Cucurbitella asperata (Gillies ex Hook. & Arn.) Walp.

First published in Repert. Bot. Syst. 6: 50 (1846)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Bolivia to Brazil and N. Argentina. It is a climbing tuberous geophyte and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

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

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Zuloaga, F.O. & Belgrano, M.J. (eds.) (2017). Flora Argentina. Flora vascular de la República Argentina 17: 1-434. INTA, IMBIV & IBODA.
  • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2009 Wood, J.R.I. et al. [22826], Bolivia K000324929 No
Jan 1, 2009 Mercado [2603], Bolivia K000324931 No
Jan 1, 2009 Wood [20182], Bolivia K000324932 No
Jan 1, 2009 Wood, J.R.I. et al. [21802], Bolivia K000324933 No
Jan 1, 2009 Mendoza, M. et al. [534], Bolivia K000324934 No
Jan 1, 2009 Wood, J.R.I. et al. [22221], Bolivia K000324930 No
Hatschbach, G. [49245], Brazil K001192290 Yes
Gillies, J. [s.n.], Argentina K000424044 isolectotype Yes
Balansa, B. [1112], Paraguay K000424045 lectotype Yes
Gillies, J. [s.n.] K000424043 isolectotype Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • 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 Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0