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

Native to:

Bolivia, Brazil North, Ecuador, Peru

Ocotea obovata (Ruiz & Pav.) Mez appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Spruce, R. [6178], Ecuador K000202231

First published in Jahrb. Königl. Bot. Gart. Berlin 5: 366 (1889)

Accepted by

  • Fuentes, A.F., Miranda, T., Araujo-Murakami, A., Cayola, L. Macia, M.J. & Jørgensen, P.M. (2009). Novedades florísticas de la región Madidi, La Paz, Bolivia Revista de la Sociedad Boliviana de Botánica 4: 293-313.
  • van der Werff, H. (2020). Studies in Andean Ocotea (Lauraceae V. Novon 28: 192-230.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Fuentes, A.F., Miranda, T., Araujo-Murakami, A., Cayola, L. Macia, M.J. & Jørgensen, P.M. (2009). Novedades florísticas de la región Madidi, La Paz, Bolivia Revista de la Sociedad Boliviana de Botánica 4: 293-313.
  • GBIF ( 2021-continuously updated). Global Biodiversity Information Facility http://www.gbif.org/.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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