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This species is accepted, and its native range is Central Brazil.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central

Athenaea velutina (Sendtn.) D'Arcy appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Mexia, Y.E.J. [5263], Brazil Capsicum velutinum K001073040
Mexia, Y.E.J. [4195], Brazil Capsicum velutinum K001073041
Jul 31, 1991 Mello-Silva, R. [10872], Brazil Aureliana velutina K000788488
Jul 31, 1991 Mello-Silva, R. [10872], Brazil Aureliana velutina K000788487
Jul 4, 1905 Harley, R.M. [6224], Brazil Aureliana velutina K000788483
Jul 4, 1905 Irwin, H.S. [20722], Brazil Aureliana velutina K000788484
Jul 4, 1905 Harley, R.M. [52101], Brazil Aureliana velutina K000788436
Jul 4, 1905 Heringer, E.P. [3766], Brazil Aureliana velutina K000788486
Jul 4, 1905 Chagas e Silva, F. [290], Brazil Aureliana velutina K000788434
Jul 4, 1905 Heringer, E.P. [2723], Brazil Aureliana velutina K000788435
Jul 4, 1905 Giulietti, A.M. [51228], Brazil Aureliana velutina K000788485
Jul 4, 1905 Heringer, E.P. [17144], Brazil Aureliana velutina K000788462
Jul 4, 1905 Harley, R.M. [52101], Brazil Aureliana velutina K000788463
Claussen, P. [s.n.], Minas Gerais Aureliana velutina K000585849 Unknown type material
Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil Aureliana velutina K000585850 Unknown type material
Claussen, P. [s.n.], Minas Gerais Aureliana velutina K000585848 Unknown type material

First published in Solanaceae Newslett. 2(4): 16 (1986)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

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