Begonia involucrata

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Begonia involucrata


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
Sectio: B. sect. Gireoudia
Species: Begonia involucrata


Begonia involucrata Liebm., 1853


  • Homotypic
    • Gireoudia involucrata (Liebm.) Klotzsch, Ber. Bekanntm. Verh. Königl. Preuss. Akad. Wiss. Berlin 1854: 125 (1854).
  • Heterotypic
    • Gireoudia laciniata Klotzsch, Abh. Königl. Akad. Wiss. Berlin 1855: 205 (1855).
    • Begonia broussonetiifolia A.DC., Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 4, 11: 133 (1859).
    • Begonia laciniosa A.DC. in Candolle, Prodr. 15(1): 340 (1864).
    • Begonia involucrata var. purpurascens Fotsch, Begonien: 41 (1933).
    • Begonia metachroa Fotsch, Begonien: 41 (1933).

Native distribution areas

Display the range areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional:Central America
      • Costa Rica; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua; Panam

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



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