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Taxon: Erythrochiton brasiliensis Nees & Mart.

Genus: Erythrochiton
Family: Rutaceae subfamily: Toddalioideae tribe: Cusparieae
Nomen number: 15777
Place of publication: Nova Acta Phys.-Med. Acad. Caes. Leop.-Carol. Nat. Cur. 11:166, t. 18C & 22. 1823
Name verified on: 07-Nov-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 24-Oct-2005
No species priority site assigned.


Distributional range:

    Northern South America: French Guiana; Suriname; Venezuela - Amazonas, Bolivar
    Brazil: Brazil - Amazonas, Bahia, Espirito Santo, Maranhao, Minas Gerais, Para, Rio de Janeiro, Roraima
    Western South America: Peru - Loreto


  • Kallunki, J. A. 1992. A revision of Erythrochiton sensu lato (Cuspariinae, Rutaceae). Brittonia 44:129.

Check other web resources for Erythrochiton brasiliensis Nees & Mart.:

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Check other web resources for images:

  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
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