Calceolaria L.

This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & S. America to Falkland Islands.

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Bolivia, Chile Central, Chile North, Chile South, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Falkland Is., Galápagos, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Panamá, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela

Introduced into:

Assam, Azores, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Canary Is., China Southeast, Cuba, East Himalaya, India, Jamaica, Jawa, Madeira, Mauritius, Myanmar, Nepal, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Norfolk Is., Sri Lanka, St.Helena

Calceolaria L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Rico, L. [1292], Bolivia K000295040 No
Rico, L. [1294], Bolivia K000295042 No
Rico, L. [1517], Bolivia K000295168 No
Rico, L. [1280], Bolivia K000295125 No
Rico, L. [1506], Bolivia K000295179 No
Rico, L. [1507], Bolivia K000295178 No
Rico, L. [1295], Bolivia K000295043 No
Rico, L. [1505], Bolivia K000295180 No

First published in Kongl. Vetensk. Acad. Handl. 31: 288 (1770)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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 2022. 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