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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Venezuela to N. Brazil.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Brazil North, Guyana, Venezuela

Emmotum acuminatum (Benth.) Miers appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1993 Schomburgk [970], Brazil K000580525
Jan 1, 1993 Ducke, A. [11367], Para K000580526 isotype
Jan 1, 1993 Schomburgk [970], Brazil K000580524 holotype

First published in Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 2, 10: 178 (1852)

Accepted by

  • Duno de Stefano, R. & Fernández-Concha, G.C. (2011). Morphology-inferred phylogeny and a revision of the genus Emmotum (Icacinaceae) Annals from the Missouri Botanical Garden 98: 1-27. MBG press.
  • Duno de Stefano, R. (2013). La familia Icacinaceae Miers en Venezuela Acta botanica Venezuelica 35: 123-202.
  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Duno de Stefano, R. & Fernández-Concha, G.C. (2011). Morphology-inferred phylogeny and a revision of the genus Emmotum (Icacinaceae) Annals from the Missouri Botanical Garden 98: 1-27. MBG press.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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