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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Colombia, Cuba, French Guiana.
Russelia maculosa

Native to:

Belize, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá

Introduced into:

Assam, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Cameroon, Caroline Is., Cayman Is., Comoros, Cook Is., Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Fiji, Florida, Gilbert Is., Gulf of Guinea Is., Haiti, India, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Line Is., Marianas, Marshall Is., Myanmar, New Caledonia, Niue, Peru, Puerto Rico, Réunion, Society Is., Trinidad-Tobago, Tuamotu, Tubuai Is., Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Vietnam, Windward Is.

Russelia Jacq. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Enum. Syst. Pl.: 6 (1760)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

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