1. Family: Lythraceae J.St.-Hil.
    1. Genus: Heimia Link
      1. Heimia myrtifolia Cham. & Schltdl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Brazil to NE. Argentina.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Brazil South, Paraguay, Uruguay

    Introduced into:

    Cape Provinces, KwaZulu-Natal, Mauritius, Réunion

    Heimia myrtifolia Cham. & Schltdl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2009 Cunha, C. [6], Brazil K001066846
    Oct 13, 1989 Mueller, F. [211], Brazil K001066834
    Jan 1, 1989 Vieira, L.L. [s.n.], Brazil K001066838
    Dec 30, 1967 Pabst, G. [6716], Brazil K001066842
    Jan 1, 1967 Lourteig, A. [2199], Brazil K001066843
    Mar 10, 1966 Hatschbach, G.G. [13823], Brazil K001066840
    Mar 1, 1944 Kuhlmann, M. [s.n.], Brazil K001066845
    May 1, 1902 Weir, J. [337], Brazil K001066824
    May 1, 1902 Weir, J. [337], Brazil K001066825
    Pedersen, T.M. [11966], Brazil K001066844
    Riedel [s.n.], Brazil K001066823
    Dusén, P. [16239], Brazil K001066830
    Dusén, P. [s.n.], Brazil K001066833
    Sellow [s.n.], Brazil K000528492
    Tweedie, J. [s.n.], Brazil K001066826
    Tweedie, J. [447], Brazil K001066828
    [Sellow] [s.n.], Brazil K000528493
    Rambo, B. [40182], Brazil K001066831
    Rambo, B. [39367], Brazil K001066832
    Rambo, B. [46882], Brazil K001066835
    Rambo, B. [40036], Brazil K001066836
    Rambo, B. [39314], Brazil K001066837
    Rambo, B. [32789], Brazil K001066839
    Rambo, B. [42841], Brazil K001066841
    Glaziou, A.F.M. [19164], Brazil K001066827
    s.coll. [s.n.] K001066829

    First published in Linnaea 2: 347 (1827)

    Accepted by

    • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Bosser, J. & al. (eds.) (1990). Flore des Mascareignes 90-106: 1. IRD Éditions, MSIRI, RBG-Kew, Paris.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Bosser, J. & al. (eds.) (1990). Flore des Mascareignes 90-106: 1. IRD Éditions, MSIRI, RBG-Kew, Paris.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    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