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Chorizanthe paniculata Benth.

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

Place of Publication

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

Type citation

Andes of Chili, Cuming 249 (lectotipo, K cb 000532038, designado by Teillier et al., 2019 , isolectotypes, BM cb 000993215, E cb 00514671, G cb 00437266; associated with Bridges 515, K cb 000532037 y K cb 000532038! erroneously attributed to Cuming).



  • Teillier et al (2019)


Subshrub 20-30 cm tall


Coquimbo, Valparaíso, Metropolitana and Del General Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins

Distribution and habitat

Distributed from Region Coquimbo (Prov. de Choapa) and Region O’Higgins, (Prov. from Cachapoal). It grows montane areas (750-1500 meters above sea level).


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Seed of this species is banked by the national seed bank of Chile, INIA.


  • 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