Citharexylum B.Juss.

First published in C.Linnaeus, Sp. Pl.: 625 (1753)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Tropical & Subtropical America.

Distribution

Native to:

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

Introduced into:

Andaman Is., Bermuda, Cayman Is., Fiji, Galápagos, Hawaii, India, Mozambique, Tunisia

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Species

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Dec 1, 2008 Jordan, C.G. [434] Bolivia K000509779 No
Oct 1, 1935 Pringle, C.G. [8932] Mexico K000487034 Type Yes
Sep 1, 1933 [Bourgeau, M.] [2929] Mexico K000487048 Type Yes
Hatschbach, G.; Cervi, A.C.; Barbosa, E. [71764] Brazil K000944284 Yes
Ducke [470] Brazil K000944282 Yes
Daly, D.C.; Silveira, M.; Saraiva, R.; Walthier, F.; Gebahards, J. [7718] Brazil K000944285 Yes
Harley, R.M.; Giulietti, A.M. [54727] Brazil K000944283 Yes
Hatschbach, G.; Schinini, A.; Silva, J.M. [64936] Brazil K000944280 Yes
Lewis, G.P.; Lozano, P. [3046] Ecuador K:SPC-73266.000 No
Widgren [s.n.] Brazil K000944269 Yes
Lindeman, J.C. [s.n.] Brazil K000944267 Yes
Eiten, G.; Eiten, L.T.; Mimura, I. [5833] Brazil K000944264 Yes
Silva, J.M. [1177] Brazil K000944266 Yes
Tweedie [s.n.] Brazil K000944238 Yes
Daly, D.C.; Silveira, M.; Saraiva, R.; Walthier, F.; Gebahards, J. [7717] Brazil K000944286 Yes
Lindeman, J.C.; Haas, J.H. [316] Brazil K000944268 Yes
Glaziou [9340] Brazil K000944239 Yes
Tweedie [s.n.] Brazil K000944240 Yes
Dusén, P. [7061] Brazil K000944265 Yes
Kanehira, R. [2781] Palau Rauwolfia K001625896 Yes
Peter, A. [57095] Tanzania Rauwolfia K001604259 Yes
Milne-Redhead, E. [3264] Zambia Rauwolfia K:SPC-02300.000 No
Onochien, F.C. [35838] Nigeria Rauwolfia K:SPC-05086.000 No
Meikle, R.D. [632] Nigeria Rauwolfia K:SPC-15276.000 No
Dawkins, H.C. [416] Uganda Rauwolfia K:SPC-15277.000 No
Dalziel, J.M. [796] Nigeria Rauwolfia K:SPC-02292.000 No

Sources

  • Flora of the Cayman Islands

    • Flora of the Cayman Islands
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 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 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0