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This genus is accepted, and its native range is SE. U.S.A. to Tropical America.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Aruba, Bahamas, Belize, Bermuda, Cameroon, Cayman Is., Colombia, Congo, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Florida, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mozambique, Netherlands Antilles, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Puerto Rico, Tanzania, Turks-Caicos Is., Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is., Zaïre

Crossopetalum P.Browne appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Civ. Nat. Hist. Jamaica: 145 (1756)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

Kew Backbone Distributions
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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