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

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.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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