1. Family: Acanthaceae Juss.
    1. Sanchezia Ruiz & Pav.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Venezuela to W. South America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Brazil North, Colombia, Ecuador, Panamá, Peru, Venezuela

    Introduced into:

    Bangladesh, Belize, Cameroon, Cook Is., Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Fiji, Guatemala, Guinea, Haiti, Hawaii, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Mexico Southeast, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Puerto Rico, Solomon Is., Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is.

    Sanchezia Ruiz & Pav. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Spruce, R. [3953], Peru K000202112
    Maas, P.J.M. [P 12665], Brazil K001032711
    Krukoff, B.A. [5729], Brazil K001032712
    Krukoff, B.A. [6075], Brazil K001032713
    Campbell, D.G. [P/21245], Brazil K001032709
    Prance, G.T. [10276], Brazil K001032710

    First published in Fl. Peruv. Prodr.: 5 (1794)

    Accepted by

    • Tripp, E.A. & Koenemann, D.M. (2015). Nomenclatural synopsis of Sanchezia (Acanthaceae), fifty years since last treated Novon 24: 213-221.

    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