1. Family: Gesneriaceae Dumort.
    1. Genus: Niphaea Lindl.
      1. Niphaea oblonga Lindl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico (Chiapas) to Guatemala.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Guatemala, Mexico Southeast

    Niphaea oblonga Lindl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 10, 1976 K000479996

    First published in Edwards's Bot. Reg. 27(Misc.): 80 (1841)

    Accepted by

    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Boggan, J.K., Skog, L.E. & Roalson, E.H. (2008). A review of the Neotropical genera Amalophyllon, Niphaea, and Phinaea (Gesneriaceae-Gloxinieae) Selbyana 29: 157-176.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Boggan, J.K., Skog, L.E. & Roalson, E.H. (2008). A review of the Neotropical genera Amalophyllon, Niphaea, and Phinaea (Gesneriaceae-Gloxinieae) Selbyana 29: 157-176.

    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

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