Achimenes P.Browne

This genus is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Colombia, Caribbean.

Native to:

Belize, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Venezuela

Introduced into:

Assam, Dominican Republic, East Himalaya, Ecuador, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Society Is., Trinidad-Tobago, Windward Is.

Achimenes P.Browne appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Deighton, F.C. [5566], Sierra Leone 5509.000
Deighton, F.C. [5565], Sierra Leone 6411.000

First published in Civ. Nat. Hist. Jamaica: 271 (1756)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

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