1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Acmella Rich. ex Pers.
      1. Acmella ciliata (Kunth) Cass.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Panama to S. Tropical America. It is used to treat unspecified medicinal disorders.

    [UPB]

    The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

    Ecology
    Alt. 500 - 2650 m.
    Habit
    Herb.
    Distribution
    Native from Colombia.
    [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. 500 - 2670 m.; Andes, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Valle del Cauca, Valle del Magdalena.
    Habit
    Hierba
    Conservation
    Preocupación Menor
    [UPB]
    Unspecified Medicinal Disorders
    Medicinal (State of the World's Plants 2016).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Panamá, Peru, Venezuela

    Introduced into:

    India, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand

    Acmella ciliata (Kunth) Cass. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [3298], Goiás K000895360
    Dec 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [3298], Goiás K000895361
    Jul 1, 2012 Burchell [9236], Brazil K000955714
    Jul 1, 2012 Burchell [1025], Brazil K000955715
    Feb 1, 2002 Gardner, G. [2223], Piauí K000054446 isotype
    Jun 1, 1997 Collares, J.E.R. [158], Paraíba K000054444
    Oct 1, 1996 Hind, D.J.N. [PCD3796], Bahia K000053581
    Jul 1, 1996 Hind, D.J.N. [PCD3375], Bahia K000053580
    Jul 1, 1996 Bautista, H.P. [PCD3458], Bahia K000053579
    Jun 1, 1996 Guedes, M.L. [PCD3011], Bahia K000053582
    Jun 1, 1996 Guedes, M.L. [PCD3011], Bahia K000053583
    Aug 1, 1993 Spruce, R. [4086], Peru K000200556
    Jul 1, 1993 Trail, J.W.H. [487], Brazil K001062039
    Jul 1, 1993 Spruce, R. [1864], Brazil K001062040
    May 1, 1983 Lehmann, F.C. [8010], Colombia K000497310 isotype
    May 1, 1983 Gardner, G. [2223], Piauí K000054445 isotype
    Philcox, D. [4027], Brazil K001031263
    Philcox, D. [4471], Brazil K001031267
    Guedes, M.L. [3011], Brazil 63424.000
    Irwin, H.S. [17693], Brazil K001031264
    Irwin, H.S. [17990], Brazil K001031265
    Ule, E. [9125], Ceará K000054443
    Ule, E. [5153], Brazil K001031256
    Lima, A. [53/1446], Brazil K001031270
    Hostmann [319], Surinam K000895362
    Sperling, C.R. [5697], Brazil K001031269
    Ongley, J.C. [21787], Brazil K001031258
    Lowe, J. [4097], Brazil K001031260
    Hoehne, W. [41002], Brazil K001031273
    Hoehne, W. [41002], Brazil K001031275
    Prance, G.T. [2579], Brazil K001031259
    Prance, G.T. [8476], Brazil K001031272
    Bartolomeu, J.G. [s.n.], Brazil K001031274
    Ferreira, J.L. [71], Brazil K001031885
    Vieira, R.F. [569], Brazil K001031262
    s.coll. [612], Brazil K001031261
    s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K001031268
    Glaziou [10993], Brazil K001031271
    Spruce, R. [1864], Brazil K001031257
    Àrbocz, G.F. [4081], Brazil K001031266

    First published in Dict. Sci. Nat., ed. 2. 24: 331 (1822)

    Accepted by

    • Pruski, J.F. (ed.) (2018). Flora Mesoamericana 5(2): 1-608. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
    • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

    Literature

    Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
    • Kew Medicinal Plant Names Services (MPNS) https://www.kew.org/science/data-and-resources/tools-and-services/medicinal-plant-names-services in The State of the World’s Plants Report–2016. (2016). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew https://stateoftheworldsplants.org
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Pruski, J.F. (ed.) (2018). Flora Mesoamericana 5(2): 1-608. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.

    Sources

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    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 2020. 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 2020. 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
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0