Heliconia longa

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Heliconia longa


Taxonavigation: Zingiberales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Heliconiaceae
Genus: Heliconia
Species: Heliconia longa


Heliconia longa (Griggs) H.J.P.Winkl., 1930


  • Basionym
    • Bihai longa Griggs, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 31: 446 (1904).
  • Heterotypic
    • Heliconia longissima Abalo & G.Morales, Phytologia 51: 40 (1982).


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional: Western South America
      • Colombia, Ecuador
    • Regional: Central America
      • Costa Rica, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panamá

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


Primary references[edit]

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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