Cuphea spermacoce var. spermacoce

This variety is accepted
The native range of this variety is Brazil. It is a perennial and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • 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.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.
  • Graham, S.A. & Cavalcanti, T.B. (2013). Taxonomic revision of Cuphea sect. Euandra subsect. Oidemation (Lythraceae). Phytotaxa 113: 1-86.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Oct 19, 1989 Cavalcanti, T.B. [89], Brazil Cuphea polymorphoides K001066516 Yes
Mar 1, 1970 Harley, R.M. [11453], Brazil Cuphea crulsiana K001066558 Yes
Sellow [2046], Brazil Cuphea spermacoce var. angustata K000533033 Yes
Ferreira, A.R. [211], Brazil Cuphea spermacoce var. angustata K001073833 Yes
Brazil Cuphea spermacoce var. angustata K000533034 Yes
Mello-Silva, R. [627], Brazil Cuphea spermacoce var. angustata K001073832 Yes
Apr 1, 1902 Pohl [964], Brazil Cuphea spermacoce var. elongata K000533035 Yes
Apr 1, 1902 Glaziou, A.F.M. [21431], Brazil Cuphea spermacoce var. elongata K001066552 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 2023. 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 2023. 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