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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tropical America.
Qualea

Native to:

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

Qualea Aubl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1998 Amaral, I.L. [1289], Brazil K001076969
Jan 1, 1998 Passos, L.C. [4901], Brazil K001076975
Jan 1, 1980 Prance, G.T. [18329], Brazil K001076979
Jan 1, 1952 Burchell, W.J. [5582], Brazil K001076980
Harley, R.M. [27107], Brazil 54744.000
Heringer, E.P. [14103], Brazil K001076976
Harley, R.M. [CFCR14213], Brazil K001076977
Harley, R.M. [CFCR 14213], Brazil K001076974
Hind, D.J.N. [4207], Brazil K001076971
Queiroz, L.P. [4091], Brazil K001076973
Bautista, H.P. [3869], Brazil K001076972
Argent, G.C.G. [6737], Brazil K001076978
Hind, D.J.N. [4207], Brazil K001076970

First published in Hist. Pl. Guiane 1: 5 (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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