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This species is accepted, and its native range is Peru (Cajamarca, Píura).
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Peru

Begonia velata L.B.Sm. & B.G.Schub. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Brade, A.C. [19783], Espírito Santo K000820675

First published in Publ. Field Mus. Nat. Hist., Bot. Ser. 13(4): 201 (1941)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.
  • Tebbitt, M.C. (2017). Recircumscription and new synonyms of Begonia acerifolia (Begoniaceae) and amended descriptions of the poorly known B. hydrophylloides and B. velata Edinburgh Journal of Botany 74: 217-228.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Tebbitt, M.C. (2017). Recircumscription and new synonyms of Begonia acerifolia (Begoniaceae) and amended descriptions of the poorly known B. hydrophylloides and B. velata Edinburgh Journal of Botany 74: 217-228.

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