Galapagos Species Checklist


Varronia revoluta

(Hook. f.) Andersson

Domain Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Division Magnoliophyta
Class Magnoliopsida (= Dicotyledoneae)
Order Lamiales
Family Boraginaceae
Genus Varronia

Varronia revoluta  (Hook. f.) Andersson

 

English common name: revolute-leafed cordia

Spanish common name: laurelillo

Taxonomic comments: Syn.: Cordia revoluta Hook.f. fide Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew & Missouri Botanical Garden (2010). Stutzman et al. 2012: Syn.: Cordia revoluta Hook.f.

Name status: Accepted name; taxon occurs in Galapagos.

Last updated: 20 Mar 2017

Origin

  • In
    Introduced
  • Na
    Native

  • En
    Endemic

    Taxon occurs only in Galapagos.

  • Hy
    Hypothetical
  • Id
    Indigenous
  • Mi
    Migrant
  • EnQ
    Questionable Endemic
  • Re
    Resident
  • Va
    Vagrant

Distribution

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Galapagos island groups: Fernandina, Floreana, Isabela, Santiago.


Please be aware that this distribution map is automatically generated from database records (CDF and external specimens, literature records, and observations) and may not accurately reflect the currently-known distribution for all species.

Literature

  • Andersson, N.J. (1855) Om Galápagos Öarnes Vegetation. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps Akademien Handl., Stockholm: 61-256.
  • Andersson, N.J. (1861-1862) Ueber Die Vegetation der Galapagos-Inseln Linnaea 31: 571-631
  • Jaramillo, P. (1998) Distribución Espacial de la Vegetación Vascular y Dispersión de Especies Introducidas dentro del Parque Nacional Galápagos. Tesis de Doctorado en Biología, Universidad Central del Ecuador. Especialización ECOLOGIA DE POBLACIONES.
  • Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Missouri Botanical Garden (eds.) (2010) The Plant List, Version 1., online publication. http://www.theplantlist.org/
  • Stutzman, J., Lickey, E. Weeks, A. McMullen, C. (2012) A taxonomic study of the Galápagos endemic Varronia (cordiaceae) species with nomenclatural notes. J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 6(1): 75 – 99.
  • Wiggins, I.L., Porter, D.M. (1971) Flora of the Galapagos Islands Standford University Press, Stanford.