Begonia capensis

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Begonia capensis


Taxonavigation: Cucurbitales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Cucurbitales

Familia: Begoniaceae
Genus: Begonia
Species: Begonia capensis


Begonia capensis L.f., Suppl. Pl.: 502 (1782).


  • Homotypic
    • Begonia tuberosa Lam., Encycl. 1: 393 (1785), nom. superfl.
  • Heterotypic
    • Begonia diptera Dryand., Trans. Linn. Soc. London 1: 170 (1791).
    • Begonia humilis Ker Gawl., Bot. Reg. 3: t. 284 (1818), sensu auct.


Native distribution areas

Display the range areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional:Brazil
      • Brazil Southeast

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



Vernacular names[edit]

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