Taxon: Begonia cucullata Willd.

 
Genus: Begonia
Section: Begonia
Family: Begoniaceae
Nomen number: 6643
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 4(1):414. 1805
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 13-Nov-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-May-2009
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 13 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; F SCatarin)
  • Gene sources: ornamental features (as B. semperflorens)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil (s.)
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Buenos Aires, Chaco, Corrientes, Entre Rios, Formosa, Jujuy, Misiones, Salta, Santa Fe, Tucuman] Paraguay, Uruguay


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized



    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  3. Cabrera, A. L., ed. Flora de la provincia de Buenos Aires. (F BuenAir)
  4. Doorenbos, J. et al. 1998. The sections of Begonia Agric. Univ. Wageningen Pap. 98-2:234.
  5. Dubs, B. Prodromus florae matogrossensis. Botany of Mato Grosso, series B, no. 3. (L Mato Grosso)
  6. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  7. Frohlich, D. & A. Lau 2014. New plant records for the Hawaiian Islands 2012–2013 Bishop Mus. Occas. Pap. 115:8.
  8. Golding, J. 1982. Begonia nomenclature notes, 6. Begonia cucullata Willdenow and included species (Phytologia) 50:330-356.
  9. Golding, J. & D. C. Wasshausen 2002. Begoniaceae, edition 2. Part 1: annotated species list. Part II: illustrated key, abridgement and supplement Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 43:37.
  10. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  11. Jardín Botánico Nacional Flora de la República de Cuba. 1998- (F Cuba)
  12. Kiew, R. Begonias of peninsular Malaysia. 2005 (Begonias Malaya) 286-288.
  13. Reitz, R., ed. Flora ilustrada catarinense. (F SCatarin)
  14. Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74. (L Argent)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?6643. Accessed 20 May 2018.