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  1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Rhynchospora Vahl
      1. Rhynchospora robusta (Kunth) Boeckeler

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to 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
    Colombia

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    Distribution

    Doubtfully present in:

    French Guiana, Guyana

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Cuba, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Panamá, Paraguay, Venezuela

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Rhynchospora robusta (Kunth) Boeckeler appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Apr 1, 1889 Sellow [s.n.], Brazil K000632434
    Harley, R.M. [24941], Brazil K001180752
    Hunt, D.R. [5810/a], Brazil K001180767
    Hatschbach, G. [14731], Brazil K001180769
    Irwin, H.S. [35042], Brazil K001180765
    Irwin, H.S. [23232], Brazil K001180770
    Anderson, W.R. [8647], Brazil K001180771
    Gifford, D.R. [G61], Brazil K001180755
    Smith, L.B. [9509], Brazil K001180757
    Fonseca, M.L. [2821], Brazil K001180758
    Oliveira, F.C.A. [1143], Brazil K001180756
    Widgren [11], Brazil K001180763
    Widgren [s.n.], Brazil K001180764
    Dusén, P. [s.n.], Brazil K001180762
    Hoehne, W. [5794], Brazil K001180772
    Forzza, R.C. [4737], Brazil K001180753
    Dombrowski, L. [415], Brazil K001180766
    Dombrowski, L. [590], Brazil K001180768
    Glaziou, A.F.M. [15588], Brazil K001180759
    Glaziou, A.F.M. [15594], Brazil K001180760
    Glaziou, A.F.M. [13301], Brazil K001180761
    Gifford [661], Brazil K001180754

    Bibliography

    First published in Linnaea 37: 616 (1973)

    Accepted by

    • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741.
    • Silva da Silva Filho, P.J., Trevisan, R. & Boldrini, I.I. (2013). Taxonomic novelties in Rhynchospora (Cyperaceae) Phytotaxa 149: 1-11.
    • Paña-Chocarro, M.C., Espada-Mateos, C., Vera, M., Céspedes, G. & Knapp, S. (2010). Updated checklist of vascular plants of the Mbaracayú Forest Nature Reserve (Reserva Natural del Bosque Mbaracayú), Paraguay Phytotaxa 12: 1-224.
    • 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.
    • 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.

    Not accepted by

    • Hammel, B.E. & al. (2003). Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica 2: 1-694. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis. [Cited as Rhynchospora velutina.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741.
    • 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.

    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