Tetrorchidium

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Tetrorchidium
Tetrorchidium rubrivenium.jpg
Tetrorchidium rubrivenium
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Malpighiales
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Subfamily: Crotonoideae
Tribe: Adenoclineae
Subtribe: Adenoclininae
Genus: Tetrorchidium
Poepp.
Synonyms[1]

Tetrorchidium is a genus of flowering plants in the family Euphorbiaceae first described in 1841.[2][3] It is native to tropical portions of Africa and the Western Hemisphere.[1][4]

Species[1]
  1. Tetrorchidium andinum Müll.Arg. - Costa Rica, Honduras, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Ecuador
  2. Tetrorchidium brevifolium Standl. & Steyerm. - S Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras
  3. Tetrorchidium bulbipilosum Cuatrec. - Colombia, Ecuador
  4. Tetrorchidium congolense J.Léonard - Gabon, Congo, Zaire
  5. Tetrorchidium costaricense Huft - Costa Rica, Panama
  6. Tetrorchidium didymostemon (Baill.) Pax & K.Hoffm. - tropical Africa
  7. Tetrorchidium duckei Radcl.-Sm. & Govaerts - B Amazonas
  8. Tetrorchidium dusenii Pax & K.Hoffm. - Paraná in Brazil
  9. Tetrorchidium euryphyllum Standl. - Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Ecuador
  10. Tetrorchidium gabonense Breteler - Gabon
  11. Tetrorchidium hirsutum J.Murillo & K.Wurdack - Ecuador
  12. Tetrorchidium jamaicense Croizat - Jamaica
  13. Tetrorchidium macrophyllum Müll.Arg. - - Costa Rica, Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia
  14. Tetrorchidium microphyllum Huft - Panama
  15. Tetrorchidium ochroleucum Cuatrec. - Colombia, Ecuador
  16. Tetrorchidium oppositifolium (Pax) Pax Gabon, Cameroon, Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Liberia
  17. Tetrorchidium parvulum Müll.Arg. - SE Brazil
  18. Tetrorchidium popayanense Croizat - Colombia, Ecuador
  19. Tetrorchidium robledoanum Cuatrec. - Colombia, Ecuador, Panama
  20. Tetrorchidium rotundatum Standl. - Central America, C + S Mexico
  21. Tetrorchidium rubrivenium Poepp. - Costa Rica + Windward Islands south to N Argentina
  22. Tetrorchidium trichotocarpum McPherson - Panama
  23. Tetrorchidium ulugurense Verdc. - Morogoro Region in Tanzania

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