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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical America.
Trimezia speciosa (Iridaceae)

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Florida, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Leeward Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Trinidad-Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is.

Introduced into:

French Guiana, Gulf of Guinea Is., Hawaii, Jamaica, Malaya, Mauritius, Mexico Northwest, Peru, Puerto Rico, Réunion

Trimezia Salisb. ex Herb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Harley, R.M. [26999], Brazil 54735.000
Harley, R.M. [H51091], Brazil 58997.000
Philcox, D. [4173], Brazil K001190207
Harley, R.M. [11348], Brazil K001190206
Lorence, D. [MAU.15810], Mauritius Neomarica 35308.000
Glaziou [8005], Brazil Neomarica K001190003
Hora, M.J. [24], Brazil Neomarica K001190004
Riedel [1317], Brazil Neomarica K001190002
Occhioni [1098], Brazil Neomarica K001190001

First published in Edwards's Bot. Reg. 30(Misc.): 88 (1844)

Accepted by

  • Chukr, N.S. & Giulietti, A.M. (2008). Revisão de Trimezia Salisb. ex Herb. (Iridaceae) para o Brasil Sitientibus Sérrie Ciências Biológicas 8: 15-58.

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/
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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/
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Kew Science Photographs
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Neotropikey
Milliken, W., Klitgard, B. and Baracat, A. (2009 onwards), Neotropikey - Interactive key and information resources for flowering plants of the Neotropics.
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