1. Family: Myrtaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Eugenia P.Micheli ex L.
      1. Eugenia pitanga (O.Berg) Nied.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Bolivia to Brazil and NE. Argentina.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Bolivia, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Paraguay, Uruguay

    Eugenia pitanga (O.Berg) Nied. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1996 Giraldi, C. [s.n.], Brazil K001018480
    Woolston, A.L. [567], Paraguay K001018449
    Woolston, A.L. [710], Brazil K001018454
    Woolston, A.L. [336], Paraguay K001018457
    Pedersen, T.M. [6560], Paraguay K001018450
    Pedersen, T.M. [8489], Paraguay K001018458
    Pedersen, T.M. [8441], Paraguay K001018459
    Glaziou, A.F.M. [6157], Rio de Janeiro K000276648
    Krapovickas, A. [46004], Paraguay K001003237
    Krapovickas, A. [46004], Paraguay K001003238
    Hassler, E. [3218], Paraguay K001018451
    Hassler, E. [9446], Paraguay K001018455
    Hassler, E. [819], Paraguay K001018460
    Schinini, A. [36462], Argentina K001003235
    Schinini, A. [36462], Argentina K001003236
    Mantovani, W. [954], Brazil K001018456
    Morong, T. [832], Paraguay K000276610
    Sellow [5526, 4946, 4923], Rio Grande do Sul K000276586 isotype
    Pederson, T.M. [10224], Argentina K001003232
    Mazine, F.F. [1020], Brazil K001018444
    Mazine, F.F. [1044], Brazil K001018445
    Mazine, F.F. [1030], Brazil K001018446
    Mazine, F.F. [1024], Brazil K001018447
    Renvoize, S.A. [3615], Argentina K001003234
    Balansa, B. [1310], Paraguay K001018452
    Balansa, B. [1310], Paraguay K001018453
    Fraga, C.N. [2436], Brazil K001018443
    Hatschbach, G.G. [18878], Brazil K001018448
    Giraldi, C. [s.n.], Brazil K001018479
    Legrand [4502], Argentina K001003231
    Legrand [2811], Argentina K001003233
    Hassler, E. [4097], Paraguay Eugenia montigena K001019130

    First published in H.G.A.Engler & K.A.E.Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 3(7): 82 (1893)

    Accepted by

    • Villarroel, D. & Gomes-Bezerra, K.M. (2015). New botanical discoveries of Myrtaceae from Bolivia and notes on Psidium hians Phytotaxa 195: 163-170.
    • 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
    • Villarroel, D. & Gomes-Bezerra, K.M. (2015). New botanical discoveries of Myrtaceae from Bolivia and notes on Psidium hians Phytotaxa 195: 163-170.

    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