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Taxon: Mitracarpus hirtus (L.) DC.

 
Genus: Mitracarpus
Family: Rubiaceae
Subfamily: Rubioideae
Tribe: Spermacoceae
Nomen number: 403803
Place of publication: Prodr. 4:572. 1830
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 04-Dec-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use), synonyms and invalid designations:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym, I invalid designation)

Common names:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Durango, Sinaloa, Sonora]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Colima, Guerrero, Jalisco, Michoacán de Ocampo, Morelos, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, Yucatán]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, Montserrat, St. Kitts and Nevis, United States [Puerto Rico]
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Misiones] Paraguay


    Naturalized (widely natzd.)

    Other (exact native range obscure)

References:

  1. Balick, M. J. et al. 2000. Checklist of the vascular plants of Belize, with common names and uses. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 85
  2. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45 Note: mentions
  3. Burger, W. C., ed. 1971-. Flora costaricensis.
  4. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. 1960-. Flora zambesiaca.
  5. Howard, R. 1974-1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles.
  6. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  7. Liogier, H. A. 1981-. Flora of Hispaniola: Part 1; La Flora de la Española. Part II-.
  8. Liogier, H. A. 1984-. Descriptive flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands.
  9. Missouri Botanical Garden. W³Tropicos (on-line resource).
  10. Nicolson, D. H. et al. 1991. Flora of Dominica, Part 2: Dicotyledonae. Smithsonian contributions to botany vol. 77. 192.
  11. Nicolson, D. H. 1977. Typification of names vs. typification of taxa: proposals on Article 48 and reconsideration of Mitracarpus hirtus vs. M. villosus (Rubiaceae). Taxon 26:569-574.
  12. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  13. Soerjani, M. et al., eds. 1987. Weeds of rice in Indonesia. 506. Note: = Mitracrapus villosus (Sw.) DC.
  14. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark. 1946-1976. Flora of Guatemala.
  15. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. 2001. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3).
  16. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952-. Flora of tropical East Africa. Note: = Mitracrapus villosus (Sw.) DC.
  17. Ward, D. B. 1976. Mitracarpus (Rubiaceae), a genus new to Florida and eastern North America. Rhodora 78:674-681. Note: = Mitracrapus villosus (Sw.) DC.

Check other web resources for Mitracarpus hirtus (L.) DC. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • 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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=403803. Accessed 2 April 2020.