Gomphrena prostrata

Gomphrena prostrata

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Caryophyllales

Familia: Amaranthaceae s.l.
Cladus: Amaranthaceae s.str.
Subfamilia: Gomphrenoideae
Genus: Gomphrena
Species: Gomphrena prostrata

Name edit

Gomphrena prostrata Mart., Nov. Gen. Sp. Pl. (Martius) 2(1): 5, t. 105. (1826)

  • Type locality: Brazil. "Crescit in campis montanis prope Sorocaba et Ypanema, Provinciae S. Pauli".
  • Holotype: (Original material) Martius, C.F.P. von, #s.n. M M0241789

Synonyms edit

  • Homotypic
    • Xeraea prostrata (Mart.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 545. (1891)
  • Heterotypic (ref. Hassler 2019)
    • Gomphrena macrorhiza Mart., Nov. Gen. Sp. Pl. (Martius) 2(1): 6, t. 106. (1826), (accepted species by Govaerts 2019)
      • Type locality: Brazil. In campis siccis arenosis prope Joazeiro ad fl. S. Fr[ancisc]i. Provinciae Bahiensis et Pernambuc.
      • Holotype: Martius, C.F.P. von #Obs. 2387. M0241748, M0241749; Isotype: P P00623721.
    • Xeraea macrorhiza (Mart.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 545. (1891)
    • Gomphrena trinervosa C.C.Towns., Kew Bull. 39(1): 117, fig. (1984) (accepted species by Govaerts 2019)
      • Type locality: Brazil. Serra do Curral Feio 16 km. N.W. of Lagoinha (which is 5.5km. S.W. of Delfino) on side road to Minas do Mimoso.
      • Holotype: 1974-03-08, Harley, R.M. #16996, CEPEC-11138; Isotype: K K000583110.

Homonyms edit

Distribution edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Southern America
    • Brazil
      • Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

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