Rubiaceae Juss.

Palicourea Aubl.

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

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bahamas, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Central American Pac, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is.

Palicourea Aubl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2012 Sakagawa, S. et al. [606], Brazil K000771790 Yes
Jan 1, 2012 Araujo [370], Brazil K000771792 Yes
Jan 1, 2012 Araujo [276], Brazil K000771795 Yes
Jan 1, 2012 Araujo [338], Brazil K000771796 Yes
Jan 1, 2012 Assis, R.L. et al. [36], Brazil K000771797 Yes
Aug 19, 2011 Demuner [682], Brazil K000771143 Yes
Aug 19, 2011 Kollmann [3879], Brazil K000771144 Yes
Aug 19, 2011 Demuner [506], Brazil K000771145 Yes
Plowman, T. [2068], Colombia 44896.000 No
Ecuador 44900.000 No
Sequeira, V. [84], Ecuador 57222.000 No
Lucas, E.J. [745], Brazil K001203190 Yes
Gonçalves, L.M.F. [6], Brazil K001203198 Yes
Vimercat, J.M. [328], Brazil K001203247 Yes
Kollmann, L. [11277], Brazil K001203255 Yes
Souza, V. [238], Brazil K001203259 Yes
Demuner, V. [1223], Brazil K001203269 Yes
Fernandes, H.Q.B. [3284], Brazil K001203274 Yes
Santos, M.F. [s.n.], Brazil K001203275 Yes
Magnago, L.F.S. [1576], Brazil K001203283 Yes
Cavalcanti, T.B. [959], Brazil K001203291 Yes
Boone, W. [874], Brazil K001203252 Yes
Vieira, R.F. [1610], Brazil K001203229 Yes
Demuner, V. [4696], Brazil K001203281 Yes
Cavalcanti, T.B. [1482], Brazil K001203208 Yes
Queiroz, L.P. [1946], Brazil K001203221 Yes
Demuner, V. [3841], Brazil K001203276 Yes
Ribeiro, J.E.L.S. [2878], Brazil K001203187 Yes
Netto, M.B. [2], Brazil K001203199 Yes
Hoffmann, W.A. [237], Brazil K001203260 Yes
Weinberg, B. [s.n.], Brazil K001203285 Yes
Fontana, A.P. [1359], Brazil K001203239 Yes
Magnago, L.F.S. [694], Brazil K001203267 Yes
Vieira, R.F. [1701], Brazil K001203195 Yes
Kollmann, L. [878], Brazil K001203249 Yes
Demuner, V. [3702], Brazil K001203262 Yes
Jardim, J.G. et al. [2675], Brazil K000265134 Yes
Fernandes, H.Q.B. [2636], Brazil K001203272 Yes
Walter, B.M.T. [701], Brazil K001203212 Yes
Magnago, L.F.S. [694], Brazil K001203271 Yes
Prance, G.T. [5394], Brazil K001203203 Yes
Demuner, V. [1786], Brazil K001203266 Yes
Queiroz, L.P. [1064], Brazil K001203217 Yes
Prance, G.T. [12523], Brazil K001203215 Yes
Carneiro Torres, D.S. [70], Brazil K001203374 Yes
Magnago, L.F.S. [1487], Brazil K001203278 Yes
Silva, G.P. [2064], Brazil K001203222 Yes
Fernandes, H.O.B. [1592], Brazil K001203261 Yes
Kollmann, L. [6465], Brazil K001203210 Yes
Luz, A.A. [195], Brazil K001203232 Yes
Prance, G.T. [3478], Brazil K001203201 Yes
Vieira, R.F. [1623], Brazil K001203225 Yes
Esgario, C. [36], Brazil K001203253 Yes
Prance, G.T. [29763], Brazil K001203197 Yes
Vieira, R.F. [1858], Brazil K001203191 Yes
Fontana, A.P. [823], Brazil K001203273 Yes
Lucas, E.J. [668], Brazil K001203189 Yes
Weinberg, B. [503], Brazil K001203240 Yes
Walter, B. [731], Brazil K001203213 Yes
Ratter, J.A. [s.n.], Brazil K001203200 Yes
Fontana, A.P. [3132], Brazil K001203280 Yes
Kollmann, L. [980], Brazil K001203236 Yes
Vervloet, R.R. [2600], Brazil K001203251 Yes
Stancik, J.F. [313], Brazil K001203290 Yes
Kollmann, L. [2619], Brazil K001203237 Yes
Kollmann, L. [2254], Brazil K001203258 Yes
Vervloet, R.R. [1971], Brazil K001203256 Yes
Demuner, V. [4668], Brazil K001203279 Yes
Magnago, L.F.S. [1116], Brazil K001203284 Yes
Kollmann, L. [1567], Brazil K001203287 Yes
Monteiro, R.F. [277], Brazil K001203224 Yes
Vervloet, R.R. [1482], Brazil K001203244 Yes
Boone, W. [1358], Brazil K001203257 Yes
Kollmann, L. [5425], Brazil K001203268 Yes
Manda-Silva, E. [31], Brazil K001203218 Yes
Sazima, M. [28076], Brazil K001203202 Yes
Boone, W. [1017], Brazil K001203288 Yes
Carvalho, A.M. [945], Brazil K001203206 Yes
Calderon, E. [2568], Brazil K001203196 Yes
Fontana, A.P. [722], Brazil K001203238 Yes
Roone, W. [1011], Brazil K001203248 Yes
Magnago [966], Brazil K001203286 Yes
Fernandes, H.Q.B. [1566], Brazil K001203204 Yes
Vieira, R.F. [1665], Brazil K001203192 Yes
Hoffmann, W.A. [19], Brazil K001203243 Yes
Fernandes, H.Q.B. [1132], Brazil K001203241 Yes
Vervloet, R.R. [1768], Brazil K001203264 Yes
Cervi, A. [7432], Brazil K001203216 Yes
Demuner, V. [3355], Brazil K001203265 Yes
Demuner, V. [1720], Brazil K001203277 Yes
Folli, D.A. [6187], Brazil K001203231 Yes
Assis, M.C. [161], Brazil K001203219 Yes
Fontana, A.P. [1187], Brazil K001203245 Yes
Prance, G.T. [4864], Brazil K001203226 Yes
Kollmann, L. [5106], Brazil K001203242 Yes
Vieira, R.F. [1866], Brazil K001203228 Yes
Demuner, V. [2688], Brazil K001203263 Yes
Silva, G.P. [902], Brazil K001203223 Yes
Walter, B. [821], Brazil K001203211 Yes
Magnago, L.F.S. [1385], Brazil K001203254 Yes
Walter, B.M. [862], Brazil K001203194 Yes
Boone, W. [953], Brazil K001203270 Yes
Prance, G.T. [4864], Brazil K001203214 Yes
Kollmann, L. [233], Brazil K001203207 Yes
Assis, M.C. [151], Brazil K001203220 Yes
Carvalho Sobrinho, J.G. [1650], Brazil K001203188 Yes
Kollmann, L. [548], Brazil K001203205 Yes
Demuner, V. [3848], Brazil K001203282 Yes
Carvalho-Sobrinho, J.G. [1717], Brazil K001203186 Yes
Stancik, J.F. [356], Brazil K001203289 Yes
Folli, D.A. [5143], Brazil K001203227 Yes
Vieira, R.F. [1890], Brazil K001203230 Yes
Boone, W. [899], Brazil K001203209 Yes
Carvalho-Sobrinho, J.G. [1715], Brazil K001203185 Yes
Guedes, M.L. [5614], Brazil K001203193 Yes
Kollmann, L. [9640], Brazil K001203246 Yes

First published in Hist. Pl. Guiane 1: 172 (1775)

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