1. Family: Icacinaceae Miers
    1. Genus: Mappia Jacq.
      1. Mappia racemosa Jacq.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Central & S. Mexico, Costa Rica to W. Panama, Caribbean.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Panamá, Puerto Rico

    Mappia racemosa Jacq. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Purdie, W. [s.n.], Jamaica K000582093 holotype
    Purdie, W. [s.n.], Jamaica K000582094
    MacFadyen [s.n.], Jamaica K000582091 holotype
    MacFadyen [s.n.], Jamaica K000582092 holotype
    Wright, C. [1389], Cuba Mappia racemosa var. brachycarpa K000580536
    Wright, C. [1578], Cuba Mappia racemosa var. brachycarpa K000580535
    Wright, C. [1578], Cuba Mappia racemosa var. brachycarpa K000580534
    Wright, C. [1389], Cuba Mappia racemosa var. brachycarpa K000580537
    Wright, C. [2638], Cuba Mappia angustifolia K000580538

    First published in Pl. Hort. Schoenbr. 1: 22 (1797)

    Accepted by

    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Angulo, D.F., Duno de Stefano, R. & Stull, G.W. (2013). Systematics of Mappia (Icacinaceae), an endemic genus of Tropical America Phytotaxa 116: 1-18.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
    • Hammel, B.E. & al. (eds.) (2007). Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica, volumen VI, Dicotyledóneas (Haloragaceae-Phytolaccaceae) Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 111: 1-933. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Correa A., Mireya D. Galdames, Carmen Correa A., M. D., C. Galdames & M. S. de Stapf (2004). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares de Panamá: 1-599. Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
    • Hammel, B.E. & al. (eds.) (2007). Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica, volumen VI, Dicotyledóneas (Haloragaceae-Phytolaccaceae) Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 111: 1-933. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Correa A., Mireya D. Galdames, Carmen Correa A., M. D., C. Galdames & M. S. de Stapf (2004). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares de Panamá: 1-599. Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute.

    Sources

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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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