1. Family: Moraceae Gaudich.
    1. Genus: Ficus Tourn. ex L.
      1. Ficus mexicana (Miq.) Miq.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to NW. Venezuela.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Belize, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Venezuela

    Ficus mexicana (Miq.) Miq. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Palmer, E. [s.n.], Chihuahua Ficus radulina K000442816 Unknown type material

    First published in Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugduno-Batavi 3: 299 (1867)

    Accepted by

    • Pederneiras, L.C. & Romaniuc-Neto, S. (2019). Taxonomic revision of Ficus sect. Pharmacosycea (Moraceae) Systematic Botany Monographs 107: 1-148.
    • Pederneiras, L.C. & al. (2017). Taxonomic synopsis of the Ficus sect. Pharmacosycea (Moraceae) from Colombia Phytotaxa 313: 1-22.

    Not accepted by

    • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. [Cited as Ficus maxima.]
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras. [Cited as Ficus insipida.]
    • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919. [Cited as Ficus maxima.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Pederneiras, L.C. & Romaniuc-Neto, S. (2019). Taxonomic revision of Ficus sect. Pharmacosycea (Moraceae) Systematic Botany Monographs 107: 1-148.
    • Pederneiras, L.C. & al. (2017). Taxonomic synopsis of the Ficus sect. Pharmacosycea (Moraceae) from Colombia Phytotaxa 313: 1-22.

    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