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  1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Spermacoce L.
      1. Spermacoce capitata Ruiz & Pav.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Central & S. 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. 25 - 2840 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Llanura del Caribe, Orinoquia, Pacífico.
    Habit
    Hierba, arbusto
    Conservation
    Preocupación Menor

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Spermacoce capitata Ruiz & Pav. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Feb 1, 2014 Richards, P.W. [6428], Brazil K001068410
    Feb 1, 2014 Hunt, D.R. [5524], Brazil K001068412
    Feb 1, 2014 Hunt, D.R. [5822], Brazil K001068424
    Feb 1, 2014 Philcox, D. [4913], Brazil K001068406
    Feb 1, 2014 Philcox, D. [4775], Brazil K001068407
    Feb 1, 2014 Souza, V.C. [4910], Brazil K001068411
    Feb 1, 2014 Irwin, H.S. [16491], Brazil K001068413
    Feb 1, 2014 Irwin, H.S. [16482], Brazil K001068421
    Feb 1, 2014 Irwin, H.S. [27214], Brazil K001068408
    Feb 1, 2014 Weir, J. [390], Brazil K001068414
    Feb 1, 2014 Kirkbride, J.H. Jr. [3790], Brazil K001068404
    Feb 1, 2014 Kirkbride, J.H. Jr. [5265], Brazil K001068423
    Feb 1, 2014 Kirkbride, J.H. Jr. [4727], Brazil K001068405
    Feb 1, 2014 Glaziou, A.F.M. [21516], Brazil K001068409
    Ball, J. [s.n.], Brazil K000996605
    Ratter, J.A. [R 1617], Brazil K000996599
    Ratter, J.A. [365], Brazil K000996598
    Blanchet [2619], Brazil K000996602
    Irwin, H.S. [20307], Brazil K000996624
    Irwin, H.S. [26737], Brazil K000996623
    Irwin, H.S. [18024], Brazil K000996600
    Irwin, H.S. [23994], Brazil K000996622
    Ule, E. [6000], Brazil K000996595
    Ule, E. [8324], Brazil K000996588
    Andrade, K. [100], Brazil K000265168
    Eiten, G. [7223], Brazil K000996627
    Castellanos, A. [23526], Brazil K000996629
    Duarte, A.P. [10114], Brazil K000996626
    Usteri, A. [126], Brazil K000996632
    Usteri, A. [1770], Brazil K000996634
    Smith, L.B. [6578], Brazil K000996625
    Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil K000996619
    Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil K000996612
    Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil K000996621
    Gardner, G. [3779], Brazil K000996586
    Gardner, G. [4747], Brazil K000996604
    Riedel [1510], Brazil K000996638
    Riedel [436], Brazil K000996609
    Riedel [610], Brazil K000996610
    Burchell, W.J. [8715-2], Brazil K000996584
    Burchell, W.J. [6997-2], Brazil K000996585
    Burchell, W.J. [8679/22], Brazil K000996581
    Burchell, W.J. [8679-10], Brazil K000996582
    Burchell, W.J. [8699], Brazil K000996583
    Burchell, W.J. [4121], Brazil K000996615
    Burchell, W.J. [3995], Brazil K000996616
    Harris [s.n.], Brazil K000996613
    Pires, J.M. [51973], Brazil K000996636
    Lima-Verde, L.W. [269], Brazil K000996593
    Kirkbride, J.H. Jr. [4758], Brazil K000996590
    Kirkbride, J.H. Jr. [3471], Brazil K000996592
    Prance, G.T. [4259], Brazil K000996596
    Prance, G.T. [29945], Brazil K000996587
    Usteri, P.A. [179b], Brazil K000996633
    Usteri, P.A. [193a], Brazil K000996635
    Boog [s.n.], Brazil K000996641
    Argent, G.C.G. [6535 a], Brazil K000996597
    Regnell, A.F. [III/131], Brazil K000996620
    Glaziou, A.F.M. [17240], Brazil K000996639
    Krieger, L. [s.n.], Brazil K000996594
    Eden, M.J. [EM89], Brazil K000996589
    Pohl, J.B.E. [775], Brazil K000996606
    Pohl, J.B.E. [775], Brazil K000996611
    Pohl, J.B.E. [3664(1791)], Brazil K000996614
    Skorupa, L.A. [849], Brazil K000996591
    Vianna, M.C. [156], Brazil K000996628
    Gardner [9905], Brazil K000996640
    Gardner [3779], Brazil K000996601
    s.coll. [2888], Brazil K000996630
    s.coll. [5565], Brazil K000996631
    s.coll. [777], Brazil K000996637
    s.coll. [2619], Brazil K000996608
    Burchell [4121], Brazil K000996617
    Burchell [4681-38], Brazil K000996618
    Glaziou [18277], Brazil K000996603
    Glaziou [20346], Brazil K000996607
    Oct 7, 1982 Hoehne, W. [5858], Brazil Borreria capitata K000996363
    Pohl [776], Brazil Borreria capitata K000470211
    Burchell, W.J. [5389], Brazil Borreria capitata K000996364
    Dusén, P. [9158], Brazil Borreria capitata K000996362
    Clausen, P., Minas Gerais Borreria capitata K000470210
    Regnell, I. [181B], Minas Gerais Borreria capitata K000470209 Unknown type material
    Regnell, I. [181], Minas Gerais Borreria capitata K000470214
    Forzza, R.C. [3029], Brazil Borreria capitata K001212264
    s.coll. [821], Brazil Borreria capitata K000996361

    Bibliography

    First published in Fl. Peruv. 1: 61 (1798)

    Accepted by

    • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
    • Delprete, P.G. (2010). Rubiaceae Flora dos estados de Goiás e Tocantins 40: 1-1610. Universidade Federal de Goiás.
    • Delprete, P.G. & Cortés-B., R. (2006 publ. 2007). A synopsis of the Rubiaceae of the states of Mato Grosso and Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, with a key to genera, and a preliminary species list Revista de Biologia Neotropical 3: 13-96.
    • Delprete, P.G., Smith, L.B., Klein, R.M. (2005). Flora Ilustrada Catarinense 2: 349-842. Herbário "Barbosa Rodrigues", Atají, Brasil.
    • Mendoza, H., Ramirez P., B.R. & Jimenez, L.C. (2004). Rubiaceae de Colombia: guia ilustrada de generos: 1-351. Instituto de Investigacion de Recursos Biologicos Alexander von Humboldt, Bogota, Colombia.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • GBIF (2008- continuously updated). Global Biodiversity Information Facility http://www.gbif.org/.

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    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/
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