Spigelia caaguazuensis Kraenzl.

First published in Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 14: 293 (1916)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is SE. Paraguay to Brazil (Paraná) and Argentina (Misiones). It is a perennial and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Brazil South, Paraguay

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Fernádez Casas, F.J. (2004). Acera de Spigelia caaguazuensis Kränzlin (Strychnaceae), especie hasta hoy tenida por Paraguaya y que se cría también en Argnetina y Brasil. Fontqueria 6: 1-8.
  • Zuloaga, F.O. & Belgrano, M.J. (eds.) (2020). Flora Argentina. Flora vascular de la República Argentina 19(1): 1-378. INTA, IMBIV & IBODA.
  • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Fernádez Casas, F.J. (2004). Acera de Spigelia caaguazuensis Kränzlin (Strychnaceae), especie hasta hoy tenida por Paraguaya y que se cría también en Argnetina y Brasil. Fontqueria 6: 1-8.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1971 Hatschbach, G.G. [26332], Brazil K001062243 Yes
Hassler, E. [8951a], Paraguay K000573367 Yes
Hassler, E. [8951], Paraguay K000573366 Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 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 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0