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This genus is accepted, and its native range is S. Mexico to S. Tropical America.
Vochysia

Native to:

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

Vochysia Aubl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1947 Spruce, R. [3208], Peru K000006217
Jan 1, 1947 Spruce, R. [3182], Peru K000006216
Harley, R.M. [10052], Brazil 7397.000
Prance, G.T. [14007], Brazil K001108602
Coradin, L. [5817], Brazil K001108600
Eiten, G. [8898], Brazil K001108604
Prance, G.T. [18299], Brazil K001108603
Rocha, D.M.S. [45], Brazil K001108597
Harley, R.M. [10893], Brazil K001108596
Hind, D.J.N. [4041], Brazil K001108598
Coradin, L. [6178], Brazil K001108599
Rico, L. [1468], Bolivia K000295355
Prance, G.T. [24874], Brazil K001108601

First published in Hist. Pl. Guiane: 18 (1775)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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/
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Kew Science Photographs
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