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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Cape Prov., Ogasawara-shoto to Malesia and Pacific, S. South America.
Metrosideros carminea 'Carousel'

Native to:

Antipodean Is., Argentina South, Cape Provinces, Chile Central, Chile South, Cook Is., Fiji, Hawaii, Kermadec Is., Marquesas, New Caledonia, New Guinea, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Norfolk Is., Ogasawara-shoto, Philippines, Samoa, Society Is., Solomon Is., Tuamotu, Tubuai Is., Vanuatu

Extinct in:

Tonga

Introduced into:

Chatham Is., Tonga, Tristan da Cunha

Metrosideros Banks ex Gaertn. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Fruct. Sem. Pl. 1: 170 (1788)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R., Sobral, N., Ashton, P., Barrie, F., Holst, B.K., Landrum, L.L., Matsumoto, K., Fernanda Mazine, F., Nic Lughadha, E., Proença, C. & al. (2008). World Checklist of Myrtaceae: 1-455. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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