Richardia L.

First published in Sp. Pl.: 330 (1753)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Tropical & Subtropical America.

Distribution

Native to:

Alabama, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Arkansas, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Central American Pac, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, French Guiana, Georgia, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Jamaica, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mississippi, Nicaragua, North Carolina, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, South Carolina, Texas, Uruguay, Venezuela, Virginia

Introduced into:

Angola, Assam, Bangladesh, Benin, Burkina, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, China Southeast, Cook Is., Fiji, Free State, Ghana, Hainan, Hawaii, India, Indiana, Ivory Coast, Jawa, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Myanmar, New Guinea, New Jersey, New South Wales, Nigeria, Norfolk Is., Northern Provinces, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Queensland, South China Sea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Uganda, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • —F.T.A. 3: 242.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • L., Gen. Pl., ed. 5: 153 (1754)
  • Sp. Pl.: 330 (1753)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Heckman, C. [s.n.], Brazil K001204623 Yes
Souza, E.B. [1056], Brazil K001204622 Yes
Leal, S. [50], Brazil K001204621 Yes

Sources

  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 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 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images