Cuphea melvilla Lindl.

First published in Bot. Reg. 10: t. 852 (1825)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. Tropical America. It is a shrub and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Venezuela

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
  • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Graham, S.A. (2019). A revision of Cuphea section Melvilla (Lythraceae). Systematic Botany Monographs 105: 1-146.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • Jørgensen, P.M. & León-Yánez, S. (eds.) (1999). Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Ecuador. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 75: i-viii, 1-1181. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • 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.
  • de Moura Júnior, E.G. & al. (2015). Updated checklist of aquatic macrophytes from Northern Brazil. Acta Amazonica 45: 111-132.

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
  • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.
  • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.
  • Jørgensen, P.M. & León-Yánez, S. (eds.) (1999). Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Ecuador. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 75: i-viii, 1-1181. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • de Moura Júnior, E.G. & al. (2015). Updated checklist of aquatic macrophytes from Northern Brazil. Acta Amazonica 45: 111-132.

Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R., & Celis, M. (eds.). (2020). Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia. v1.1. Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Dataset/Checklist. https://doi.org/10.15472/7avdhn
  • Diazgranados et al. (2021). Catalogue of plants of Colombia. Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia project. In prep.
  • IUCN (2021). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2021-2. https://www.iucnredlist.org.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Oct 1, 2011 Acevedo-Rodriguez, P. et al. [8168], Brazil K000567230 No
Aug 17, 2009 Souza, V.C. et al. [5061], Brazil K000566003 Yes
Aug 17, 2009 Cavalcanti, T.B. et al. [470], Brazil K000566031 Yes
Jan 1, 2008 Zappi, D.C. [864], Mato Grosso K000447869 No
May 1, 2007 Hamilton, W.D. [63], Brazil K001066677 Yes
May 1, 2007 Hamilton, W.D. [265], Brazil K001073966 Yes
Nov 1, 2006 Projeto Flora Cristalino [386], Mato Grosso K000447726 No
Oct 14, 1997 Ule, E. [6099], Brazil K001066670 Yes
Feb 8, 1990 Heringer, E.P. [3006], Brazil K001066667 Yes
Oct 5, 1989 Bertoni [2661], Argentina K001066668 Yes
Oct 5, 1989 Henderson, A. [608], Brazil K001073970 Yes
Jan 1, 1985 Strudwick, J.J. [3291], Brazil K001066674 Yes
Jan 1, 1985 Hill, S.R. [13026], Brazil K001073967 Yes
Mar 1, 1976 Philcox, D. [3810], Brazil K001066660 Yes
Jan 1, 1974 Prance, G.T. [10720], Brazil K001073968 Yes
Jan 1, 1972 Pires, J.M. [45956A], Brazil K001066665 Yes
Jan 1, 1972 Prance, G.T. [11078], Brazil K001073969 Yes
Jan 1, 1971 Irwin, H.S. [26793], Brazil K001066666 Yes
Mar 1, 1970 Harley, R.M. [11071], Brazil K001066664 Yes
Mar 1, 1970 Harley, R.M. [11072], Brazil K001066671 Yes
Jan 1, 1969 Prance, G.T. [8036], Brazil K001073965 Yes
Jan 1, 1967 Murca, J. [52105], Brazil K001066672 Yes
Aug 22, 1850 Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil K001066663 Yes
Lima, J. [759], Brazil K001066673 Yes
Harley, R.M. [17466], Brazil K001066675 Yes
Hatschbach, G.G.. [15787], Brazil K001066676 Yes
Ratter, J.A. [5570], Brazil K001066678 Yes
Spruce, R. [s.n.], Brazil K001066669 Yes
Prance, G.T. [13375], Brazil K001066681 Yes
Glaziou, A.F.M. [12683], Brazil K001066661 Yes
Hatschbach, G.G. [26074], Brazil K001066680 Yes
Krukoff, B.A. [4563], Brazil K001066662 Yes

Sources

  • Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images
  • Universidad Nacional de Colombia

    • ColPlantA database
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0