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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Cape Prov., New Guinea to Australasia, California to S. South America, Subantarctic Islands.

Native to:

Amsterdam-St.Paul Is, Antipodean Is., Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Bolivia, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, California, Cape Provinces, Chatham Is., Chile Central, Chile North, Chile South, Colombia, Crozet Is., Ecuador, Falkland Is., Guatemala, Heard-McDonald Is., Juan Fernández Is., Kerguelen, Macquarie Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, New Guinea, New South Wales, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Peru, Queensland, South Australia, South Georgia, Tasmania, Tristan da Cunha, Uruguay, Victoria, Western Australia

Extinct in:

Hawaii

Introduced into:

Great Britain, Ireland, Oregon

Acaena Mutis ex L. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Mant. Pl. 2: 145 (1771)

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