Doliocarpus Rol.

First published in Kongl. Vetensk. Acad. Handl. 1756: 249 (1756)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is S. Mexico to Tropical America.


Native to:

Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela


Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Species


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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2008 Sasaki, D.; Milliken, W.; Zappi, D.C.; Frisby, S.; Henicka, G.; Reis, T.C.Y.; Pena, E.M.; Phillipsen, M.; Piva, J. [2271] Brazil K000578935 Yes
Apr 1, 1998 Proença, C. [842] Brazil K001071300 Yes
Jan 1, 1993 Kirkbride, J.H., Jr [s.n.] Brazil K001071299 Yes
Jan 1, 1989 Santos, J.L.; Coêlho, J.A. [678] Brazil K001071287 Yes
Jan 1, 1988 Thomas, W.; Guedes, J.; Lima, R.P. [4012] Brazil K001071289 Yes
Jan 1, 1969 Rusby, H.H. [835] Bolivia K000220370 Type Yes
França, F.; Melo, E.; Queiroz, L.P.; Ganev, W. [1264] Brazil K001071301 Yes
Krukoff, B.A. [7020] Brazil K001071294 Yes
Pereira-Silva, G.; Amaral-Santos, A; Castro, A.C.R.; dos Santos, A.J.B.; Moreira, G.A.; de Alencar Moreira, J.R.; de Medeiros, M.B. [15495] Brazil K001573772 Yes
Pereira-Silva, G. [15389] Brazil K001577087 Yes
Berg, C.C. [BG 634] Brazil K001071286 Yes
Krukoff, B.A. [7020] Brazil K001071293 Yes
Gomes-Klein, V.L.; Delprete, P. [3436] Brazil K001071292 Yes
Eiten, G.; Eiten, L.T. [6260] Brazil K001071290 Yes
Cid Ferreira, C.A. [8042] Brazil K001071280 Yes
Harley, R.M.; Giulietti, A.M. [28421] Brazil K001071298 Yes
Burchell, W.J. [7319] Brazil K000220350 Type Yes
Ratter, J.A.; Bridgewater, S. [6707] Brazil K001071206 Yes
Richards, P.W. [6590] Brazil K001071296 Yes
Pereira-Silva, G.; Amaral-Santos, A.; Gomes, V.F.; Oliveira, W.L.; Barreto dos Santos, A.J. [15975] Brazil K001609381 Yes
Burchell, W.J. [7298] Brazil K000220349 Unknown Type Material Yes
Gardner [2769] Brazil K000220348 Type Yes
Maas, P.J.M.; Kubitzki, K.; Steward, W.C.; Ramos, J.F.; Pinheiro, W.S.; Lima, J.F. [P12962] Brazil K001071295 Yes
Gasson, P.E.; Nic Lughadha, E.; Giulietti, A.M.; Silva, L.B.; Harley, R.M. [PCD 6099] Brazil K001071297 Yes
Gardner [2769] Brazil K000220347 Unknown Type Material Yes
Prance, G.T.; Philcox, D.; Rodrigues, W.A.; Ramos, J.F.; Farias, L.G. [5077] Brazil K001071288 Yes
Gomes-Klein, V.L.; Delprete, P. [3436] Brazil K001071291 Yes
Harley, R.M.; Lima, A.M.; Souza, R. [10545] Brazil K001071285 Yes


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