Dahlia merckii Lehm.

First published in Index Seminum (HBG, Hamburgensis) 1839: 4 (1839)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Mexico. It is a tuberous geophyte and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southwest

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jun 18, 2013 Caamaño Onofre, L.; et al. [2604] Mexico K000341764 No
Jun 1, 2002 Linden, J. [1139] Mexico K001276953 No
Aug 1, 2001 Dunn, D.; et al. [23311] Mexico K001276230 No
Aug 1, 2001 Liebman, F.M. [660] Mexico K001294010 No
Mar 1, 1970 Hawkes, J.G.; Hjerting, J.P.; Lester, R.N. [1395] Mexico K001294011 No
Bourgeau, E. [802] Mexico K001294013 No
Hort. Chelsea [s.n.] K001276954 No
Gregg, J. [377] Mexico K001276956 No
Coulter, T. [387] Mexico K001276955 No
Bourgeau, E. [802] Mexico K001034096 No
Parry, C.C.; Palmer, E. [477] Mexico K001276231 No
Pringle, C.G. [13039] Mexico K001276957 No
Merck, H.J. [s.n.] K000009976 Type 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/
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