First published in Nordic J. Bot. 1: 240 (1981)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is S. Tropical America.
Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Suriname
POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:
- Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:
Kew Backbone Distributions
- The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
- © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0