Cuphea epilobiifolia Koehne

First published in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 13(2): 223 (1877)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. Mexico to Venezuela. It is a subshrub and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Costa Rica, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Panamá, Venezuela

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • Monro, A.K., González, F., Santamaría, D., Chacón, O., Rodríguez, A., Solano, D. Zamora, N. & Correa, M. (2011). A first checklist to the vascular plants of La Amistad International Park (PILA), Costa Rica-Panama. Phytotaxa 322: 1-283.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • 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?
Endres [157], Costa Rica K000532874 Yes
Hoffman, C. [733], Costa Rica K000532876 lectotype Yes
Donnell Smith, J. [4807], Costa Rica K000532873 Unknown type material Yes
Endres [157 ex pte.], Costa Rica K000532875 Unknown type material Yes
Linden, I. [1595], Colombia Cuphea epilobiifolia var. venezuelana K000533126 Yes
Gollmer [s.n.], Venezuela Cuphea epilobiifolia var. venezuelana K000533128 Unknown type material Yes
Apr 1, 1902 Linden, I. [1595], Colombia Cuphea epilobiifolia f. lindenii K000533127 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 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