Spigelia guianensis (Aubl.) Lemée

First published in Fl. Guyane Franc. 3: 271 (1954)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Cuba, Venezuela to Guyana and N. Brazil. It grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Brazil North, Cuba, Guyana, Venezuela

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.
  • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Feb 1, 2016 Alencar, L. [737], Brazil K001062293 Yes
Jan 8, 2005 Prance, G.T. [15701], Brazil K001062258 Yes
Jan 8, 2005 Prance, G.T. [15485], Brazil K001062260 Yes
Jan 8, 2005 Jenman [2371], Guyana K000573353 Yes
Jan 8, 2005 Schomburgk [536], Guyana K000573352 isosyntype Yes
Jan 8, 2005 Prance, G.T. [16025], Brazil K001062259 Yes
Ward [s.n], Guyana K000573356 Yes
Schomburgk, R. [926] K000573355 Unknown type material Yes
Spruce, R. [1851], Brazil K001062257 Yes
Schomburgk, R. [323/301B], Guyana K000573354 Yes
Spruce, R. [1851] K000573358 Yes
Schomburgk [20], Guyana K000573359 Unknown type material Yes
Campos, M.T.V.A. [CFCR 13477], Brazil K001062262 Yes
Trail, J.W.H. [535], Brazil K001062256 Yes
Schomburgk [536], Guyana K000573360 Unknown type material Yes
Prance, G.T. [15701], Brazil K001062255 Yes
Spruce, R. [s.n], Brazil K000573357 Yes
Wright, C [s.n], Cuba Spigelia ambigua K000573393 Yes
Wright, C [s.n], Cuba Spigelia ambigua K000573394 Yes

Sources

  • 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 2023. 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 2023. 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