1. Family: Lythraceae J.St.-Hil.
    1. Genus: Cuphea P.Browne
      1. Cuphea spermacoce A.St.-Hil.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Brazil.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central

    Cuphea spermacoce A.St.-Hil. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 1, 1997 Irwin, H.S. [9957], Brazil K001066529
    Jan 1, 1991 Oldenburger, F.H.F. [1946], Brazil K001066533
    Nov 1, 1988 Cavalcanti, T.B. [24], Brazil K001066536
    Jan 1, 1987 Giulietti, A.M. [CFCR 6374], Brazil K001066528
    Jan 1, 1987 Cavalcanti, T.B. [CFCR8232], Brazil K001066534
    Jan 1, 1971 Silva, N.T. da [57176], Brazil K001066538
    Jan 1, 1968 Irwin, H.S. [10325], Brazil K001066531
    Jan 1, 1902 Glaziou, A.F.M. [21434], Brazil K001066530
    Ratter, J.A. [2461], Brazil K001066537
    Ratter, J.A. [3694], Brazil K001066539
    Oldenburger, F.H.F. [1748], Brazil K001066532
    Oct 19, 1989 Cavalcanti, T.B. [89], Brazil Cuphea polymorphoides K001066516
    Mar 1, 1970 Harley, R.M. [11453], Brazil Cuphea crulsiana K001066558
    Brazil Cuphea spermacoce var. angustata K000533034
    Mello-Silva, R. [627], Brazil Cuphea spermacoce var. angustata K001073832
    Sellow [2046], Brazil Cuphea spermacoce var. angustata K000533033
    Ferreira, A.R. [211], Brazil Cuphea spermacoce var. angustata K001073833
    Apr 1, 1902 Pohl [964], Brazil Cuphea spermacoce var. elongata K000533035
    Apr 1, 1902 Glaziou, A.F.M. [21431], Brazil Cuphea spermacoce var. elongata K001066552

    First published in Fl. Bras. Merid. 3: 114 (1833)

    Accepted by

    • Graham, S.A. & Cavalcanti, T.B. (2013). Taxonomic revision of Cuphea sect. Euandra subsect. Oidemation (Lythraceae) Phytotaxa 113: 1-86.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.
    • Graham, S.A. & Cavalcanti, T.B. (2013). Taxonomic revision of Cuphea sect. Euandra subsect. Oidemation (Lythraceae) Phytotaxa 113: 1-86.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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