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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Texas to N. & E. Mexico.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Texas

Mortonia greggii A.Gray appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
s.coll. [702], Mexico K000537364
Parry, C.C. [109], San Luis Potosí K000537366 holotype
Gregg [s.n.], Mexico K000537365
Jan 1, 1982 Berlandier [2119], Mexico Mortonia effusa K000669857 isotype
Jan 1, 1982 Berlandier [2119], Mexico Mortonia effusa K000669858 isotype

First published in Smithsonian Contr. Knowl. 3(5): 35 (1852)

Accepted by

  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2016). Flora of North America North of Mexico 12: 1-603. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2016). Flora of North America North of Mexico 12: 1-603. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

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