1. Family: Lythraceae J.St.-Hil.
    1. Genus: Cuphea P.Browne
      1. Cuphea melvilla Lindl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical America.

    [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. 100 - 1420 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Orinoquia.
    Habit
    Hierba, subarbusto, árbol
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Venezuela

    Cuphea melvilla Lindl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2008 Zappi, D.C. [864], Mato Grosso K000447869
    May 1, 2007 Hamilton, W.D. [63], Brazil K001066677
    May 1, 2007 Hamilton, W.D. [265], Brazil K001073966
    Nov 1, 2006 Projeto Flora Cristalino [386], Mato Grosso K000447726
    Oct 14, 1997 Ule, E. [6099], Brazil K001066670
    Feb 8, 1990 Heringer, E.P. [3006], Brazil K001066667
    Oct 5, 1989 Henderson, A. [608], Brazil K001073970
    Oct 5, 1989 Bertoni [2661], Argentina K001066668
    Jan 1, 1985 Hill, S.R. [13026], Brazil K001073967
    Jan 1, 1985 Strudwick, J.J. [3291], Brazil K001066674
    Mar 1, 1976 Philcox, D. [3810], Brazil K001066660
    Jan 1, 1974 Prance, G.T. [10720], Brazil K001073968
    Jan 1, 1972 Pires, J.M. [45956A], Brazil K001066665
    Jan 1, 1972 Prance, G.T. [11078], Brazil K001073969
    Jan 1, 1971 Irwin, H.S. [26793], Brazil K001066666
    Mar 1, 1970 Harley, R.M. [11071], Brazil K001066664
    Mar 1, 1970 Harley, R.M. [11072], Brazil K001066671
    Jan 1, 1969 Prance, G.T. [8036], Brazil K001073965
    Jan 1, 1967 Murca, J. [52105], Brazil K001066672
    Aug 22, 1850 Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil K001066663
    Harley, R.M. [17466], Brazil K001066675
    Ratter, J.A. [5570], Brazil K001066678
    Krukoff, B.A. [4563], Brazil K001066662
    Lima, J. [759], Brazil K001066673
    Prance, G.T. [13375], Brazil K001066681
    Glaziou, A.F.M. [12683], Brazil K001066661
    Hatschbach, G.G. [26074], Brazil K001066680
    Hatschbach, G.G.. [15787], Brazil K001066676
    Spruce, R. [s.n.], Brazil K001066669

    First published in Bot. Reg. 10: t. 852 (1825)

    Accepted by

    • Graham, S.A. (2019). A revision of Cuphea section Melvilla (Lythraceae) Systematic Botany Monographs 105: 1-146.
    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
    • de Moura Júnior, E.G. & al. (2015). Updated checklist of aquatic macrophytes from Northern Brazil Acta Amazonica 45: 111-132.
    • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Jørgensen, P.M. & León-Yánez, S. (eds.) (1999). Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Ecuador Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 75: i-viii, 1-1181. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.

    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.
    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
    • de Moura Júnior, E.G. & al. (2015). Updated checklist of aquatic macrophytes from Northern Brazil Acta Amazonica 45: 111-132.
    • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Jørgensen, P.M. & León-Yánez, S. (eds.) (1999). Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Ecuador Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 75: i-viii, 1-1181. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.

    Sources

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
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    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/
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