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

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.

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/
© 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