Heuchera acutifolia Rose

First published in Proc. U. S. Natl. Mus. 29: 438 (1905)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Mexico (Hidalgo to Oaxaca). It is a perennial and grows primarily in the temperate biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southwest

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Folk, R.A. & Greudenstein, J.V. (2014). Revision of Heuchera section Rhodoheuchera subsections Hemsleyanae and Rosendahliae subsectio nova (Saxifragaceae). Systematic Botany 39: 850-874.
  • 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.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Folk, R.A. & Greudenstein, J.V. (2014). Revision of Heuchera section Rhodoheuchera subsections Hemsleyanae and Rosendahliae subsectio nova (Saxifragaceae). Systematic Botany 39: 850-874.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Pringle, C.G. [8806] Mexico K000221011 Unknown Type Material Yes
Pringle, C.G. [8806] Mexico K000221010 Unknown Type Material Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 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 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0