First published in Edinburgh New Philos. J. 13: 236 (1832)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is S. Peru to Chile.
Chile Central, Peru
POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:
- Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:
Kew Backbone Distributions
- © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
- © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0