Struthanthus Mart.

First published in Flora 13: 102 (1830), nom. cons.
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Tropical & Subtropical America.


Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles


Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Species

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Kazandjian, A. (2011). A morphometric analysis of Struthanthus phillyreoides and S. dichotrianthus (Loranthaceae) suggest these represent one single variable species. Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society 138: 1-15.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1996 Stannard, B. [H52771], Bahia K000018186 No
Jan 1, 1996 Ganev, W. [1203], Bahia K000018188 No
Jan 1, 1996 Harley, R.M. [H50364], Bahia K000018185 No
Jan 1, 1996 Stannard, B. [H51974], Bahia K000018187 No
Jan 1, 1982 Santos, T.S. [3448], Bahia K000016760 No
Gardner [1324], Alagoas K000016623 No
Gardner [1030], Pernambuco K000016624 No
Gardner [1030A], Pernambuco K000016625 No
Salzmann, Bahia K000016626 No
Stannard, B. [552], Bahia K000016762 No
Harley, R.M. [CFCR14354], Bahia K000016751 No
Harley, R.M. [17357], Bahia K000016752 No
Mori, S.A. [9446], Bahia K000016753 No
Mori, S.A. [11079], Bahia K000016754 No
Guedes, M.L. [933], Bahia K000016755 No
Guedes, M.L. [557], Bahia K000016756 No
Guedes, M.L. [933A], Bahia K000016757 No
Queiroz, L.P. [2969], Bahia K000016758 No
Irwin, H.S. [14625], Bahia K000016759 No
Mori, S.A. [14072], Bahia K000016761 No
Arbo, M.M. [5390], Bahia K000016763 No
Gardner [1330], Alagoas K000016764 No
Harley, R.M. [20174], Bahia K000016811 No
Harley, R.M. [17873], Bahia K000016819 No
Harley, R.M. [20718A], Bahia K000016827 No
Harley, R.M. [20718], Bahia K000016826 No
Harley, R.M. [19140], Bahia K000016804 No
Harley, R.M. [18714], Bahia K000016816 No
Carvalho, A.M. [184], Bahia K000016824 No
Harley, R.M. [22044], Bahia K000016836 No
Brito, H.S. [196], Bahia K000016840 No
Noblick, L.R. [76], Bahia K000016853 No
Noblick, L.R. [2755], Bahia K000016851 No
Lewis, G.P. [786], Bahia K000016921 No
Lewis, G.P. [786A], Bahia K000016922 No
Coradin, L. [6364], Bahia K000016923 No
Coradin, L. [6364A], Bahia K000016924 No
Harley, R.M. [21248], Bahia K000018041 No
Guedes, M.L. [PCD4975], Bahia K000018115 No
Stannard, B. [PCD5432], Bahia K000018119 No
Arraes, M.G. [CFCR6810], Bahia K000018067 No
Harley, R.M. [CFCR14216], Bahia K000018069 No
Harley, R.M. [19448], Bahia K000018072 No
Queiroz, L.P. [4762], Bahia K000018092 No
Queiroz, L.P. [2113], Bahia K000018096 No
Stannard, B. [PCD5811], Bahia K000018117 No
Queiroz, L.P. [4868], Bahia K000018091 No
Stannard, B. [PCD5534], Bahia K000018116 No
Santos, T.R. [PCD5847], Bahia K000018114 No
Saar, E. [PCD5244], Bahia K000018118 No
Bautista, H.P. [PCD4372], Bahia K000018125 No
Bautista, H.P. [PCD3891], Bahia K000018151 No
Nic Lughadha, E. [PCD6167], Bahia K000018126 No
Stannard, B. [PCD5360], Bahia K000018128 No
Ganev, W. [2623], Bahia K000018164 No
Ganev, W. [1969], Bahia K000018168 No
Ganev, W. [1841], Bahia K000018170 No
Harley, R.M. [27372], Brazil 55730.000 No
Harley, R.M. [27334], Brazil 55738.000 No
Harley, R.M. [26181], Brazil 60211.000 No
Stannard, B. [1920], Brazil 60224.000 No
Harley, R.M. [26193], Brazil 63235.000 No
Harley, R.M. [24861], Brazil 63236.000 No
Harley, R.M. [27372], Brazil 63241.000 No
Harley, R.M. [24806], Brazil 63243.000 No
Harley, R.M. [26187], Brazil 63246.000 No
Harley, R.M. [27361], Brazil 63247.000 No
Harley, R.M. [24949], Brazil 63249.000 No


  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

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