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This species is accepted, and its native range is Peru to Bolivia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Bolivia, Peru

Peperomia reflexa Kunth appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Rodway, F.A. [895], Australia 23426.000
Wild, H.C. [30566], Zimbabwe 24200.000
Rodway, G., Australia 24201.000
Elbert, J. [1009], Indonesia K000820281 Unknown type material

First published in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 1: 70 (1816)

Accepted by

  • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590. Smithsonian Institution.
  • Lisowski, S. (2009). Flore (Angiospermes) de la République de Guinée Scripta Botanica Belgica 41: 1-517.
  • López Patiño, E.J., Szeszko, D.R., Rascala Pérez, J. & Beltrán Retis, A.S. (2012). The flora of the Tenacingo-Malinalco-Zumpahuacán protected natural area, state of Mexico, Mexico Harvard Papers in Botany 17: 65-167.
  • Mathieu, G. & Callejas Posada, R. (2006). New synonymies in the genus Peperomia Ruiz & Pav. (Piperaceae) - an annotated checklist Candollea 61: 331-363.

Not accepted by

  • Lu, Y.C., Yu & T.Y. A. Yang (2020). Taxonomy of Peperomia (Piperaceae) in Taiwan Taiwania 65: 500-516. [Cited as Peperomia tetraphylla.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Mathieu, G. & Callejas Posada, R. (2006). New synonymies in the genus Peperomia Ruiz & Pav. (Piperaceae) - an annotated checklist Candollea 61: 331-363.

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