1. Family: Eriocaulaceae Martinov
    1. Genus: Syngonanthus Ruhland
      1. Syngonanthus nitens (Bong.) Ruhland

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Paraguay, Venezuela

    Syngonanthus nitens (Bong.) Ruhland appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 18, 2008 Fonseca, M.L. [2565], Brazil K000988668
    Nov 1, 2005 Maguire, B. [30465], Venezuela K000640301 isotype
    Jun 1, 2005 Smith, D. [211], Brazil K000988653
    Aug 1, 2004 Rezende, J.M. [975], Brazil K000988666
    Aug 1, 2004 Rezende, J.M. [974], Brazil K000988667
    Sep 1, 2002 Richards, P.W. [6486], Brazil K000988664
    Sep 1, 2002 Gardner [2965], Brazil K000988657
    Sep 1, 2002 Gardner [2965], Brazil K000988658
    Sep 1, 2002 Gardner [1964], Brazil K000988659
    Jan 1, 2002 Lankester, C.H. [s.n.], Brazil K000988647
    Jan 1, 2002 Hatschbach, G. [19963], Brazil K000988672
    Jan 1, 2002 Irwin, H.S. [5981], Brazil K000988650
    Jan 1, 2002 Irwin, H.S. [7867], Brazil K000988651
    Jan 1, 2002 Calderon, C.E. [2734], Brazil K000988669
    Jan 1, 2002 Riedel [2365], Brazil K000988654
    Jan 1, 2002 Prance, G.T. [p25246], Brazil K000988673
    Jan 1, 2002 Burchell [5208], Brazil K000988656
    Apr 1, 1998 Harley, R.M. [H51287], Bahia K000292780
    Apr 1, 1998 Stannard, B. [H52155], Bahia K000292781
    Jan 1, 1996 Ganev, W. [1490], Bahia K000292778
    Jan 1, 1996 Ganev, W. [1622], Bahia K000292779
    Jan 1, 1993 Giulietti, A.M. [CFSC 12534], Brazil K000988671
    Jan 1, 1992 Harley, R.M. [25932], Bahia K000292782
    Jan 1, 1981 Usteri, P.A. [356b], Brazil K000988648
    Jan 1, 1981 Gardner [2965], Brazil K000988660
    Jan 1, 1981 Gardner [2964], Brazil K000988661
    May 1, 1973 Goldsmith [52], Brazil K000988665
    Jan 1, 1971 Irwin, H.S. [5229], Brazil K000988649
    Jan 1, 1965 Maguire, B. [56230], Brazil K000988670
    May 18, 1924 Luetzelburg, v. [1433], Brazil K000988655
    Richards, P.W. [475], Brazil K000988662
    Argent, G. [6462], Brazil K000988663
    Ratter, J.A. [3093], Brazil K000988652
    Mimura, I. [497], Brazil K000988646
    Riedel [1032], Brazil Eriocaulon filiforme K000587252 isotype
    Sellow [s.n.], Brazil Eriocaulon filiforme K000587253
    Burchell [7483], Brazil Syngonanthus nitens var. erectus K000640230 syntype
    s.coll. [22307], Goiás Syngonanthus nitens var. erectus K000640229 syntype
    Glaziou, A.F.M. [11635], Brazil Eriocaulon nitens K000587256
    Glaziou, A.F.M. [11635], Brazil Eriocaulon nitens K000587257
    Riedel [295], Brazil Eriocaulon nitens K000587255 isotype
    s.coll. [22304], Goiás Syngonanthus nitens var. hirtulus K000640227 syntype
    s.coll. [22306], Goiás Syngonanthus nitens var. hirtulus K000640228 syntype
    Gardner [5279], Minas Gerais Syngonanthus nitens var. koernickei K000640224 syntype
    Gardner [5279], Minas Gerais Syngonanthus nitens var. koernickei K000640226 syntype
    s.coll. [895], Brazil Syngonanthus nitens var. koernickei K000640223
    Claussen, P. [s.n.], Minas Gerais Syngonanthus nitens var. koernickei K000640225

    First published in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), Pflanzenr., IV, 30: 254 (1903)

    Accepted by

    • Trovó, M. & al. (2015). Nomenclatural and taxonomic notes on Eriocaulaceae from the Atlantic forest, Brazil Phytotaxa 205(4): 249-258.
    • Trovó, M. & al. (2014). Nomenclatural and taxonomic novelties in Eriocaulaceae from the states of Rio de Janeiro and Santa Catarina, Brazil Phytotaxa 162: 217-222.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Trovó, M. & al. (2014). Nomenclatural and taxonomic novelties in Eriocaulaceae from the states of Rio de Janeiro and Santa Catarina, Brazil Phytotaxa 162: 217-222.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. 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 2018. 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