1. Family: Malvaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Hibiscus L.
      1. Hibiscus costatus A.Rich.

        This species is accepted, and is native to Southern America and Northern America..

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Belize, Cuba, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá

    Hibiscus costatus A.Rich. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2011 Amith, J.D. [1340], Mexico K001035765
    Oct 1, 2005 Franqueville [s.n.], Cuba K000199693 isolectotype
    Linden, J. [839], Mexico K001035768
    Schipp, W.A. [404], Belize K001035774
    Lundell, C.L. [662], Belize K001035776
    Lundell, C.L. [124], Belize K001035775
    Peck, M.E. [s.n.], Belize K001035770
    Rovirosa, J.N. [476], Mexico K001035767
    MacDougall, T. [1595], United Kingdom K001035766
    Record, S.J. [s.n.], Belize K001035772
    Tuerckheim, H von [7823], Guatemala K001035771
    Mexia, Y. [9170], Mexico K001035769
    Lamb, A.F.A. [138], Belize K001035778
    Campbell, E. [17], Belize K001035773
    Gentle, P. [1772], Belize K001035777

    First published in R.de la Sagra, Hist. Phys. Cuba, Pl. Vasc.: 138 (1841)

    Accepted by

    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • 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.
    • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Areces Berazain, F. (2004-2005). Las especies Cubanas de Hibiscus sección Furcaria (Malvaceae) Revista del Jardin Botanico Nacional, Universidad de la Habana 25-26: 25-33.
    • Correa A., Mireya D. Galdames, Carmen Correa A., M. D., C. Galdames & M. S. de Stapf (2004). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares de Panamá: 1-599. Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Goodwin, Z.A. & al. (2013). A checklist of the vascular plants of the lowland savannas of Belize, Central America Phytotaxa 101: 1-119.
    • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Areces Berazain, F. (2004-2005). Las especies Cubanas de Hibiscus sección Furcaria (Malvaceae) Revista del Jardin Botanico Nacional, Universidad de la Habana 25-26: 25-33.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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