Carludovica Ruiz & Pav.

First published in Fl. Peruv. Prodr.: 146 (1794)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is S. Mexico to S. Tropical America.

Distribution

Native to:

Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Venezuela

Introduced into:

Bermuda, Caroline Is., Cuba, Dominican Republic, Gulf of Guinea Is., Haiti, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Puerto Rico, Trinidad-Tobago, Windward Is.

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

  • Ludovia Pers. in Syn. Pl. 2: 576 (1807), nom. rej.
  • Salmia Willd. in Mag. Neuesten Entdeck. Gesammten Naturk. Ges. Naturf. Freunde Berlin 5: 399 (1811)

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Aona, L.Y.S.; Biggs, N.; Fonseca, W.O.; Lucas, E.; Simões, S. [2232] Brazil K000992417 Yes
Rusby, H.H. [785] Bolivia K002776090 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002776105 Yes
Cazalet, P.C.D.; Pennington, T.D. [5217] Ecuador K002776091 Yes
Argent, G. [406] Ecuador K002776089 Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • 'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
  • 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