Hydrocotyle pusilla A.Rich.
  • Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys.


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General Information

Hydrocotyle pusilla A. Rich., Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 4: 167. 1820.

Hierbas terrestres, rastreras con tallos filiformes, hirsútulas a glabrescentes. Hojas peltadas, orbiculares, 0.3–2 cm de diámetro, crenuladas o levemente 5–8-lobadas; pecíolo 0.5–3.5 cm de largo, hirsútulo a glabrescente. Inflorescencias umbelas simples, con 2–6 flores, pedúnculos casi del mismo largo de las hojas, 0.5–1.5 cm de largo, flores sésiles o subsésiles. Fruto elipsoide, 0.5–0.8 mm de largo y 1–1.5 mm de ancho, costillas inconspicuas.

Rara o poco colectada, en lugares húmedos de la zona norcentral; 1000–1650 m; fl y fr durante todo el año; Moreno 24728, Stevens 11750; una especie inconspicua de amplia distribución desde México hasta Brasil y Uruguay, también en las Antillas.

  • Provided by: [D].Flora de Nicaragua
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    • 1
    • ]. 

    Stems filiform; leaves 3-20 mm. in diameter, shallowly 5-8-lobed, the lobes crenate, glabrous to villous above, glabrous beneath, the petiole 5-35 mm. long, glabrous to densely retrorse-villous; peduncles glabrous to retrorse-villous, about equaling the leaves; rays obsolete or nearly so; fruit ellipsoid, 0.5 mm. long by 1 mm. broad, the ribs obsolete.

  • Provided by: [C].Flora de Panama
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    • 2
    • ]. 

    Distribution

    A species originally collected near Montevideo, Uruguay, by Commerson, this is now known widely from South and Central America and the West Indies.

  • Provided by: [C].Flora de Panama
    • Source: [
    • 2
    • ]. 

    Distribution Map

     
    • Native distribution
    Found in
    • Southern America Brazil Bahia
    • Paraní
    • Rio Grande do Sul
    • Santa Catarina
    • Minas Gerais
    • Rio de Janeiro
    • São Paulo
    • Mato Grosso do Sul

     Information From

    Araliaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    MBG Floras Images
    http://www.tropicos.org/ImageSearch.aspx
    Flora images. Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed on Jun. 2018.
    • B Missouri Botanical Garden
    Flora de Panama
    http://www.tropicos.org/Project/PAC
    Robert E. Woodson, Jr. and Robert W. Schery Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden Vol. 67, No. 4 (1980), pp. ii-xxxiii
    • C Missouri Botanical Garden
    Flora de Nicaragua
    http://www.tropicos.org/projectwebportal.aspx?projectid=7&pagename=Home&langid=66
    WD Stevens, CU Ulloa, A Pool and OM Montiel. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, 2001
    • D Missouri Botanical Garden
    Brazilian Flora 2020 project - Projeto Flora do Brasil 2020
    http://floradobrasil.jbrj.gov.br
    Brazil Flora G (2014): Brazilian Flora 2020 project - Projeto Flora do Brasil 2020. v393.147. Instituto de Pesquisas Jardim Botanico do Rio de Janeiro. Dataset/Checklist. doi:10.15468/1mtkaw
    • E Group Brazil Flora, REFLORA Program