1. Family: Begoniaceae C.Agardh
    1. Genus: Begonia L.
      1. Begonia pleiopetala A.DC.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Peru to N. Bolivia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Peru

    Begonia pleiopetala A.DC. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Rusby, H.H. [682], Bolivia K000252036 Unknown type material
    McLean [s.n.], Peru K000252037 Unknown type material
    Leeman [s.n.], Peru K000252038 Unknown type material
    May 1, 1948 Howell, E.B. [103], Yunnan Begonia tenuicaulis K000251066 isotype

    First published in Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 4, 11: 121 (1859)

    Accepted by

    • Tebbitt, M.C. (2014). Two new species of Andean tuberous Begonia in the B. octopetala group (Begoniaceae) Novon 23: 479-489.
    • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Tebbitt, M.C. (2014). Two new species of Andean tuberous Begonia in the B. octopetala group (Begoniaceae) Novon 23: 479-489.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    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