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

Native to:

Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Paraguay

Oxypetalum pachyglossum Decne. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Dec 1, 2003 Farinaccio, M.A. [588], Brazil K000996036
Jul 5, 2001 Salzman [328], Brazil K000096157 isotype
Jul 5, 2001 Salzman, Brazil K000096158
Jul 5, 2001 Riedel [2762], Brazil K000096156
Jul 5, 2001 Hassler, E. [5880], Paraguay K000196863
Jul 5, 2001 Widgren [s.n.], Brazil K000096154
Jul 4, 2001 Glaziou [17144], Brazil K000096161
Jul 3, 2001 Burchell [4681/53], Brazil K000096155
Jun 26, 2001 Macedo, A. [4313], Brazil K000096160
Jan 1, 2001 Mori, S.A. [11662], Brazil K000096153
Jan 1, 2001 Rosa, N.A. [3695], Brazil K000096152
Jan 1, 1999 Rapini, A. [446], Brazil K000096159
Jan 1, 1999 Rapini, A. [708], Brazil K000096151
Jan 1, 1990 Hoehne, W. [s.n.], Brazil K000096150

First published in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 8: 585 (1844)

Accepted by

  • Fontella Pereira, J., Cáceres Moral, S.A. & Britto de Goes, M. (2010). Sinopsis y tipificaciones de los especies del género Oxypetalum R. Br. (Asclepiadaceae) en Paraguay Candollea 65: 394-402.
  • Rapini, A. (2010). Revisitando as Asclepiadoideae (Apocynaceae) da Cadeia do Espiniaço Boletim de Botânica da Universidade de São Paulo 28: 97-123.
  • 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.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Fontella Pereira, J., Cáceres Moral, S.A. & Britto de Goes, M. (2010). Sinopsis y tipificaciones de los especies del género Oxypetalum R. Br. (Asclepiadaceae) en Paraguay Candollea 65: 394-402.
  • Rapini, A. (2010). Revisitando as Asclepiadoideae (Apocynaceae) da Cadeia do Espiniaço Boletim de Botânica da Universidade de São Paulo 28: 97-123.

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