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  1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Rhynchospora Vahl
      1. Rhynchospora globosa (Kunth) Roem. & Schult.

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

    [CPLC]

    Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

    Distribution
    Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 90 - 2500 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Islas Caribeñas, Orinoquia.
    Habit
    Hierba
    Conservation
    Preocupación Menor

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    Distribution

    Native to:

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

    Accepted Infraspecifics

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Rhynchospora globosa (Kunth) Roem. & Schult. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 1, 1990 Harley, R.M. [25961], Bahia K000189616
    Jan 1, 1990 Harley, R.M. [27533], Bahia K000189615
    Jan 1, 1990 Harley, R.M. [26264], Bahia K000189613
    Jan 1, 1989 Harley, R.M. [26090], Bahia K000189614
    Jan 1, 1986 Coradin, L. [6420], Bahia K000189611
    Jan 1, 1984 Mori, S.A. [12939], Bahia K000189626
    Jan 1, 1984 Mori, S.A. [13215], Bahia K000189625
    Jan 1, 1984 Mori, S.A. [12398], Bahia K000189624
    Jan 1, 1984 Mori, S.A. [12490], Bahia K000189629
    Jan 1, 1984 Mori, S.A. [14148], Bahia K000189618
    Sep 1, 1982 Carvalho, A.M. [1060], Bahia K000189628
    Sep 1, 1982 Carvalho, A.M. [1060], Bahia K000189627
    Sep 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [22278], Bahia K000189622
    Sep 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [22278], Bahia K000189621
    Oct 1, 1978 Harley, R.M. [19642], Bahia K000189623
    May 15, 1978 s.coll. [20522], Brazil K000632474 holotype
    Aug 1, 1898 Gardner, G. [2986], Pernambuco K000189620
    Aug 1, 1898 Gardner, G. [2986], Piauí K000189619
    Apr 1, 1889 Liebmann [s.n.], Mexico K000632406
    Schomburgk [655], Guyana K000632472 syntype
    Schomburgk [655], Guyana K000632473
    Atkins, S. [14775], Bahia K000189612
    Thomas, W.W. [11113], Bahia K000189617
    Kuntze, O. [1103], Trinidad & Tobago K000632386
    Mendonça, R.C. [3434], Bahia K000189610

    Bibliography

    First published in Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 89 (1817)

    Accepted by

    • de Moura Júnior, E.G. & al. (2015). Updated checklist of aquatic macrophytes from Northern Brazil Acta Amazonica 45: 111-132.
    • Araújo, A.C., Longhi-Wagner, H.M. & Thomas, W.W. (2012). A synopsis of Rhynchospora sect. Pluriflorae (Cyperaceae) Brittonia 64: 381-393.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Strong, M.T. (2006). Taxonomy and distribution of Rhynchospora (Cyperaceae) in the Guianas, South America Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 53: 1-225.
    • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Hammel, B.E. & al. (2003). Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica 2: 1-694. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Espejo Serna, A. & López-Ferrari, A.R. (1997). Las Monocotiledóneas Mexicanas una Sinopsis Florística 5: 1-98. Consejo Nacional de la Flora de México, México D.F.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Espejo Serna, A. & López-Ferrari, A.R. (1997). Las Monocotiledóneas Mexicanas una Sinopsis Florística 5: 1-98. Consejo Nacional de la Flora de México, México D.F.

    Sources

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. 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

    Kew Science Photographs
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