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

        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. 260 - 1700 m.; Andes, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Orinoquia.
    Habit
    Hierba
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela

    Synonyms

    Other Data

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

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1999 Schomburgk [667], Guyana K000307824 syntype
    Jan 1, 1999 Schomburgk [667], Guyana K000307825 syntype
    Oct 1, 1978 Harley, R.M. [20119], Bahia K000189921
    Jan 1, 1891 Sellow [s.n.], Brazil K000632429 Unknown type material
    Apr 1, 1889 Gardner, G. [4395], Brazil K000632431 Unknown type material
    Apr 1, 1889 Gardner, G. [4395], Brazil K000632432 isotype
    Hatschbach, G. [28481], Brazil K001180784
    Ratter, J.A. [5582], Brazil K001180783
    Ratter, J.A. [246], Brazil K001180785
    Ratter, J.A. [3742], Brazil K001180788
    Ratter, J.A. [3009], Brazil K001180790
    Irwin, H.S. [12996], Brazil K001180780
    Irwin, H.S. [8439], Brazil K001180793
    Irwin, H.S. [14403], Brazil K001180795
    Heringer, E.P. [6308], Brazil K001180792
    Riedel [s.n.], Brazil K000632430
    Anderson, W.R. [7200], Brazil K001180781
    Munhoz, C. [2523], Brazil K001180786
    Munhoz, C. [1594], Brazil K001180789
    Munhoz, C. [1717], Brazil K001180796
    Burchell, W.J. [5866], Brazil K001180782
    Nakajima, J.N. [962], Brazil K001180787
    Mendonça, R.C. [2775], Brazil K001180779
    Silva, R.R. [180], Brazil K001180791
    Glaziou, A.F.M. [22359], Brazil K001180794
    Jun 1, 1889 Liebmann [s.n.], Mexico Rhynchospora rufa K000632397

    Bibliography

    First published in Vidensk. Meddel. Naturhist. Foren. Kjøbenhavn 1869: 149 (1869)

    Accepted by

    • de Moura Júnior, E.G. & al. (2015). Updated checklist of aquatic macrophytes from Northern Brazil Acta Amazonica 45: 111-132.
    • Goodwin, Z.A. & al. (2013). A checklist of the vascular plants of the lowland savannas of Belize, Central America Phytotaxa 101: 1-119.
    • Silva da Silva Filho, P.J., Trevisan, R. & Boldrini, I.I. (2013). Taxonomic novelties in Rhynchospora (Cyperaceae) Phytotaxa 149: 1-11.
    • 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.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2005). Monocotyledons and Gymnosperms of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 52: 1-415.
    • 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

    • Goodwin, Z.A. & al. (2013). A checklist of the vascular plants of the lowland savannas of Belize, Central America Phytotaxa 101: 1-119.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Hammel, B.E. & al. (2003). Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica 2: 1-694. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

    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
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/