Abutilon Mill.

First published in Gard. Dict. Abr. ed. 4: s.p. (1754)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Tropics & Subtropics.

Distribution

Doubtfully present in:

French Guiana

Native to:

Afghanistan, Aldabra, Algeria, Andaman Is., Angola, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Arizona, Arkansas, Aruba, Assam, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Burkina, Burundi, California, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Cape Verde, Caprivi Strip, Caroline Is., Cayman Is., Central African Repu, Chad, Chile North, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Christmas I., Colombia, Colorado, Comoros, Congo, Costa Rica, Cuba, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, East Himalaya, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Florida, Free State, Gabon, Galápagos, Gambia, Ghana, Gilbert Is., Guatemala, Guinea, Gulf of Guinea Is., Gulf States, Hainan, Haiti, Hawaii, Honduras, Howland-Baker Is., India, Inner Mongolia, Iran, Iraq, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jawa, Kazakhstan, Kazan-retto, Kenya, Kirgizstan, KwaZulu-Natal, Laccadive Is., Laos, Lebanon-Syria, Leeward Is., Lesotho, Lesser Sunda Is., Madagascar, Malawi, Malaya, Maldives, Mali, Manchuria, Marianas, Marquesas, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexican Pacific Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nansei-shoto, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands Antilles, Nevada, New Caledonia, New Guinea, New Mexico, New South Wales, Nicaragua, Nicobar Is., Niger, Nigeria, Norfolk Is., Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Ogasawara-shoto, Oklahoma, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Pitcairn Is., Puerto Rico, Queensland, Rodrigues, Rwanda, Réunion, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sinai, Socotra, Somalia, South Australia, South China Sea, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sulawesi, Swaziland, Tadzhikistan, Taiwan, Tanzania, Texas, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad-Tobago, Tuamotu, Turkmenistan, Turks-Caicos Is., Uganda, Uruguay, Utah, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Victoria, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Western Australia, Windward Is., Xinjiang, Yemen, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Introduced into:

Alabama, Albania, Altay, Amur, Austria, Azores, Bermuda, Bulgaria, Canary Is., Central European Rus, Chagos Archipelago, Connecticut, Corse, Czechoslovakia, Delaware, East Aegean Is., Fiji, Finland, France, French Guiana, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Irkutsk, Italy, Japan, Kansas, Kentucky, Korea, Kriti, Krym, Libya, Line Is., Louisiana, Madeira, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Netherlands, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Niue, North Carolina, North Caucasus, North Dakota, North European Russi, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Poland, Portugal, Primorye, Rhode I., Romania, Sardegna, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Society Is., South Carolina, South Dakota, South European Russi, Spain, Tennessee, Tokelau-Manihiki, Transcaucasus, Tubuai Is., Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Ukraine, Vermont, Virginia, Wake I., Washington, West Siberia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Yugoslavia

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Species

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Takeuchi, C. & Lopes Esteves, G. (2012). Synopsis of Abutilon (Malvoideae, Malvaceae) in the state of São Paulo, Brazil. Phytotaxa 44: 39-57.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • —F.T.A. 1: 183.

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Gard. Dict. Abridg. ed. 4 (1754).

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 2, (1999) Author: by M. Thulin [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Adans., Fam. 2: 398 (1763)
  • Ann. Conserv. Jard. Bot. Genève 7: 24 (1902)
  • Boll. Ort. Soc. Palermo N.S. 1: 71–102 (1915)
  • Gardn. Dict. abr. ed. 4 (1754)
  • J. Bot. 31: 71–76, 267–272, 334–338, 361 (1893)
  • Lundellia 5: 79–118 (2002)
  • V.E. 3 (2): 370–374 (1921)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Spruce, R. [s.n.], Ecuador K000201181 Yes
Gay, J. [s.n.] K001217379 Yes
Gay, J. [s.n.], Brazil K001217381 Yes
Buzato, S. [27025], Brazil K001217390 Yes
Prance, G.T. [10063], Brazil K001217391 Yes
Chautems, A. [28], Brazil K001217388 Yes
Lobb [s.n.], Brazil K001217395 Yes
Rambo, B. [42412], Brazil K001217383 Yes
Fraga, C.N. [2558], Brazil K001217380 Yes
Burchell [6187], Brazil K001217389 Yes
Buzato, S. [26299], Brazil K001217392 Yes
Mynssen, C.M. [1001], Brazil K001217387 Yes
Buzato, S. [27198], Brazil K001217394 Yes
Satabie, B. [195], Cameroon K000105324 No
Dusén, P. [16975], Brazil K001217385 Yes
Glaziou, A. [14504], Brazil K001217384 Yes
Buzato, S. [27026], Brazil K001217393 Yes
Spruce, R. [s.n.], Ecuador K000201180 Yes
Robert, A. [480/b], Brazil K001217382 Yes

Sources

  • Flora Zambesiaca

    • Flora Zambesiaca
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  • Flora of Somalia

    • Flora of Somalia
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/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 2022. 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 2022. 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
  • Plants and People Africa

    • Common Names from Plants and People Africa http://www.plantsandpeopleafrica.com/
    • © Plants and People Africa http://www.plantsandpeopleafrica.com http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/