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Taxon: Pavonia hastata Cav.

Genus: Pavonia
Family: Malvaceae subfamily: Malvoideae tribe: Hibisceae
Nomen number: 27056
Place of publication: Diss. 3:138, t. 47, fig. 2. 1787
Name verified on: 07-Dec-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 16-Jul-2002
No species priority site assigned.


Common names:

Distributional range:

    Brazil: Brazil - Mato Grosso do Sul, Parana, Rio Grande do Sul, Sao Paulo
    Western South America: Bolivia - Santa Cruz, Tarija
    Southern South America: Argentina - Buenos Aires, Chaco, Corrientes, Entre Rios, Formosa, Jujuy, Misiones, Salta, Santa Fe; Paraguay - Caaguazu, Caazapa, Canendiyu, Cordillera, Guaira, Misiones, Neembucu, Paraguari, San Pedro; Uruguay


  • Angely, J. A. 1970–. Flora analítica e fitográfica do Estado de São Paulo.
  • Fryxell, P. A. 1979. Una revisión del género Pavonia en México. Bol. Soc. Bot. México 38:16.
  • Fryxell, P. A. 1999. Pavonia Cavanilles (Malvaceae). Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 76:117.
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  • Kearney, T. H. 1958. A tentative key to the North American species of Pavonia Cav. Leafl. W. Bot. 8:233.
  • Krapovickas, A. & C. L. Cristóbal. 1962. Notas sobre la sección Lebretonia, Pavonia (Malvaceae) y revisión de las especies argentinas. Lilloa 31:19–25.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.


Check other web resources for Pavonia hastata Cav.:

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • 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.


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Check 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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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
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