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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Florida, Mexico to Tropical America.
Guapira (Nyctaginaceae)

Native to:

Aruba, Bahamas, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Cayman Is., Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, French Guiana, Galápagos, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Netherlands Antilles, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Southwest Caribbean, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Turks-Caicos Is., Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is.

Guapira Aubl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Zappi, D. [427], Brazil K001194114
Lindeman, J.C. [5246], Brazil K001194125
Plowman, T. [12697], Brazil K001194126
Sarahyba, L.S.P. [352], Brazil K001194124
Lucas, E.J. [917], Brazil K001194101
Snow, D. [21/17], Brazil K001194138
Harley, R.M. [27803], Brazil K001194107
Riedel [s.n.], Brazil K001194121
Ehrendorfer, F. [73916-/4009], Brazil K001194135
Tschá, M. [426], Brazil K001194120
Zappi, D. [427], Brazil K001194115
Becker, J. [537], Brazil K001194109
Agra, M.F. [1305], Brazil K001194099
Freire, E. [31], Brazil K001194116
Krukoff, B.A. [4804], Brazil K001194130
Lobato, L.C. [1515], Brazil K001194132
Sarahyba, L.S.P. [352], Brazil K001194123
Ducker, J. [22], Brazil K001194110
Laurênio, A. [323], Brazil K001194117
Dusén, P. [2125], Brazil K001194129
Gasson, P. [6101], Brazil K001194118
Pessoa, S.V.A. [1], Brazil K001194127
Lucas, E.J. [584], Brazil K001194104
Lira, S.S. [100], Brazil K001194119
Lucas, E.J. [596], Brazil K001194100
Silva, N.M.F. [266], Brazil K001194108
Fevereiro, V.P.B. [74], Brazil K001194106
Harley, R.M. [22040], Brazil K001194112
Lucas, E.J. [584], Brazil K001194103
Ratter, J. [4286], Brazil K001194134
Heringer, E.P. [17160], Brazil K001194128
Melo, E. [1018], Brazil K001194131
Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil K001194137
Krukoff, B.A. [4804], Brazil K001194122
Ratter, J.A. [8308A], Brazil K001194105
Riedel [s.n.], Brazil K001194136
Lucas, E.J. [917], Brazil K001194102
Costa-Melo, E.M. [40], Brazil K001194133
Ramos, J. [37], Brazil K001194111
Harley, R.M. [22040], Brazil K001194113

First published in Hist. Pl. Guiane 1: 308 (1775)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.

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

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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