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

Native to:

Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname

Cecropia obtusa Trécul appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jul 3, 1995 Prance, G.T. [P25548], Brazil K000973584
Jan 1, 1992 Irwin, H.S. [47159], Brazil K000973581
Jan 1, 1992 Irwin, H.S. [47747], Brazil K000973582
Jul 3, 1990 Prance, G.T. [P25548], Brazil K000973583
Jul 4, 1989 Egler, W.A. [47658], Brazil K000973580
Aug 4, 1978 Prance, G.T. [25549], Brazil K000973586
Jan 1, 1966 Prance, G.T. [1700] K000973585
Prance, G.T. [P25549], Brazil K000973587
Anderson, A.B. [1056], Brazil K000973588

First published in Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 3, 8: 79 (1847)

Accepted by

  • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.

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