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This species is accepted, and its native range is Peru to Brazil and N. Argentina.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Paraguay, Peru

Chamissoa maximiliani Mart. ex Moq. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
s.coll. [180], Brazil Chamissoa acuminata var. maximiliani K000582934
Mori, S.A. [11541], Brazil Chamissoa acuminata var. maximiliani K001207116
Riedel [M/02], Brazil Chamissoa acuminata var. maximiliani K001207118
Hooker [s.n.], Brazil Chamissoa acuminata var. maximiliani K001207121
Glaziou, A. [11419], Brazil Chamissoa acuminata var. maximiliani K001207113
Belém, R.P. [639], Brazil Chamissoa acuminata var. maximiliani K001207120
Pohl [1861], Brazil Chamissoa acuminata var. maximiliani K001207115
Mori, S.A. [11572], Brazil Chamissoa acuminata var. maximiliani K001207117
Glaziou [3084], Brazil Chamissoa acuminata var. maximiliani K001207114
Hage, J.L. [763], Brazil Chamissoa acuminata var. maximiliani K001207119

First published in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 13(2): 251 (1849)

Accepted by

  • Pedersen, T.M. (2016). Flora del Paraguay 46: 1-258. Editions des Conservatoire et Jardin Botaniques de la ville de Genève.
  • Zuloaga, F.O. & Belgrano, M.J. (eds.) (2020). Flora Argentina. Flora vascular de la República Argentina 19(1): 1-378. INTA, IMBIV & IBODA.
  • 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.

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Chamissoa acuminata var. maximiliani.]

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001207121

Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0