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This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to N. South America.
Aphelandra scabra

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 0 - 500 m.; Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Llanura del Caribe, Orinoquia, Pacífico.
Morphology General Habit
Subarbusto, arbusto
Conservation
No Evaluada

Native to:

Belize, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Suriname, Venezuela

Introduced into:

Dominican Republic, Pakistan, Trinidad-Tobago

Aphelandra scabra (Vahl) Sm. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1990 Menendez, F. [226], Mexico K000064477
Jan 1, 1990 Gaumer, G.F., Mexico K000064479
Jan 1, 1990 Gaumer, G.F. [23650bis], Mexico K000064480
Jan 1, 1990 Hinton, G.B. [11477], Mexico K000064486
Jan 1, 1990 Andrieux, G. [131], Oaxaca K000064488 syntype
Jan 1, 1990 Linden, J. [189], Veracruz K000064489 syntype
Jan 1, 1990 Langlassé, E. [679], Mexico K000064491
Jan 1, 1990 Ghiesbreght, M. [700], Mexico K000064492
Jan 1, 1990 Galeotti, H.G. [909], Veracruz K000064487 syntype
Jan 1, 1990 Grisebach [s.n.], Mexico K000534467 syntype
Jan 1, 1990 Palmer, E. [174], Mexico K000064482
Jan 1, 1990 Hinton, G.B. [10919], Mexico K000064485
Jan 1, 1990 Novelo, A. [238], Mexico K000064478
Jan 1, 1990 Cuming [1099], Colombia K000534509 syntype
Jan 1, 1990 Hancock, W. [47], Mexico K000064483
Jan 1, 1990 Hinton, G.B. [9903], Mexico K000064490
Jan 1, 1990 Mexico K000064481
Ramamoorthy, T.P. [1310], Mexico K000064476
Hostmann [539], Suriname K000534455 syntype
Panama K000534471 syntype
Sinclair [s.n.], Honduras K000534469 syntype
Barclay [s.n.] K000534472 syntype
Sinclair [s.n.], Ecuador K000534506 holotype
Cuming, H. [1099] K000534512 syntype
Hostmann [539], Suriname K000534511 syntype
Sinclair [s.n.] K000534470 syntype
Schomburgk [180], Guyana K000534457 syntype
Sinclair, D. [s.n.], Panama K000534508 syntype
Sinclair [s.n.] K000534468 syntype
Schomburgk, R. [1461], Guyana K000534458
[Pervina] [s.n.] K000534505
Barclay [s.n.], Panama K000534510 syntype
Schomburgk [888], Guyana K000534456 syntype
Hartweg [1267], Colombia K000534507 syntype
Füncke [592], Venezuela Justicia scabra K000529478 holotype
Martínez S., E. [26187], Mexico Aphelandra deppeana K000064484

First published in A.Rees, Cycl. 39: n.° 3 (1818)

Accepted by

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
  • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
  • Goodwin, Z.A. & al. (2013). A checklist of the vascular plants of the lowland savannas of Belize, Central America Phytotaxa 101: 1-119.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. 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.
  • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • ColPlantA (2021). "ColPlantA. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.colplanta.org/"

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
  • Malik, K.A. & Ghafoor, A. (1988). Flora of Pakistan 188: 1-79. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

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