Caamembeca gigantea (Chodat) J.F.B.Pastore

First published in Kew Bull. 67: 439 (2012)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Peru to N. & W. Bolivia. It is a shrub and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Bolivia, Peru

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • 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.

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.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Mass, P.J.M.; Maas, H.; Roersch, C.; Westra, L.Y.T.H. [6123] Peru K002748517 Yes
Wasshausen, D.C.; Encarnación, F. [733] Peru K002748516 Yes
Ribeiro, J.E.L.S. [941] Brazil Polygala gigantea K001133705 Yes
Santos, J.L. [956] Brazil Polygala gigantea K001133704 Yes
Costa, M.A.S. [107] Brazil Polygala gigantea K001133706 Yes
Krukoff, B.A. [6958] Brazil Polygala gigantea K001133699 Yes
Krukoff, B.A. [6958] Brazil Polygala gigantea K001133700 Yes
Nascimento, J.R. [670] Brazil Polygala gigantea K001133707 Yes
Nascimento, J.R. [582] Brazil Polygala gigantea K001133708 Yes
Prance, G.T. [20506] Brazil Polygala gigantea K001133703 Yes
Nee, M. [42637] Brazil Polygala gigantea K001133702 Yes
Gropp, M., Jr. [912] Brazil Polygala gigantea K001133701 Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
  • 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 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 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 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0