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This species is accepted, and its native range is Bolivia to S. Brazil and N. Argentina.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Brazil South, Paraguay, Uruguay

Peperomia increscens Miq. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Balansa, B. [2312], Paraguay Peperomia radicans K000324746
Hassler, E. [3080], Paraguay Peperomia saxigaudens K000324742
Morong, T. [955], Paraguay Peperomia saxigaudens K000324743

First published in Linnaea 20: 124 (1847)

Accepted by

  • Mai, P. & al. (2016). Taxonomic revision of Peperomia (Piperaceae) from Uruguay Phytotaxa 244: 125-144.
  • Zanotti, C.A., Suescún, M.A. & Mathieu, G. (2012). Sinopsis y novedades taxonómicas de Peperomia (Piperaceae) en la Argentina Darwiniana 50: 124-147.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Mai, P. & al. (2016). Taxonomic revision of Peperomia (Piperaceae) from Uruguay Phytotaxa 244: 125-144.
  • Zanotti, C.A., Suescún, M.A. & Mathieu, G. (2012). Sinopsis y novedades taxonómicas de Peperomia (Piperaceae) en la Argentina Darwiniana 50: 124-147.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000324746

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