1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Randia L.
      1. Randia armata (Sw.) DC.

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

    [UPB]

    The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

    Ecology
    Alt. 0 - 2240 m.
    Conservation
    Least concern.
    Distribution
    Native from Colombia.
    Habit
    Shrub or 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 en Colombia; Alt. 0 - 2240 m.; Andes, Llanura del Caribe, Orinoquia, Pacífico, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Valle del Magdalena.
    Habit
    Arbusto, arbolito, árbol
    Conservation
    Preocupación Menor
    [UPB]
    Materials
    Materials (State of the World's Plants 2016).
    Unspecified Materials Chemicals
    Materials (State of the World's Plants 2016).

    Images

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is.

    Randia armata (Sw.) DC. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2008 Sasaki, D. [1851], Mato Grosso K000578072
    Jan 1, 2008 Redden, K.M. [5336], Guyana K001192664
    Jun 1, 2007 Sasaki, D. [1222], Mato Grosso K000578073
    Jan 1, 2005 Spruce, R. [4364], Peru K000006533
    Jan 1, 2005 Spruce, R. [4905], Peru K000006534
    Jan 1, 2001 Devenish, S. [3131], Trinidad & Tobago K000265549 syntype
    Jan 1, 1984 Schatz, G.E. [875], Brazil K001192613
    Hatschbach, G. [58814], Brazil K001192635
    Hatschbach, G. [12822], Brazil K001192651
    Reitz [4977], Brazil K001192624
    Reitz [4425], Brazil K001192625
    Ratter, J.A. [6351], Brazil K001192634
    Lima, H.C. [2301], Brazil K001192612
    Lima, H.C. [2912], Brazil K001192631
    Lima, H.C. [2912], Brazil K001192633
    Furlan, A. [885], Brazil K001192681
    Ule, E. [5134], Brazil K001192638
    Kallunki, J. [573], Brazil K001192658
    Passos, L. [350], Brazil K001192663
    Smith, L.B. [12765], Brazil K001192679
    Krukoff, B.A. [6992], Brazil K001192622
    Krukoff, B.A. [6992], Brazil K001192623
    Krukoff, B.A. [8245], Brazil K001192627
    Krukoff, B.A. [1176], Brazil K001192628
    Krukoff, B.A. [6338], Brazil K001192630
    Krukoff, B.A. [5447], Brazil K001192637
    Krukoff, B.A. [5447], Brazil K001192639
    Krukoff, B.A. [5114], Brazil K001192640
    Sperling, C.R. [5860], Brazil K001192617
    Poiteau [s.n.], Guyana K001192675
    Dusén, P. [15544], Brazil K001192670
    Robert, A. [714], Brazil K001192642
    Lucas, E.J. [666], Brazil K001192662
    Moore, S. [464], Brazil K001192657
    Morong, T. [893], Paraguay K001192645
    Weir, J. [59], Brazil K001192647
    Romero, R. [176], Brazil K001192682
    Pires, J.M. [48578], French Guiana K001192678
    Egler, W.A. [45990], Brazil K001192680
    Daly, D.C. [1289], Brazil K001192615
    Daly, D.C. [1280], Brazil K001192616
    da Rocha, F.R. et al. [2], Brazil K000265213
    da Rocha, F.R. et al. [2], Brazil K000265214
    Prance, G.T. [2937], Brazil K001192648
    Prance, G.T. [13950], Brazil K001192665
    Hill, S.R. [13167], Brazil K001192618
    Cid Ferreira, C.A. [4887], Brazil K001192620
    Rambo, B. [44167], Brazil K001192650
    Araujo, D. [3894], Brazil K001192666
    Mexia, Y. [5673], Brazil K001192626
    Mexia, Y. [4560], Brazil K001192629
    Mexia, Y. [5231], Brazil K001192655
    Mexia, Y. [5336], Brazil K001192656
    Williams, R.S. [617], Bolivia K000843160
    Hoehne, F.C. [12], Brazil K001192614
    Glaziou, A. [1519], Brazil K001192669
    Glaziou, A. [6829], Brazil K001192672
    Ivanauskas, N.M. [6], Brazil K001192632
    Rodrigues, R.R. [s.n.], Brazil K001192636
    Nee, M.H. [34569], Brazil K001192619
    Spruce [390], Brazil K001192641
    s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K001192644
    Burchell [8599], Brazil K001192652
    Burchell [9688], Brazil K001192653
    Burchell [3109], Brazil K001192667
    Claussen [s.n.], Brazil K001192649
    Claussen [s.n.], Brazil K001192668
    Glaziou [6829], Brazil K001192673
    Glaziou [20367], Brazil K001192674
    Glaziou [17038], Brazil K001192676
    Glaziou [8752], Brazil K001192677
    Martins, E.G.A. [94], Brazil K001192621
    Demuner, V. [4749], Brazil K001192659
    Meirs [1882], Brazil K001192643
    Krieger, P. [7411], Brazil K001192646
    BGurchell [6378], Brazil K001192654
    Correia, S.J. [8], Brazil K001192660
    Lemos Filho, J.P. [s.n.], Brazil K001192661
    Jënsson, G. [664/a], Brazil K001192671

    First published in Prodr. 4: 387 (1830)

    Accepted by

    • Hammel, B.E., Grayum, M.H., Herrera, C. & Zamora, N. (eds.) (2014). Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica 7: 1-840. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Marques de Paiva, A. & Lopes, R.C. (2013). Rubiaceae na área de proteção ambiental palares, Paty do Alferes, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil Pesquisas: Botanica 64: 39-64.
    • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (2012). Flora Mesoamericana 4(2): 1-533. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
    • Borhidi, A. (2012). Rubiáceas de México, ed. 2: 1-608. Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest.
    • 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.
    • Borhidi, A. & Diego-Pérez, N. (2008). Coussareae, Gardenieae, Hedyotideae, Mussaendeae, Naucleae, Rondeletieae (Rubiaceae) Flora de Guerrero 35: 1-122. Facultade de Ciencias, UNAM.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Sant'Ana Melhem, T., das Graças Lapa Wanderley, M., Ehlin Martins, S., Jung-Mendaçolli, S.L., Shepherd, G.J. & Kirizawa, M. (eds.) (2007). Flora Fanerogâmica do Estado de São Paulo 5: 1-476. Instituto de Botânica, São Paulo.
    • Borhidi, A. (2006). Rubiáceas de México: 1-512. Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest.
    • Mendoza, H., Ramirez P., B.R. & Jimenez, L.C. (2004). Rubiaceae de Colombia: guia ilustrada de generos: 1-351. Instituto de Investigacion de Recursos Biologicos Alexander von Humboldt, Bogota, Colombia.
    • Berry, P.E., Yatskievych, K. & Holst, B.K. (eds.) in Steyermark, J., Berry, P.E., Holts, B.K. (eds). (2004). Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana 8: 1-874. Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis.
    • Linares, J.L. (2003 publ. 2005). Lista comentado de los árboles nativos y cultivados en la República de El Salvador Ceiba; a Scientific and Technical Journal Published by Zamorano 44: 105-268.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Not accepted by

    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192. [Cited as Randia nitida.]
    • Oliveira-Filho, A.T. (2006). Catálogo das Árvores nativas de Minas Gerais: 1-423. Editora UFLA, Lavas, Brasil. [Cited as Randia ferox.]

    Literature

    Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
    • Kew’s Economic Botany collection in The State of the World’s Plants Report–2016. (2016). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew https://stateoftheworldsplants.org/2016/
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (2012). Flora Mesoamericana 4(2): 1-533. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
    • GBIF (2008- continuously updated). Global Biodiversity Information Facility http://www.gbif.org/.
    • Borhidi, A. (2006). Rubiáceas de México: 1-512. Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest.
    • Ruhsam, M in Ruhsam, M. (2005). Survey of all the Rubiaceae specimens at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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    Kew Science Photographs
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
    ColPlantA database
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