Lafoensia Vand.

This genus is accepted, and its native range is S. Mexico to S. Tropical America.

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Venezuela

Lafoensia Vand. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1990 Cid Ferreira, C.A. [8951], Brazil K001076458 Yes
Heringer, E.P. [1135], Brazil K001076445 Yes
Heringer, E.P. [7038], Brazil K001076464 Yes
Heringer, E.P. [6704], Brazil K001076460 Yes
Heringer, E.P. [6035], Brazil K001076441 Yes
Heringer, E.P. [7281], Brazil K001076442 Yes
Heringer, E.P. [4948], Brazil K001076461 Yes
Nogueira, E. [96], Brazil K001076440 Yes
Andrade, K. [110], Brazil K001076457 Yes
Giulietti, A.M. [1575], Brazil K001076444 Yes
Heringer, E.P. [2946], Brazil K001076463 Yes
Heringer, E.P. [6790], Brazil K001076462 Yes
Heringer, E.P. [4514], Brazil K001076443 Yes
Freire, E. [4], Brazil K001076456 Yes
Ratter, J.A. [269], Brazil K001076459 Yes

First published in Fl. Lusit. Bras. Spec.: 33 (1788)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • 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/
    © 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 2022. 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