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Taxon: Marcgravia umbellata L.

Genus: Marcgravia
Family: Marcgraviaceae subfamily: Marcgravioideae.
Nomen number: 23430
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:503. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 14-Jul-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 14-Jul-1999
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Caribbean: Antigua and Barbuda - Antigua; Dominica; Grenada; Guadeloupe; Martinique; Netherlands Antilles - Saba; St. Kitts and Nevis - St. Kitts; St. Lucia; St. Vincent and Grenadines - St. Vincent

References:

  • Howard, R. 1974–1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles.
More:

Check other web resources for Marcgravia umbellata L.:

  • 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.

Images:

More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images 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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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?23430 (28 August 2014)

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