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

Native to:

Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southwest

Salvia elegans Vahl appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Nov 1, 2012 Nee [32174], Mexico K000735659
Nov 1, 2012 Sparrow [VERA 11], Mexico K000735660
Jan 1, 1984 Miller, J.S. [700], Mexico K000967583
Jan 1, 1984 Miller, J.S. [700], Mexico K000967584
Jan 1, 1934 Seemann [2072], Mexico K000966626
Jan 1, 1934 Pringel, C.G. [11115], Mexico K000967557
Hartweg [162], Mexico K000967551
Graham [87], Mexico K000966623
Balls, E.K. [4884], Mexico K000967564
Heyde [4047], Guatemala K000967593
Seemann [2977], Mexico K000966630
Tuerckheim, H. von [299], Guatemala K000967594
Bates [s.n.], Mexico K000967552
Grisebach [s.n.], Mexico K000966631
Bourgeau, E. [1111], Mexico K000967558
Pringel, C.G. [3981], Mexico K000967555
Pringel, C.G. [11685], Mexico K000967553

First published in Enum. Pl. Obs. 1: 238 (1804)

Accepted by

  • 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.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Martínez-Gordillo, M. & al. (2019). Flora del Valle de Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Lamiaceae: 1-233. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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