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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Central & S. Chile to S. Argentina.
Gaultheria mucronata

Native to:

Argentina South, Chile Central, Chile South

Introduced into:

Great Britain, Ireland, New Zealand South

Gaultheria mucronata (L.f.) Hook. & Arn. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1935 Chile Pernettya mucronata var. rupicola K000641627 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1935 Philippi [s.n.], Chile Pernettya mucronata var. rupicola K000641628 Unknown type material

First published in J. Bot. (Hooker) 1: 281 (1834)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.
  • Rodríguez, R., Grau, J., Baeza, C. & Davies, A. (2008). Lista comentada de las plantas vasculares de los Nevados de Chillan, Chile Gayana. Botánica 65: 153-197.
  • Zuloaga, F.O. & Belgrano, M.J. (eds.) (2020). Flora Argentina. Flora vascular de la República Argentina 19(1): 1-378. INTA, IMBIV & IBODA.
  • 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

  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1972). Flora Europaea 3: 1-370. Cambridge University Press.
  • Zuloaga, F.O. & Belgrano, M.J. (eds.) (2020). Flora Argentina. Flora vascular de la República Argentina 19(1): 1-378. INTA, IMBIV & IBODA.

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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/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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Kew Science Photographs
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