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Taxon: Begonia squamulosa Hook. f.

 
Genus: Begonia
Section: Tetraphila
Family: Begoniaceae
Nomen number: 411397
Place of publication: D. Oliver, Fl. trop. Afr. 2:579. 1871
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 13-Nov-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Arends, J. C. 1992. Biosystematics of Begonia squamulosa Hook. f. and affiliated species in section Tetraphila A. DC.. Agric. Univ. Wageningen Pap. 91-6:210-214.
  2. Doorenbos, J. et al. 1998. The sections of Begonia. Agric. Univ. Wageningen Pap. 98-2:254.
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. 2000. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage
  4. 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. 43:142.
  5. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  6. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper. 1953-1972. Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2.
  7. Robyns, W. et al., eds. 1948-1963. Flore du Congo belge et du Ruanda-Urundi
  8. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.

Check other web resources for Begonia squamulosa Hook. f. :

  • 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=411397. Accessed 18 September 2019.