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  1. Family: Polygalaceae Hoffmanns. & Link
    1. Genus: Polygala Tourn. ex L.
      1. Polygala appressa Benth.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Trinidad to N. & NE. Brazil.

    [CPLC]

    Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

    Distribution
    Nativa en Colombia; Amazonia? Orinoquia?.
    Habit
    Hierba
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Polygala appressa Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Apr 1, 2002 Harley, R.M. [17348], Bahia K000012661
    Jan 1, 1998 Schomburgk [81], Guyana K000590975 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1998 Schomburgk [81], Guyana K000590976 Unknown type material
    Harley, R.M. [17990], Brazil K001133550
    Martinelli, G. [12315], Brazil K001133548
    Ule, E. [8192], Brazil K001133549
    Lima, A. [53/1269], Brazil K001133544
    Farney, C. [2088], Brazil K001133545
    Bridgewater, S. [S128], Brazil K001133543
    Jenman, G.S. [1238], Guyana K000590973
    Widgren [734], Minas Gerais K000590979
    Kuhlmann, J.G. [670], Brazil K001133546
    Tavares, A.S. [128], Brazil K001133551
    Prance, G.T. [28995], Brazil K001133552
    Prance, G.T. [1285], Brazil K001133553
    Spruce [2074], Rio Negro K000590977
    Spruce [2074], Rio Negro K000590978
    Fellow [s.n], Brazil K000590974
    Kuhlmann, G. [662], Brazil K001133547

    Bibliography

    First published in J. Bot. (Hooker) 4: 100 (1841)

    Accepted by

    • de Moura Júnior, E.G. & al. (2015). Updated checklist of aquatic macrophytes from Northern Brazil Acta Amazonica 45: 111-132.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.
    • de Moura Júnior, E.G. & al. (2015). Updated checklist of aquatic macrophytes from Northern Brazil Acta Amazonica 45: 111-132.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.

    Sources

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. 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