Maranta hexantha (Poepp. & Endl.) D.Dietr.

First published in Syn. Plant. 1: 6 (1839)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. Tropical America. It is a perennial and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Brazil North, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Classification

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PAFTOL

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Hylaeanthe hexantha.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
  • Forzza, R.C. & al. (2010). Lista de Espécies da Flora do Brasil http://floradobrasil.jbrj.gov.br/2010/.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2009 Zappi, D.C.; Sasaki, D.; Milliken, W.; Biggs, N.; Silveira, E.A.; Philippsen, M.; Bessa, M.A.; Piva, J.H. [988] Brazil Hylaeanthe hexantha K000578665 Yes
Jan 1, 2008 Sasaki, D.; Milliken, W.; Philippsen, M.; Bessa, M.A.; E; Piva, J.H. [1877] Brazil Hylaeanthe hexantha K000578666 Yes
Jan 1, 2008 Sasaki, D.; Henicka, G.S.; André, T.J.C.; Piva, J.H. [1485] Brazil Hylaeanthe hexantha K000578664 Yes
Jan 1, 2008 Nascimento, J.; Silveira, E.A.; Philippsen, M.; Bessa, M.A. [61] Brazil Hylaeanthe hexantha K000578663 Yes
González-Elizondo, M.S. [2132] French Guiana Hylaeanthe hexantha K002188323 No
Ratter, J.A.; de Castro, R.A.; Bertoldo, J.; de Santos, R.R.; Souza, R. [R1056] Brazil Hylaeanthe hexantha K001247546 Yes
Barrier, S. [1938] Peru Hylaeanthe hexantha K002188341 No
de Granville, J.-J.; Allorge, L.; Cremers, G.; Görts-van Rijn, A.R.A.; Kodjoed- Bonneton, J.F. [7559] French Guiana Hylaeanthe hexantha K002188325 No
Smith, S.F.; Bell, D.A.; McClammer, J.U.; Smith, F.O.; Timana, M.E. [1300] Peru Hylaeanthe hexantha K002188339 No
Balée, W. [2472] Brazil Hylaeanthe hexantha K001247545 Yes
De Granville, J.J. [13284] French Guiana Hylaeanthe hexantha K002188324 No
Prance, G.T.; Rodrigues, W.A.; Ramos, J.F.; Farias, L.G. [8942] Brazil Hylaeanthe hexantha K001247552 Yes
Kennedy, H.; Plowman, T.C. [3601] Peru Hylaeanthe hexantha K002188338 No
Araujo-Murakami, A.; Carrion Cuellar, A.M.; Nativi, S. [5222] Bolivia Hylaeanthe hexantha K001378457 No
{Harley, R.M.; Barroso, G.M.; et al.} [11341] Brazil Hylaeanthe hexantha K001247553 Yes
s.coll. [5467] Brazil Hylaeanthe hexantha K001247548 Yes
Maas, P.J.M.; Kubitzki, K.; Steward, W.C.; Ramos, J.F.; Pinheiro, W.S.; Lima, J.F. [P13093] Brazil Hylaeanthe hexantha K001247549 Yes
Rimachi, M. [5070] Peru Hylaeanthe hexantha K002188337 No
Maas, P.J.M.; Kubitzki, K.; Steward, W.C.; Ramos, J.F.; Pinheiro, W.S.; Lima, J.F. [P12715] Brazil Hylaeanthe hexantha K001247550 Yes
Acevedo-Rodriguez, P.; Cedeño, J.A. [7598] Ecuador Hylaeanthe hexantha K002188336 No
Taylor, E.L.; Rosario, C.S.; Silva, J.B.F. [E1313] Brazil Hylaeanthe hexantha K001247547 Yes
Bolland, G. [35] Brazil Hylaeanthe hexantha K001247551 Yes
Taylor, E.L.; Lobo, M.G.; Schatz, G.; Rosa, N.A.; Rebbeck, T.; Rosarío, C.S.; Santos, M.R.; Silva, J.B.F. [E1090] Brazil Hylaeanthe hexantha K001247544 Yes
Araujo-Murakami, A.; Carrion Cuellar, A.M.; Vargas, S.; Parada, R.; Salazar, J.; Queteguari, J.C.; Queteguari, N. [5081] Bolivia Hylaeanthe hexantha K001378458 No
Plowman, T.C.; Schultes, R.E.; Tovar, O. [6979] Peru Hylaeanthe hexantha K002188340 No

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
  • Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • 'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    • 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
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images
  • Neotropikey

    • Milliken, W., Klitgard, B. and Baracat, A. (2009 onwards), Neotropikey - Interactive key and information resources for flowering plants of the Neotropics.
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0