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Taxon: Gunnera manicata Linden ex Delchev.

Genus: Gunnera
Family: Gunneraceae
Nomen number: 18074
Place of publication: Rev. Hort. 39:218. 1867 (E. André, Ill. Hort. 20:156. 1873)
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 26-Jan-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Brazilian giant-rhubarb  (Source: BSBI) - English

Distributional Range:


    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Paraná, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina]


  1. Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  2. Forzza, R. C. et al., coord. Lista de espécies da flora do Brasil (on-line resource).
  3. Instituto de Botánica Darwinion. 2008. Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares.
  4. Shaw, J. M. H. 2007. A new author citation for Gunnera manicata, and a note on a little known botanical author. Hanburyana 2:46-49.
  5. Wanntorp, L. et al. 2002. The identity of Gunnera manicata Linden ex André - resolving a Brazilian-Colombian enigma. Taxon 51:493-497. Note: lists as Gunnera manicata Linden ex André

Check other web resources for Gunnera manicata Linden ex Delchev. :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=18074. Accessed 21 September 2019.