Genus:
Tropaeolum L.

Tropaeolum speciosum Poepp. & Endl.

This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Central & S. Chile.

Native to:

Chile Central, Chile South

Tropaeolum speciosum Poepp. & Endl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Aug 1, 1964 Lechler [720], Chile K000531382 isotype Yes
Aug 1, 1964 Bridges [739], Chile K000531380 isotype Yes
Aug 1, 1964 Bridges [739], Chile North K000531381 isotype Yes
Gay [s.n.], Chile K000531383 Yes

First published in Nov. Gen. Sp. Pl. 1: 22 (1836)

Accepted by

  • Watson, J.M. & Flores, A.R. (2010). A synopsis of perennial tuberous Tropaeolum L. section Chilensia Sparre (Tropaeolaceae), including validation of three subsections and a new, reclassified natural hybrid. Herbertia 64: 150-281.
  • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Watson, J.M. & Flores, A.R. (2010). A synopsis of perennial tuberous Tropaeolum L. section Chilensia Sparre (Tropaeolaceae), including validation of three subsections and a new, reclassified natural hybrid. Herbertia 64: 150-281.

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