Heliconia lingulata

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Heliconia lingulata


Taxonavigation: Zingiberales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Cladus: Commelinids
Ordo: Zingiberales

Familia: Heliconiaceae
Genus: Heliconia
Species: Heliconia lingulata


Heliconia lingulata Ruiz & Pav., Fl. Peruv. 3: 71 (1802).


  • Homotypic
    • Bihai lingulata (Ruiz & Pav.) Griggs, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 31: 445 (1904).
  • Heterotypic
    • Heliconia weberbaueri Loes., Beibl. Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 117: 10 (1916).


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional: Western South America
      • Bolivia, Peru

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


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Additional references[edit]

  • Govaerts, R. 2004. World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1–54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Reference page


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