Spigelia hedyotidea A.DC.

First published in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 9: 7 (1845)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Mexico to Guatemala, Cuba (Island de la Juventud). It grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Cuba, Guatemala, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Texas

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

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.
  • GBIF (2008-2020). Global Biodiversity Information Facility http://www.gbif.org/.
  • USDA, NRCS ( 2021-continuously updated). Natural Resources Conservation Services Plant Database http://plants.usda.gov/cgi_bin/topics.cgi?earl=checklist.html.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Sep 18, 1997 Coulter [962], Mexico K000573402 holotype Yes
Apr 1, 1984 Lindheimer, F. [462], Texas Spigelia lindheimeri K000883417 isotype Yes
Lindheimer, F. [462], Texas Spigelia lindheimeri K000883416 Yes
Lindheimer, F. [462], Texas Spigelia lindheimeri K000883419 Yes
Wright, C. [1663] Spigelia lindheimeri K000883418 Yes
Hall, E. [288], Texas Spigelia lindheimeri K000883420 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