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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Mexico to Guatemala, Cuba.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Belize, Cuba, Guatemala, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest

Bauhinia dipetala Hemsl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 19, 2007 Chicas, S. [5], Belize K000654181
Jan 1, 2002 Rosales, J.M. [534], El Salvador K000654187
Jan 1, 2002 Rosales, J.M. [12], El Salvador K000654188
Jan 1, 1993 Méndez Ton, A. [4282], Mexico K000654186
Jan 1, 1990 Tenorio L., P. [14176], Mexico K000654185
Jan 1, 1986 Méndez Ton, A. [5681], Mexico K000654184
Jan 1, 1984 Kerber, E. [286], Mexico K000654183
Jan 1, 1984 Andrieux, G. [412], Mexico K000654182
Bourgeau, M. [1713], Mexico K000264631 lectotype
Bourgeau, M. [1713], Mexico K000264632 lectotype
Bourgeau, M. [2197], Mexico K000264633 syntype

First published in Diagn. Pl. Nov. Mexic.: 48 (1880)

Accepted by

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Balick, M.J., Nee, M.H. & Atha, D.E. (2000). Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Belize with Common Names an Uses: 1-246. New York Botanic Garden Press, New York.
  • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.
  • Standley, P.C. & Steyermark, J.A. (1946). Flora of Guatemala Fieldiana Botany New Series 24(5): 1-502. Field Museum of Natural History.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Balick, M.J., Nee, M.H. & Atha, D.E. (2000). Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Belize with Common Names an Uses: 1-246. New York Botanic Garden Press, New York.
  • Standley, P.C. & Steyermark, J.A. (1946). Flora of Guatemala Fieldiana Botany New Series 24(5): 1-502. Field Museum of Natural History.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

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/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

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/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0