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This species is accepted, and its native range is N. South America to Brazil (Roraima).
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Brazil North, Guyana, Venezuela

Vitex schomburgkiana Schauer appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Prance, G.T. [4623], Brazil K001220193
Stannard, B.L. [719], Brazil K001220199
Lima, J. [729], Brazil K001220202
Stannard, B.L. [799], Brazil K001220203
Prance, G.T. [9579], Brazil K001220197
Ule, E. [7862], Brazil K001220194
Nelson, B.W. [1560], Brazil K001220196
Milliken, W. [s.n.], Brazil K001220198
Schomburgk, R. [421], Guyana K000488019 Unknown type material
Schomburgk, R. [288/421B], Guyana K000488018
Ratter, J.A. [6288], Brazil K001220201
Stannard, B.L. [719], Brazil K001220200
Ratter, J.A. [5562], Brazil K001220195
Mar 1, 1936 Appun, C. [1885], Guyana Vitex appuni K000488047 Unknown type material

First published in Linnaea 20: 483 (1847)

Accepted by

  • Berry, P.E., Yatskievych, K. & Holst, B.K. (eds.) in Steyermark, J., Berry, P.E., Holts, B.K. (eds). (2005). Rutaceae-Zygophyllaceae Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana 9: 1-608. Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • 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
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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