Cuphea sessilifolia Mart.

First published in Flora 24(2 Beibl.): 7 (1841)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Bolivia to Brazil and Paraguay. It is a subshrub and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Bolivia, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Paraguay

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.
  • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Aug 17, 2009 Ferreira, M.C. et al. [PCD 1887], Brazil K000566035 No
Feb 14, 2003 Groppo, M. Jr. [1048], Brazil K001066640 Yes
Oct 10, 1989 Irwin, H.S. [5402], Brazil K001066645 Yes
Jan 1, 1987 Gardner [2844], Piauí K000533080 holotype Yes
Jan 1, 1985 Silva, M.F.F. [118], Brazil K001066641 Yes
Tweedie [s.n.], Santa Catarina K000533082 Yes
Prance, G.T. [29946], Brazil K001073882 Yes
Strudwick, J.J. [3008], Brazil K001073875 Yes
Gardner [2844], Brazil K000533081 Yes
Amaral, I.L. [1386], Brazil K001066642 Yes
Riedel [s.n.], Brazil K001066644 Yes
Harley, R.M. [18701], Brazil K001073874 Yes
Eiten, G. [5436], Brazil K001066643 Yes
Jan 1, 1989 Hatschbach, G.G. [50751], Brazil Cuphea sessilifolia var. strigosa K001073878 Yes
Jan 1, 1986 Harley, R.M. [16986], Brazil Cuphea sessilifolia var. strigosa K001073879 Yes
May 1, 1902 Gardner [1694], Brazil Cuphea sessilifolia var. strigosa K000533071 Yes
Sellow [487], Brazil Cuphea sessilifolia var. strigosa K000533072 Unknown type material Yes
Harley, R.M. [17399], Brazil Cuphea sessilifolia var. strigosa K001073876 Yes
Harley, R.M. [22066], Brazil Cuphea sessilifolia var. strigosa K001073877 Yes
Apr 1, 1902 Hooker [s.n.], Brazil Cuphea sessilifolia var. pilosa K001066647 Yes
Apr 1, 1902 Sellow [s.n.], Brazil Cuphea sessilifolia var. pilosa K000533075 Yes
s.coll. [421], Brazil Cuphea sessilifolia var. pilosa K000533073 Yes
Sellow [s.n.], Brazil Cuphea sessilifolia var. pilosa K000533074 Yes
Gardner, G. [3714], Brazil Cuphea sessilifolia var. pilosa K001066646 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
  • Kew Science Photographs

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