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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. South America to Brazil. It is used as food for bees and for food.

[UPB]

The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

Distribution
Native and cultivated in Colombia.
Ecology
Alt. 20 - 1850 m.
Conservation
Not Evaluated.
Morphology General Habit
Tree.

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Nativa y cultivada en Colombia; Alt. 20 - 1850 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Orinoquia, Pacífico.
Morphology General Habit
Árbol
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UPB]
Use Animal Food Bees
Bee plants (Nates-Parra et al. 2016).
Use Food
Food (State of the World's Plants 2016). Infructescences - Edible fruit, eaten raw (Romero Castañeda 1961).

Native to:

Brazil North, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru

Spanish
Champo, guayaba de leche, guayabo anselmo, guayabo de mono, michinche, palillo, champe, chamba.

Campomanesia lineatifolia Ruiz & Pav. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1983 Martius [s.n.], Amazonas K000277232 isotype

First published in Syst. Veg. Fl. Peruv. Chil.: 128 (1798)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R., Sobral, N., Ashton, P., Barrie, F., Holst, B.K., Landrum, L.L., Matsumoto, K., Fernanda Mazine, F., Nic Lughadha, E., Proença, C. & al. (2008). World Checklist of Myrtaceae: 1-455. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.

Literature

Useful Plants of Boyacá Project

  • GRIN National Genetic Resources Program http://www.ars-grin.gov in The State of the World’s Plants Report–2016. (2016). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew https://stateoftheworldsplants.org/2016/
  • Nates-Parra, G. (Ed.) (2016). Iniciativa colombiana de polinizadores, capítulo Abejas ICPA. Bogotá: Departamento de Biología, Universidad Nacional de Colombia.
  • Romero Castañeda, R. (1961). Plantas útiles de Colombia. Volumen I. San Juan Eudes, Bogotá.

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
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Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
ColPlantA database
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