Guatteria Ruiz & Pav.

This genus is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Tropical America.

Native to:

Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Leeward Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Venezuela, Windward Is.

Guatteria Ruiz & Pav. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Guyana 15041.000
Pennington, R.T. [124], Bolivia 54699.000
Pennington, R.T. [100], Bolivia 54702.000
Pennington, R.T. [45], Bolivia 55600.000
Harley, R.M. [H50621], Brazil 57967.000
Cazalet, P. [7535], Ecuador 6625.000

First published in Fl. Peruv. Prodr.: 85 (1794)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.
  • Maas, P.J.M. & Westra, L.Y.T. (2011). A taxonomic survey of Guatteria section Mecocarpus including the genera Guatteriopsis and Guatteriella p.p. (Annonaceae) Blumea 56: 113-145.
  • Maas, P.J.M., Westra, L.Y.T., Arias Guerrero, S., Lobão, A.Q., Scharf, U., Zamora, N.A. & Erkens, R.H.J. (2015). Confronting a morphological nightmare: revision of the Neotropical genus Guatteria (Annonaceae) Blumea 50: 1-219.

  • 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

  • Kew Science Photographs

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