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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical America.
Himatanthus obovatus (Müll. Arg.) Woodson

Native to:

Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Guyana

Himatanthus obovatus (Müll.Arg.) Woodson appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Apr 1, 2002 Groppo, M. Jr. [1016], Brazil K000903634
Jan 1, 1996 Dubs, B. [1966], Brazil K000903631
Jul 26, 1985 Prance, G.T. [P 25089], Brazil K000903635
Nov 1, 1982 Irwin, H.S. [13827], Brazil K000903645
Nov 1, 1982 Burchell, W.J. [838315], Brazil K000903639
Nov 1, 1982 Philcox, D. [3449], Brazil K000903652
Nov 1, 1982 Burchell, W.J. [5425], Brazil K000903641
Nov 1, 1982 Burchell, W.J. [7827], Brazil K000903638
Nov 1, 1982 Claussen [s.n.], Minas Gerais K000587742 isolectotype
Nov 1, 1982 Sellow [1643], Brazil K000903642
Nov 1, 1982 Sellow [1643], Brazil K000903637
Nov 1, 1982 Ramos, J. [105], Brazil K000903649
Nov 1, 1982 Glaziou, A.F.M. [19628], Brazil K000903647
Feb 1, 1982 Burchell, W.J. [7832-2], Brazil K000903643
Feb 1, 1982 Burchell, W.J. [8383-15], Brazil K000903640
Jan 1, 1982 Ramos, J. [111], Brazil K000903650
Jan 1, 1974 Anderson, W.R. [6792], Brazil K000903632
Jan 1, 1973 Irwin, H.S. [25914], Brazil K000903646
Irwin, H.S. [6499], Brazil K000903648
Silva, M.C. [4097], Brazil K000903633
Heringer, E.P. [2797], Brazil K000903636
Krukoff, B.A. [2062], Brazil K000903644
Ratter, J.A. [2091], Brazil K000903651
Glaziou, A.F.M. [21736], Brazil Himatanthus obovatus var. puberulus K000903659

First published in Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 25: 201 (1938 publ. 1937)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Morokawa, R. & al. (2013). Apocynaceae s. str. do Parque Nacional da Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais, Brasil Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 64: 179-199.
  • Oliveira-Filho, A.T. (2006). Catálogo das Árvores nativas de Minas Gerais: 1-423. Editora UFLA, Lavas, Brasil.
  • Spina, A.P., Bittrich, V. & Kinoshita, L.S. (2013). Typifications, new synonyms and a new combination in Himatanthus (Apocynaceae) Taxon 62: 1304-1307.
  • Walderley, M.G.L., Shepherd, G.J., Melhem, T.S. & Giulietti, A.M. (eds.) (2005). Flora Fanerogâmica do Estado de São Paulo 4: 1-392. Instituto de Botânica, São Paulo.

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