Lithophila subscaposa

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Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Caryophyllales

Familia: Amaranthaceae s.l.
Cladus: Amaranthaceae s.str.
Subfamilia: Gomphrenoideae
Genus: Lithophila
Species: Lithophila subscaposa


Lithophila subscaposa (Hook.f.) Standl., J. Wash. Acad. Sci. 5: 396. (1915)

Accepted by Hassler 2019. Considered as synoynm of Alternanthera subscaposa by Govaerts 2019.


  • Basionym
    • Alternanthera subscaposa Hook.f., Trans. Linn. Soc. London 20: 189. (1847)
      • Type: Ecuador. Galapagos Islands (Charles Island). 1835, Darwin, C. #s.n. Lectotype: CGE; Isotypes: K K000583053, M M0241869.
  • Homotypic
    • Iresine subscaposa (Hook.f.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 542. (1891)


Native distribution areas:
  • Southern America
    • Western South America
      • Galápagos

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


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