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This genus is accepted, and its native range is St. Vincent to S. Tropical America.
Myrosma cannifolia L.f.

Native to:

Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Windward Is.

Introduced into:

Haiti, Leeward Is., Puerto Rico

Myrosma L.f. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Suppl. Pl.: 80 (1782)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Viera, S., Maas, P.J.M. & Borchsenius, F. (2012). Taxonomic revision of Myrosma (Marantaceae) Blumea 57: 125-130.

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