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This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico (Oaxaca, Puebla, San Luis Potosí, Tamaulipas, Veracruz).
Beaucarnea recurvata

Native to:

Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southwest

Beaucarnea recurvata (K.Koch & Fintelm.) Lem. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1993 Pringle, C.G. [3108], Mexico K000524954 isotype

First published in Ill. Hort., Misc.: 59 (1861)

Accepted by

  • Espejo Serena, A. & López-Ferrari, A.R. (1996). Las Monocotiledóneas Mexicanas una Sinopsis Florística 1(6): 1-116. Consejo Nacional de la Flora de México, México D.F.
  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.
  • Maire, R. (1958). Flore de l'Afrique du Nord 5: 1-307. Paul Lechevalier, Paris.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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/
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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/
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Kew Science Photographs
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