1. Family: Begoniaceae C.Agardh
    1. Genus: Begonia L.
      1. Begonia acerifolia Kunth

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Ecuador to W. Bolivia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Ecuador, Peru

    Begonia acerifolia Kunth appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 31, 2005 Wood, J.R. et al. [18972], Bolivia Begonia erythrocarpa K000251814
    Dec 17, 1946 Spruce, R. [5539], Ecuador Begonia griseocaulis K000006052 paratype
    Dec 17, 1946 Spruce, R. [5539], Ecuador Begonia griseocaulis K000006053

    First published in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 7: 186 (1825)

    Accepted by

    • Tebbitt, M.C. (2017). Recircumscription and new synonyms of Begonia acerifolia (Begoniaceae) and amended descriptions of the poorly known B. hydrophylloides and B. velata Edinburgh Journal of Botany 74: 217-228.
    • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Tebbitt, M.C. (2017). Recircumscription and new synonyms of Begonia acerifolia (Begoniaceae) and amended descriptions of the poorly known B. hydrophylloides and B. velata Edinburgh Journal of Botany 74: 217-228.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. 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 2018. 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