1. Family: Polygalaceae Hoffmanns. & Link
    1. Genus: Securidaca L.
      1. Securidaca diversifolia (L.) S.F.Blake

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

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    Distribution

    Native to:

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

    Introduced into:

    Puerto Rico

    Securidaca diversifolia (L.) S.F.Blake appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2003 Schomburgk, R.H. [714], Guyana K000118450 holotype
    Jan 1, 2003 Schomburgk, R.H. [714], Guyana K000118449 holotype
    Jun 1, 2002 Harley, R.M. [18619], Bahia K000012812
    Jun 1, 2002 Fevereiro, V.P.B. [M58], Paraíba K000012798
    Jun 1, 2002 s.coll. [s.n.], Bahia K000012815
    Jun 1, 2002 Queiroz, L.P. [3089], Bahia K000012817
    Jun 1, 2002 Queiroz, L.P. [2928], Bahia K000012818
    Jun 1, 2002 Queiroz, L.P. [2892], Bahia K000012819
    Jun 1, 2002 Carvalho, A.M. [4211], Bahia K000012799
    Jun 1, 2002 Carvalho, A.M. [3516], Bahia K000012804
    Jun 1, 2002 Arbo, M.M. [5518], Bahia K000012805
    Jun 1, 2002 Glocker [180], Bahia K000012800
    Jun 1, 2002 Salzmann, P. [s.n.], Bahia K000012790
    Jun 1, 2002 Salzmann, P. [s.n.], Bahia K000012791
    Jun 1, 2002 Fernandez, M.M. [7], Bahia K000012816
    Jun 1, 2002 Gardner, G. [922], Pernambuco K000012792
    Jun 1, 2002 Gardner, G. [922], Pernambuco K000012793
    Jun 1, 2002 Gardner, G. [1456], Ceará K000012794
    Jun 1, 2002 Gardner, G. [1456], Ceará K000012795
    Jun 1, 2002 Blanchet, J.S. [2621], Bahia K000012796
    Jun 1, 2002 Blanchet, J.S. [2621B], Bahia K000012797
    Jun 1, 2002 Blanchet, J.S. [2621], Bahia K000012801
    Jun 1, 2002 Mori, S. [10567], Bahia K000012803
    Jun 1, 2002 Silva, F.C. [46], Piauí K000012821
    Apr 1, 2002 Woodgyer, E. [PCD2634], Bahia K000056075
    Jan 1, 2002 Schomburgk, R.H. [714], Guyana K000006573 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1999 Ganev, W. [2123], Bahia K000012931
    Jan 1, 1999 Ganev, W. [1446], Bahia K000012936
    Jan 1, 1999 Ganev, W. [1160], Bahia K000012937
    Jan 1, 1998 Froes, R. [1959], Maranhão K000012503
    Jan 1, 1991 Rothschild, B.M. [120], Mexico K000012704
    Richards, P.W. [6538], Brazil K001130025
    Harley, R.M. [10019], Brazil K001133998
    Hinton, G.B. [3345], Mexico K000012701
    Hinton, G.B. [3345], Mexico K000012702
    Hinton, G.B. [7770], Mexico K000012705
    Hinton, G.B. [14088], Mexico K000012708
    Stannard, B.L. [702], Brazil K001133975
    Stannard, B.L. [702], Brazil K001133976
    Milliken, W. [M 786], Brazil 60192.000
    Milliken, W. [786], Brazil K001133971
    Milliken, W. [786], Brazil K001133978
    Lindeman, J.C. [3156], Brazil K001133962
    Argent, G. [6345], Brazil K001130026
    Ratter, J.A. [35], Brazil K001130022
    Ratter, J.A. [448], Brazil K001130027
    Ratter, J.A. [R/6371], Brazil K001133999
    Zappi, D.C. [1501], Mato Grosso K000578725
    Schipp, W.A. [74], Belize K000012714
    Irwin, H.S. [6152], Brazil K001133996
    Irwin, H.S. [5946], Brazil K001133997
    Lira, S.S. [93], Brazil K001130012
    Heringer, E.P. [5444], Brazil K001133995
    Talbot, H.F. [s.n.] K001133983
    Matuda, E. [2026], Mexico K000012706
    Rovirosa, J.N. [451], Mexico K000012703
    Mexia, Y. [9249], Mexico K000012707
    Krukoff, B.A. [6512], Brazil K001133960
    Archer, W.A. [7689], Brazil K001133961
    Archer, W.A. [8015], Brazil K001133993
    Tate, R. [467], Nicaragua K000012725
    Smith, J.D. [2059], Guatemala K000012722
    Smith, J.D. [1468], Guatemala K000012723
    Gaumer, G.F. [38], Honduras K000012712
    Gentle, P.H. [2468], Belize K000012713
    Gentle, P.H. [2778], Belize K000012715
    Gentle, P.H. [2778], Belize K000012716
    Lowe, J. [4022], Brazil K001133979
    Berg, C.C. [629], Brazil K001130023
    Langlassé, E. [930], Mexico K000012709
    Tonduz, A. [10056], Costa Rica K000012717
    Tonduz, A. [10056], Costa Rica K000012718
    Tonduz, A. [10056], Costa Rica K000012719
    Tonduz, A. [10056], Costa Rica K000012720
    Tonduz, A. [10056], Costa Rica K000012721
    Swanson [s.n.], Brazil K001133970
    Pires, J.M. [51041], Brazil K001133972
    Pires, J.M. [52188], Brazil K001133994
    Daly, D.C. [306], Brazil K001130028
    Daly, D.C. [769], Brazil K001130024
    Englesing, F.C. [196], Nicaragua K000012724
    Ferreira, C.A.C. [7512], Brazil K001133974
    Ferreira, C.A.C. [9442], Brazil K001134000
    Prance, G.T. [2008], Brazil K001133964
    Prance, G.T. [10351], Brazil K001133965
    Prance, G.T. [7844], Brazil K001133967
    Prance, G.T. [9189], Brazil K001133977
    Martínez S., E.M. [101], Mexico K000012711
    Beecley [s.n.], Mexico K000012710
    Cid Ferreira, C.A. [6292], Brazil K001133963
    Cid Ferreira, C.A. [3670], Brazil K001133973
    Leme, C.D. [101], Brazil K001130029
    Glaziou, A.F.M. [11789], Brazil K001130282
    Glaziou, A. [13405], Brazil K001133985
    Glaziou, A. [14492], Brazil K001133981
    Glaziou, A. [3871], Brazil K001133982
    Glaziou, A. [13538], Brazil K001133988
    Lutz, B. [1482], Brazil K001133989
    Lutz, B. [1482], Brazil K001133990
    Spruce [2590], Brazil K001133992
    Burchell [9740], Brazil K001133966
    Burchell [9659], Brazil K001133968
    Burchell [9659], Brazil K001133969
    Burchell [6341], Brazil K001133991
    Claussen [s.n.], Brazil K001133980
    Glaziou [18873], Brazil K001133984
    Glaziou [11600], Brazil K001133987
    Spruce, R. [s.n.], Brazil K001130275
    Spruce, R. [164], Brazil K001133986

    First published in Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 23: 594 (1923)

    Accepted by

    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • de Moura Júnior, E.G. & al. (2015). Updated checklist of aquatic macrophytes from Northern Brazil Acta Amazonica 45: 111-132.
    • Ibarra-Manríquez, G. & al. (2015). Lianas of Mexico Botanical Sciences 93: 365-417.
    • 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.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
    • Monro, A.K., González, F., Santamaría, D., Chacón, O., Rodríguez, A., Solano, D. Zamora, N. & Correa, M. (2011). A first checklist to the vascular plants of La Amistad International Park (PILA), Costa Rica-Panama Phytotaxa.
    • 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.
    • Araújo, D. & Alves, M. (2010). Climbing plants of a fragmented area of lowland Atlantic forest, Igarassu, Pernambuco (northeastern Brazil) Phytotaxa 8: 1-24.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Correa A., Mireya D. Galdames, Carmen Correa A., M. D., C. Galdames & M. S. de Stapf (2004). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares de Panamá: 1-599. Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute.
    • Jørgensen, P.M. & León-Yánez, S. (eds.) (1999). Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Ecuador Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 75: i-viii, 1-1181. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.
    • Brako, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 45: i-xl, 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden.

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    • Ibarra-Manríquez, G. & al. (2015). Lianas of Mexico Botanical Sciences 93: 365-417.
    • 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.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
    • Monro, A.K., González, F., Santamaría, D., Chacón, O., Rodríguez, A., Solano, D. Zamora, N. & Correa, M. (2011). A first checklist to the vascular plants of La Amistad International Park (PILA), Costa Rica-Panama Phytotaxa.
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