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This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Central America.
Lupinus elegans

[ILDIS]

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Conservation
Not Threatened
Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Herb/Shrub

Native to:

Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest

Lupinus elegans Kunth appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Hinton, G.B. [9709], Mexico K000119234
Hinton, G.B. [9943], Mexico K000119236
Hinton, G.B. [8925], Mexico K000119238
Rogers, McVaugh [13780], Mexico K000731471
s.coll. [s.n.] K001294665
Hinton, G.B. [11814], Mexico K000119243
Hinton, G.B. [12752], Mexico K000119242
Hinton, G.B. [12752], Mexico K000119241
Hinton, G.B. [12671], Michoacán K000119239 isoneotype
Hinton, G.B. [9648], Mexico K000119232
Keerl [s.n.], Mexico K001294663
Hinton, G.B. [8947], Mexico K000119237
Marquez, M. [326], Mexico K000731473
Hinton, G.B. [12750], Mexico K000119240
Hawkes, J.G. [1543], Mexico K000731472
Tate [s.n.], Mexico K001294664
Mueller, F. [1951], Mexico K001294666
Hinton, G.B. [9754], Mexico K000119235
Hinton, G.B. [9858], Mexico K000119233

First published in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 6: 477 (1824)

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.
  • Hammel, B.E., Grayum, M.H., Herrera & C. & Zamora, N. (eds.) (2010). Manual de plantas de Costa Rica volumen V. Dicotiledóneas (Clusiaceae-Gunneraceae) Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 119: 1-970. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Standley, P.C. & Steyermark, J.A. (1946). Flora of Guatemala Fieldiana Botany New Series 24(5): 1-502. Field Museum of Natural History.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Gutiérrez, J. & Solano, E. (2014). Afinidades florísticas y fitogeográficas de la vegetación del municipio de San José Iturbide, Guanajuato, México Acta Botanica Mexicana 107: 27-65. Instituto de Ecología A.C.
  • Hammel, B.E., Grayum, M.H., Herrera & C. & Zamora, N. (eds.) (2010). Manual de plantas de Costa Rica volumen V. Dicotiledóneas (Clusiaceae-Gunneraceae) Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 119: 1-970. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Standley, P.C. & Steyermark, J.A. (1946). Flora of Guatemala Fieldiana Botany New Series 24(5): 1-502. Field Museum of Natural History.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

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