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This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical America.

[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 en Colombia; Alt. 15 - 240 m.; Amazonia, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Pacífico, Valle del Magdalena.
Habit
Árbol
Conservation
No Evaluada

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[FTEA]
Use
A source of balata rubber and a substitute for chicle, is native to Central and South America and has also been tried at Amani (Greenway 2801 !).

Native to:

Bolivia, Brazil North, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Leeward Is., Panamá, Peru, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Windward Is.

Manilkara bidentata (A.DC.) A.Chev. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Pennington, T.D. [12404], Peru 54398.000
Sothers, C. [16], Brazil 54677.000
Sothers, C. [738], Brazil 54678.000
Sothers, C. [17], Brazil 54682.000
Sothers, C. [4125], Brazil 54684.000
Sothers, C. [1847], Brazil 54685.000
Sothers, C. [3207], Brazil 54689.000
Sothers, C. [1039], Brazil 55623.000

First published in Rev. Bot. Appl. Agric. Trop. 12: 270 (1932)

Accepted by

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (2009). Flora Mesoamericana 4(1): 1-855. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • Govaerts, R., Frodin, D.G. & Pennington, D. (2001 publ. 2002). World Checklist and Bibliography of Sapotaceae: 1-364. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
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Flora of Tropical East Africa
Flora of Tropical East Africa
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