1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Baccharis L.
      1. Baccharis trinervis Pers.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to S. Tropical America and Trinidad. It is used as a medicine and food for bees.

    [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 - 3000 m.; Andes, Llanura del Caribe, Valle del Cauca, Valle del Magdalena.
    Habit
    Hierba, arbusto, arbolito, trepadora, liana
    Conservation
    Preocupación Menor
    [UPB]

    The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

    Ecology
    Alt. 0 - 3000 m.
    Habit
    Herb.
    Distribution
    Native from Colombia.
    [UPB]
    Bees
    Bees visit the plants (Giraldo et al. 2011).
    Digestive System Disorders
    Used in the treatment of gallstones (Giraldo et al. 2011). Used as a laxative (Giraldo et al. 2011).
    Inflammation
    Used as an anti-inflammatory (Giraldo et al. 2011).
    Metabolic System Disorders
    Used in the treatment of jaundice (Giraldo et al. 2011).
    Muscular-Skeletal System Disorders
    Used in the treatment of rheumatism (Giraldo et al. 2011).
    Unspecified Medicinal Disorders
    Medicinal (Instituto Humboldt 2014).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles

    Common Names

    Spanish
    Chilca, marucha, barzalito, barzalito de monte, chaparral de bestia, chilquita, chilopo, gavilana, machucha, mandaguasca, varejón.

    Baccharis trinervis Pers. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Sep 1, 2012 Gardner [785], Rio de Janeiro K000958268
    Sep 1, 2012 Gardner [785], Rio de Janeiro K000958269
    Sep 1, 2012 Gardner [497], Brazil K000958270 Unknown type material
    Sep 1, 2012 Gardner [497], Brazil K000958271 isotype
    Sep 1, 2012 Gardner [497], Brazil K000958272 Unknown type material
    Jul 1, 2012 Burchell, W.J. [719], Brazil K000955601
    Jul 1, 2012 Burchell, J. [744-a], Brazil K000955599
    Jul 1, 2012 Burchell [2988], Brazil K000955600
    Jan 1, 2006 Belém, R.P. [3662], Bahia K000053020
    Sep 1, 2001 Souza, N.K.R. [8], Bahia K000054703
    Nov 1, 1998 Harley, R.M. [PCD3279], Bahia K000052985
    Nov 1, 1998 Harley, R.M. [PCD3279], Bahia K000052986
    Jul 1, 1996 Harley, R.M. [PCD3331], Bahia K000052983
    Jul 1, 1996 Harley, R.M. [PCD3331], Bahia K000052984
    Jul 1, 1996 Hind, D.J.N. [PCD3710], Bahia K000052982
    Jan 1, 1994 Thomas, W.W. [10216], Bahia K000052969
    Jan 1, 1994 Thomas, W.W. [10216], Bahia K000052968
    Oct 1, 1993 Guedes, M.L. [19], Bahia K000052974
    Oct 1, 1993 Paranhos, L. [s.n.], Bahia K000052975
    Aug 1, 1992 Ganev, W. [6], Bahia K000052976
    Jun 1, 1966 Belém, R.P. [1238], Bahia K000052973
    Harley, R.M. [55001], Brazil K001031828
    Hatschbach, G. [66911], Brazil K001103202
    Hatschbach, G. [11246], Brazil K001103209
    Hatschbach, G. [10960], Brazil K001103210
    Pabst, G. [7367], Brazil K001103190
    Pabst, G. [6992], Brazil K001103196
    Pereira, E. [4915], Brazil K001103191
    Bang, M. [1457], Bolivia K000221995 isotype
    Melo, E. [255], Brazil K001031825
    Melo, E. [3557], Brazil K001031827
    Irwin, H.S. [2648], Brazil K001103182
    Irwin, H.S. [26812], Brazil K001103185
    Irwin, H.S. [11961], Brazil K001103199
    King, R.M. [8784], Bahia K000052977
    Heringer, E.P. [3796], Brazil K001103198
    Belem, R.P. [3805], Brazil K001031826
    Talbot, H.F. [s.n.] K001103218
    Salzmann, P. [20], Bahia K000052981 isosyntype
    Salzmann, P. [20], Bahia K000052979 isosyntype
    Duarte, A.P. [4854], Brazil K001103192
    Alvarenga, D. [657], Brazil K001103180
    Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil K001103186
    Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil K001103206
    Gardner, G. [874], Brazil K000052970
    Riedel [s.n.], Brazil K001103211
    Riedel [s.n.], Brazil K001103212
    Riedel [s.n.], Brazil K001103213
    Riedel [s.n.], Brazil K001103215
    Riedel [s.n.], Brazil K001103220
    Eggers, H. [14919], Ecuador K000221996 syntype
    Sello [s.n.], Bahia K000052978
    Sello [s.n.], Bahia K000052972
    Sello [290], Bahia K000052993
    Blanchet, J.S. [s.n.], Bahia K000052980
    Blanchet, J.S. [3487], Bahia K000052971
    Miers, J. [3553], Brazil K001103179
    Robert, A. [427[e]], Brazil K001103178
    Robert, A. [477 b], Brazil K001103201
    Gaudichaud [s.n.], Brazil K001103193
    Macedo, A. [25], Brazil K001103207
    Moraes, M.V. [653], Brazil K001031829
    Williams, L.O. [6954], Brazil K001103183
    Kirkbride, J.H. Jr. [3438], Brazil K001103200
    Boog [s.n.], Brazil K001103222
    Rambo, B. [42579], Brazil K001103188
    Rambo, B. [42146], Brazil K001103189
    Mexia, Y. [4603], Brazil K001103181
    Mexia, Y. [5521], Brazil K001103203
    Forero, E. [6395], Brazil K001103197
    Lombardi, J.A. [2831], Brazil K001103184
    Swainson, W. [s.n.], Brazil K001103214
    s.coll. [657], Brazil K001103187
    s.coll. [457], Brazil K001103194
    s.coll. [657], Brazil K001103195
    s.coll. [457], Brazil K001103216
    s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K001103217
    s.coll. [s.n.] K001103219
    Martius [221], Brazil K001103221
    Claussen [s.n.], Brazil K001103204
    Claussen [s.n.], Brazil K001103205
    Williams, Z.O. [6954], Brazil K001103208

    First published in Syn. Pl. 2(2): 423 (1807)

    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
    • Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humbodlt (2014). Plantas alimenticias y medicinales nativas de Colombia. 2567 registros, aportados por: Castellanos, C. (Contacto del recurso), Valderrama, N. (Creador del recurso, Autor), Castro, C. (Proveedor de metadatos), Bernal, Y. (Autor), García, N. (Autor). Versión 11.0. http://i2d.humboldt.org.co/ceiba/resource.do?r=ls_colombia_magnoliophyta_2014
    • Giraldo, C., Rodríguez, A., Chamorro, F. J., Obregon, D., Montoya, P., Ramirez, N., . . . Nates-Parra, G. (2011). Guía ilustrada de polen y plantas nativas visitadas por abejas: Cundinamarca, Boyacá, Santander, Sucre, Atlántico y Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Colombia. Universidad Nacional de Colombia.
    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
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    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/
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    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/
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