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This species is accepted, and its native range is Central & S. Chile to Argentina, Falkland Islands.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Chile Central, Chile South, Falkland Is.

Armeria curvifolia Bertero appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Bridges [21], Chile Armeria chilensis var. brevifolia K000572612 Unknown type material
[illegible] [s.n.], Chile Armeria chilensis var. brevifolia K000572614
Darwin, C. [230], Chile Armeria chilensis var. brevifolia K000572611
Beechey [S.n], Chile Armeria chilensis var. brevifolia K000572615
Chile Armeria chilensis var. brevifolia K000572613
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Chile Armeria androsacea K000572620
s.coll. [3], Chile Armeria androsacea K000572618
G. B. [Boiss] [s.n], Chile Armeria androsacea K000572619 Unknown type material
Menzies [S.n.], Chile Armeria andina K000572633
Macrae [s.n.], Chile Armeria andina K000572634
[Gruichshawks] [9], Chile Armeria andina K000572632
[Jauz, L.] [1236], Chile Armeria chilensis K000572622
Darwin, C [242], Santa Cruz Armeria chilensis K000572626
[Meyeu] [s.n.], Chile Armeria chilensis K000572623
s.coll. [133] Armeria chilensis K000572625
King, (Capt.) [s.n.], Valparaiso Armeria chilensis K000572624

First published in Mercurio Chileno: 563 (1829)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

Not accepted by

  • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden. [Cited as Armeria maritima.]

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/
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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