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  1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Spermacoce L.
      1. Spermacoce tenella Kunth

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Paraguay, Venezuela

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Spermacoce tenella Kunth appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Feb 1, 2014 Krapovickas, A. [42005], Brazil K001068290
    Feb 1, 2014 Ratter, J.A. [R 2923], Brazil K001068289
    Feb 1, 2014 Usteri, A. [s.n.], Brazil K001068294
    Feb 1, 2014 Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil K001068394
    Feb 1, 2014 Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil K001068397
    Feb 1, 2014 Claussen, P. [13], Brazil K001068399
    Feb 1, 2014 Burchell, W.J. [7004], Brazil K001068297
    Feb 1, 2014 Burchell, W.J. [5114], Brazil K001068298
    Feb 1, 2014 Burchell, W.J. [5077], Brazil K001068299
    Feb 1, 2014 Burchell, W.J. [7004], Brazil K001068300
    Feb 1, 2014 Burchell, W.J. [5294], Brazil K001068303
    Feb 1, 2014 Tweedie, J. [s.n.], Brazil K001068400
    Feb 1, 2014 Mendonça, R.C. [4306], Brazil K001068291
    Feb 1, 2014 Martius, C.F.P. von [1058], Brazil K001068398
    Feb 1, 2014 Reineck, E.M. [75], Brazil K001068295
    Feb 1, 2014 Glaziou, A.F.M. [9472], Brazil K001068395
    Feb 1, 2014 Glaziou, A.F.M. [12776], Brazil K001068401
    Feb 1, 2014 Glaziou, A.F.M. [8163], Brazil K001068403
    Feb 1, 2014 Glaziou, A.F.M. [18286], Brazil K001068301
    Feb 1, 2014 Glaziou, A.F.M. [18288], Brazil K001068302
    Feb 1, 2014 s.coll. [770], Brazil K001068293
    Jan 1, 2014 Krapovickas, A. [41945], Brazil K001060153
    Jan 1, 2014 Arbo, M.M. [4669], Brazil K001060157
    Jan 1, 2014 Burchell, W.J. [8679-22], Brazil K001060147
    Jan 1, 2014 Burchell, W.J. [8657], Brazil K001060149
    Jan 1, 2014 Lowe, J. [4251], Brazil K001060156
    Jan 1, 2014 Kirkbride, J.H. Jr. [2953], Brazil K001060152
    Jan 1, 2014 Prance, G.T. [3030], Brazil K001060151
    Jan 1, 2014 Allen, C.K. [2703], Brazil K001060150
    Jan 1, 2014 Glaziou, A.F.M. [19426], Brazil K001060148
    Oct 1, 1993 Brooks, R.R. [402], Brazil K001060155
    Usteri, A. [2061], Brazil K001068292
    Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil K001068396
    Glaziou, A.F.M. [14922], Brazil K001068402
    s.coll. [770], Brazil K001068296
    Pires, F.R.S. [505], Brazil Spermacoce brasiliensis K001076173
    Stella, M. [26], Brazil Spermacoce brasiliensis K001076174
    Jan 1, 2008 Pirani, J.R. et al. [4595], Minas Gerais Borreria tenella K000265288
    Jan 1, 2008 Amaral, M.C.E. et al. [97/106], São Paulo Borreria tenella K000265404
    Jan 1, 2008 Amaral, M.C.E. et al. [97/119], São Paulo Borreria tenella K000265405

    Bibliography

    First published in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 3: 345 (1819)

    Accepted by

    • 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.

    Not accepted by

    • Borhidi, A. (2006). Rubiáceas de México: 1-512. Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest. [Cited as Borreria suaveolens.]
    • 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. [Cited as Spermacoce capitata.]
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Spermacoce capitata.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Delprete, P.G., Smith, L.B., Klein, R.M. (2005). Flora Ilustrada Catarinense 2: 349-842. Herbário "Barbosa Rodrigues", Atají, Brasil.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    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/
    © 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 2020. 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

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