1. Family: Myrtaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Eugenia P.Micheli ex L.
      1. Eugenia limbosa O.Berg

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Trinidad-Tobago to S. Tropical America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Brazil North, Ecuador, Guyana, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago

    Eugenia limbosa O.Berg appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 1, 2007 Gillespie, L.J. [1426], Guyana K001019047
    Aug 1, 2007 Gillespie, L.J. [1411], Guyana K001019049
    Aug 1, 2007 Gillespie, L.J. [1411], Guyana K001019050
    Jul 1, 2007 Gillespie, L.J. [1426], Guyana K001019048
    Jan 1, 2007 Hoffman, B. [1295], Guyana K001019046
    Jan 1, 2007 Gillespie, L.J. [1428], Guyana K001019043
    Jan 1, 2007 Gillespie, L.J. [1428], Guyana K001019044
    Jan 1, 2007 Gillespie, L.J. [2199], Guyana K001019045
    Mar 1, 2005 Sandwith, N.Y. [202], Guyana K001019052
    Mar 1, 2005 Fanshawe, D.B. [2724], Guyana K001019063
    Mar 1, 2005 Dawe, M.T. [238], Colombia K001019079
    Mar 1, 2005 Ratter, J.A. [5851], Brazil K001019078
    Mar 1, 2005 Henderson, A. [598], Brazil K001019076
    Mar 1, 2005 Schomburgk [691], Guyana K000276390
    Mar 1, 2005 Schomburgk [691], Guyana K000276391
    Mar 1, 2005 Schomburgk [546], Guyana K001019060
    Mar 1, 2005 Nelson, B.W. [1544], Brazil K001019075
    Mar 1, 2005 Jenman [5194], Guyana K001019051
    Mar 1, 2005 Jenman [5192], Guyana K001019053
    Mar 1, 2005 Jenman [7500], Guyana K001019054
    Mar 1, 2005 Jenman [75001], Guyana K001019055
    Mar 1, 2005 Hopkins, M.J.G. [615], Brazil K001019077
    Mar 1, 2005 s.coll. [6237], Guyana K001019056
    Mar 1, 2005 s.coll. [546], Guyana K001019057
    Mar 1, 2005 s.coll. [5618], Guyana K001019058
    Mar 1, 2005 s.coll. [2724], Guyana K001019059
    Mar 1, 2005 s.coll. [F115], Guyana K001019061
    Mar 1, 2005 s.coll. [2724], Guyana K001019062
    Mar 1, 2005 s.coll. [2053], Guyana K001019065
    Mar 1, 2005 Nais, T.A.W. [2053], Guyana K001019064
    Jan 1, 2005 Pott, A. [6992], Brazil K001019080
    Pennington, R.T. [1964], Peru K000752235
    Pennington, R.T. [1960], Peru K000752236
    May 1, 1894 Eggers [5804], Trinidad & Tobago Eugenia cruegeri K000276346 syntype
    Sandwith, N.Y. [1920], Trinidad & Tobago Eugenia cruegeri K001002482
    Broadway, W.E. [5462], Trinidad & Tobago Eugenia cruegeri K001002478
    Broadway, W.E. [6644], Trinidad & Tobago Eugenia cruegeri K001002479
    Broadway, W.E. [6643], Trinidad & Tobago Eugenia cruegeri K001002480
    Broadway [5462], Trinidad & Tobago Eugenia cruegeri K001002477
    [Gr.] [304], Trinidad & Tobago Eugenia cruegeri K000276347 Unknown type material
    Dean, R.C. [13327], Trinidad & Tobago Eugenia cruegeri K001002481
    Grifo, F.T. [373], Venezuela Eugenia polystachyoides K001003003

    First published in Linnaea 27: 294 (1856)

    Accepted by

    • Kawasaki, M.L., Holst, B.K. & Pérez, A.J. (2019). Flora of Ecuador 136: 1-187. Botanical Institute, University of Göteborg, Riksmuseum, Stockholm.
    • Mazine, F.F. & Castro Souza, V. (2015). Lectotypifications and a new combination in Eugenia sect. Racemosae (Myrtaceae) Phytotaxa 205(3): 157-167.
    • Govaerts, R., Sobral, N., Ashton, P., Barrie, F., Holst, B.K., Landrum, L.L., Matsumoto, K., Fernanda Mazine, F., Nic Lughadha, E., Proença, C. & al. (2008). World Checklist of Myrtaceae: 1-455. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Kawasaki, M.L., Holst, B.K. & Pérez, A.J. (2019). Flora of Ecuador 136: 1-187. Botanical Institute, University of Göteborg, Riksmuseum, Stockholm.

    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