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Taxon: Begonia coccinea Hook.

 
Genus: Begonia
Section: Pritzelia
Family: Begoniaceae
Nomen number: 411399
Place of publication: Bot. Mag. 69: t. 3990. 1843
Link to protologue:
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: 3 (2 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Rio Grande do Norte]


    Cultivated (cult. in tropics)

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. Doorenbos, J. et al. 1998. The sections of Begonia Agric. Univ. Wageningen Pap. 98-2:232.
  3. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  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. 43:33.
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Liogier, H. A. Descriptive flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands. (F PuertoR)
  7. Reitz, R., ed. Flora ilustrada catarinense. (F SCatarin)
  8. Smith, L. B. et al. 1986. Begoniaceae. Part I: Illustrated key. Part II: Annotated species list Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 60:151.
  9. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Begonia coccinea Hook. :

  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=411399. Accessed 15 August 2018.