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This species is accepted, and its native range is Colombia to Ecuador.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 2800 - 2900 m.; Andes.
Morphology General Habit
Arbolito
Conservation
No Evaluada

Native to:

Colombia, Ecuador

Myrcianthes alaternifolia (Benth.) Grifo ex B.Holst & M.L.Kawas. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1990 Hartweg [978], Colombia K000276813 lectotype
Jan 1, 1990 Hartweg [978], Colombia K000276813 lectotype
Jan 1, 1990 Hartweg [978], Colombia Eugenia alaternifolia K000276813 lectotype
Jan 1, 1990 Hartweg [978], Colombia Eugenia alaternifolia K000276813 lectotype
Hartweg [978], Colombia Eugenia alaternifolia K000276812 isolectotype

First published in Fl. Ecuador 95: 138 (2019)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

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/"

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Kawasaki, M.L., Holst, B.K. & Pérez, A.J. (2019). Flora of Ecuador 136: 1-187. Botanical Institute, University of Göteborg, Riksmuseum, Stockholm.

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000276812
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000276813

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