1. Family: Lythraceae J.St.-Hil.
    1. Genus: Cuphea P.Browne
      1. Cuphea bustamanta Lex.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Central & S. Mexico.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Mexico Central, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest

    Introduced into:

    Jamaica, Venezuela

    Cuphea bustamanta Lex. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Sep 17, 1990 Graham [206], Mexico K000532950 holotype
    Nov 21, 1956 Grotta, A.S. [s.n.], Brazil Cuphea platycentra K001073982
    Pringle, C.G. [4142], Michoacán Cuphea bustamanta var. reipublicae K000532949

    First published in P.de La Llave & J.M.de Lexarza, Nov. Veg. Descr. 1: 21 (1824)

    Accepted by

    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0