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This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Mexico (to Veracruz).
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast

Wimmeria obtusifolia Standl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Gaumer, G.F. [24259], Yucatan K000537293

First published in Publ. Field Mus. Nat. Hist., Bot. Ser. 8: 20 (1930)

Accepted by

  • Fernández-Concha, G.C., Duno de Stefano, R., Tapia Muñoz, J.L. & Ramírez Morillo, I.M. (2009). Notes on the flora of the Yucatán Peninsula IX: A reappraisal of the genus Wimmeria (Celastraceae), including the new species W. lundelliana Novon 19: 150-155.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Fernández-Concha, G.C., Duno de Stefano, R., Tapia Muñoz, J.L. & Ramírez Morillo, I.M. (2009). Notes on the flora of the Yucatán Peninsula IX: A reappraisal of the genus Wimmeria (Celastraceae), including the new species W. lundelliana Novon 19: 150-155.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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