1. Family: Begoniaceae C.Agardh
    1. Genus: Begonia L.
      1. Begonia hirsuta Aubl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Central America to N. South America.

    [CPLC]

    Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

    Distribution
    Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 0 - 250 m.; Llanura del Caribe, Pacífico.
    Habit
    Hierba
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guyana, Nicaragua, Panamá, Venezuela

    Begonia hirsuta Aubl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Seemann [560], Panama Begonia filipes K000536754
    Sinclair [s.n.], Panama Begonia filipes K000536755

    First published in Hist. Pl. Guiane 2: 913 (1775)

    Accepted by

    • Golding, J. & Wasshausen, D.C. (2002). Begoniaceae, edition 2 Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 43: 1-289.
    • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • GBIF (2008- continuously updated). Global Biodiversity Information Facility http://www.gbif.org/.

    Sources

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

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

    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