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Begonia L.
    Sp. Pl. 2: 1056 (1753).

Reference(s): Keraudren-Aymonin, M. (1983)

Status: this genus has been assessed for the following:

- Species in Fl. Madag: 46 (44 endemic, 2 indigenous non-endemic)

- Indigenous species endemism: no indigenous species

Species level data entry: complete

Note: Imperfectly known species: Begonia trullaefolia Guillaumin B. perrieri Bois B. sp. A. B. diptera Dryander
Other material known (determinations provisional): Boivin s. n., Bosser 18094 B. nossibea A. DC. group, Bosser 18375 cf. B. betsimisaraka Humbert, Bosser 20132 B. nossibea A. DC., Deans Cowan s.n. cf. B. lyallii A. DC., Decary 129 cf. B. antongilensis, Decary 1765 B. nossibea A. DC., B. goudotii A. DC.

Contributed/compiled by: N. Rakotonirina

Updated on: 19 Aug. 2008

Lower Taxa:


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