], Bolivia K000295040
Rico, L. [1294], Bolivia K000295042
Rico, L. [1517], Bolivia K000295168
Rico, L. [1280], Bolivia K000295125
Rico, L. [1506], Bolivia K000295179
Rico, L. [1507], Bolivia K000295178
Rico, L. [1295], Bolivia K000295043
Rico, L. [1505], Bolivia K000295180

First published in Kongl. Vetensk. Acad. Handl. 31: 288 (1770)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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