Fuchsia Plum. ex L.

First published in Sp. Pl.: 1191 (1753)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is New Zealand, Society Islands, Mexico to Tropical America.

Distribution

Native to:

Antipodean Is., Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Bolivia, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Chile Central, Chile South, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Society Is., Venezuela

Introduced into:

Azores, California, Canary Is., Chatham Is., Falkland Is., Great Britain, Hawaii, Ireland, Jamaica, Jawa, Juan Fernández Is., Kenya, Madeira, Malaya, Oregon, Rwanda, Réunion, South Australia, Spain, Sri Lanka, St.Helena, Tanzania, Tasmania, Victoria

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Species

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Gen. Pl., ed. 5, 498 (1754)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Feb 23, 2006 Wood [11575], Bolivia K000275726 No
Berry, P.E. [4440], Brazil K001077067 Yes
Harley, R.M. [20340], Brazil K001077071 Yes
Berry, P.E. [4546], Brazil K001077068 Yes
Berry, P.E. [4548], Brazil K001077069 Yes
Plowman, T.C. [12885], Brazil K001077070 Yes

Sources

  • Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible

    • ColPlantA 2021. Published on the Internet at http://colplanta.org
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • 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