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

Native to:

Brazil North, French Guiana, Venezuela

Psidium guyanense Pers. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Spruce, R. [s.n.], Para K000565298 Unknown type material
Riedel [1528], Brazil K000565279 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 2002 Spruce, R. [s.n.], Brazil Psidium sprucei K000565297 isotype

First published in Syn. Pl. 2: 27 (1806)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R., Sobral, N., Ashton, P., Barrie, F., Holst, B.K., Landrum, L.L., Matsumoto, K., Fernanda Mazine, F., Nic Lughadha, E., Proença, C. & al. (2008). World Checklist of Myrtaceae: 1-455. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Landrum, L.R. (2005-). Personal communication on Myrtaceae 5 Arizona State University, Tampa.

Not accepted by

  • Holst, B.K. (2008). Personal communication on Myratceae 8 SEL. [Cited as Psidium guineense.]

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • ColPlantA (2021). "ColPlantA. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.colplanta.org/"

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

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