Gonzalagunia spicata

The status, affinity, scope or nomenclature of this taxon is disputed.

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Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Gentianales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Lamiids
Ordo: Gentianales

Familia: Rubiaceae
Subfamilia: Cinchonoideae
Tribus: Guettardeae
Genus: Gonzalagunia
Species: Gonzalagunia spicata

Name edit

Gonzalagunia spicata (Lam.) M.Gomez, Dicc. Bot. Nombres Vulg. Cub. Puerto-Riq.: 106 (1889); et in Anales Soc. Esp. Hist. Nat. 23: 289 (1894)

  • Note: there has been a long-termed dispute over whether the name G. spicata should be used or G. hirsuta (Jacq.) K.Schum. should be; vide Howard (1973), Taylor (2016).

Synonyms edit

  • Basionym
    • Lygistum spicatum Lam., Tabl. Encycl. 1(1.2): 286 (1791 [1792])
      • Type locality: "Ex Caribæis".
  • Homotypic
    • Coccocypselum spicatum (Lam.) Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 3 [H.B.K.]: 406 (1820)
    • Gonzalagunia coccocypselum Cham. & Schltdl., Linnaea 4(2): 196 (1829), as "Gonzalagunia Coccocypselum", nom. illeg. superfl.
    • Gonzalea coccocypselum (Cham. & Schltdl.) Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 1: 701 (1840)
    • Gonzalea spicata (Lam.) DC., Prodr. 4: 437 (1830)
    • Duggena spicata (Lam.) Standl., Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 18: 126 (1916)
  • Heterotypic
    • Duggena richardii Vahl in H.West, Bidr. Ste-Croix: 269 (1793), not validly publ.
    • Hedyotis secunda Spreng. ex Schult., Mant. 3: 133 (1827)
      • Typus: Herb. Balbis; Bertero.
      • Type locality: In Portoricco [= Puerto Rico].
    • Gonzalea incanescens DC., Prodr. 4: 437 (1830)
      • Typus: deposited in G-DC (monochrome photocopy in F(GBIF)).
      • Type locality: "in Tabago?"
    • Gonzalagunia hirsuta f. cyanocarpa Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 1: 284 (1891), as "G. hirsuta α typica f. cyanocarpa"
    • Gonzalagunia hirsuta var. heterodon Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 1: 284 (1891), as "G. hirsuta β heterodon"
    • Gonzalagunia hirsuta f. leucocarpa Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 1: 284 (1891), as "G. hirsuta α typica f. leucocarpa"
    • Gonzalagunia incanescens (DC.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 1: 284 (1891)
    • Gonzalea grisea Wernham, J. Bot. 51: 218 (1913)
    • Duggena grisea (Wernham) Standl., Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 18: 125 (1916)
    • Duggena incanescens (DC.) R.O.Williams & Cheesman, Fl. Trinidad & Tobago 2: 15 (1928)

Distribution edit

Native distribution areas:

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

Notes edit

  • PWO also recognizes occurrence of G. hirsuta in Brazil Northeast, but Barbosa (2020) denies any Brazilian occurrence.

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