Choose language / Elija su lenguaje

Español English

The Endemic Plants of Chile

Previous | Next

Chorizanthe macraei Benth.

  1. Classified in >
  2. genus: Chorizanthe >
  3. Family: Polygonaceae

Place of Publication

Trans. Linn. Soc. London 17(3): 417 (1836)

Type citation

Coquimbo, Chili Macrae, (holotipo, K cb 000532025, isotipos F cb 0360582F, G cb 00437267!).



  • Teillier et al (2019)


Subshrub 5-20 cm tall


Atacama and Coquimbo


Desert and Desert fog oasis

Distribution and habitat

This species occurs witin interior areas of the regions Atacama and Coquimbo, from Cachiyuyo to Andacollo.


Show all locations
Here is #map_1


  • Bentham (1836)

    Bentham, G. 1836. On the Erigonieae, A Tribe of the order Polygonaceae. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 17(3): 401-420

  • Teillier et al (2019)

    Teillier, S , Macaya-Berti, J and Novoa, J 2019. Revisión de Chorizanthe R. Br. ex Benth. (Polygonaceae) en Chile. Gayana Botánica 79(1) 34-60