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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Arizona to Texas and Honduras, Venezuela, Peru to NW. Argentina.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Argentina Northwest, Arizona, Belize, Chile North, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, New Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Texas, Venezuela

Introduced into:

Colombia, Cuba

Viguiera Kunth appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Harley, R.M. [4296], Brazil 63468.000
Irwin, H.S. [33151/A], Brazil K001031532
Souza, V.C. [20562], Brazil K001031531
Prance, G.T. [18957], Brazil K001031533
Hatschbach, G. [60230], Brazil K001031534
Eiten, G. [2570], Brazil K001031535

First published in Nov. Gen. Sp., ed. fol., 4: 176 (1818)

Accepted by

  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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