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This genus is accepted, and is native to Southern America and Northern America..

Native to:

Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela

Virola Aubl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Pennington, R.T. [96], Bolivia 54694.000
Pennington, T.D. [13987], Ecuador 58762.000
Pennington, T.D. [13998], Ecuador 58773.000
Pennington, T.D. [17068], Peru 64722.000
Prescott, M. [110], Bolivia 60630.000
Groves-Raines, S. [159], Bolivia 59684.000

First published in Hist. Pl. Guiane: 904 (1775)

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