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This species is accepted, and its native range is N. South America to NE. Bolivia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil West-Central, French Guiana, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela

Introduced into:

Marianas

Cecropia palmata Willd. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2009 Parcela 2 [567], Mato Grosso K000579765
Oct 8, 1995 Berg, C.C. [1720], Para K000512368 isoneotype
Oct 8, 1995 Berg, C.C. [1720], Para K000512369 isoneotype
Oct 8, 1995 Berg, C.C. [1720], Para K000512367 isoneotype
Jul 9, 1995 Fevereiro, V.P.B. [M 169], Brazil K000973593
Jul 3, 1995 Harley, R.M. [10838], Brazil K000973597
Jul 3, 1995 Harley, R.M. [10838], Brazil K000973596
Jan 1, 1986 Balée, W.L. [809], Brazil K000973595
Jan 1, 1978 Fróes, R.L. [19911], Brazil K000973599
Jan 1, 1978 Ule, E. [8837], Brazil K000973598
Jan 1, 1976 Prance, G.T. [4361], Brazil K000973594
Berg, C.C. [BG586], Brazil K000973600
Ratter, J.A. [R5503], Brazil K000973591
Berg, C.C. [252], Brazil K000973589
Berg, C.C. [252], Brazil K000973590
Berg, C.C. [BG586], Brazil K000973601
Ratter, J.A. [5503], Brazil K000973592

First published in Sp. Pl., ed. 4, 4: 652 (1806)

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.
  • Brako, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 45: i-xl, 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Fosberg, F.R., Sachet, M.-H., Oliver, R. (1979). A geographical checklist of the Micronesian Dicotyledonae Micronesica; Journal of the College of Guam 15: 41-295.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

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.
  • Brako, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 45: i-xl, 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Fosberg, F.R., Sachet, M.-H., Oliver, R. (1979). A geographical checklist of the Micronesian Dicotyledonae Micronesica; Journal of the College of Guam 15: 41-295.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

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