1. Family: Myrtaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Eugenia P.Micheli ex L.
      1. Eugenia biflora (L.) DC.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Mexico to 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. 50 - 1850 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Llanura del Caribe, Orinoquia, Pacífico, Valle del Magdalena.
    Habit
    Arbusto
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil West-Central, Cayman Is., Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Mexico Southeast, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Venezuela, Windward Is.

    Eugenia biflora (L.) DC. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Feb 1, 2016 Giaretta, A. [1548], Para K000065943
    Jul 9, 2013 s.coll. [926] K001018647
    Jan 1, 2008 Delnatte, C. [1649], French Guiana K001018643
    Nov 1, 2007 Schlim, L. [119], Colombia K000276756
    Mar 1, 2005 Harley, R.M. [10339], Brazil K001018699
    Mar 1, 2005 Harley, R.M. [10965], Brazil K001018702
    Mar 1, 2005 Harley, R.M. [11558], Brazil K001018703
    Mar 1, 2005 Ducke, A. [1420], Brazil K001018652
    Mar 1, 2005 Ratter, J.A. [R 184], Brazil K001018698
    Mar 1, 2005 Ratter, J.A. [457], Brazil K001018701
    Mar 1, 2005 Spruce, R. [s.n.], Para K000276379 isotype
    Mar 1, 2005 Spruce, R. [799*], Para K000276380
    Mar 1, 2005 Spruce, R. [799], Para K000276381
    Mar 1, 2005 Spruce, R. [298], Para K000276382
    Mar 1, 2005 Spruce, R. [132], Para K000276396
    Mar 1, 2005 Ule, E. [5372], Amazonas K000276383 Unknown type material
    Mar 1, 2005 Eiten, G. [8776], Brazil K001018704
    Mar 1, 2005 Campbell, D.G. [P 22501], Brazil K001018661
    Mar 1, 2005 Martius, C.F.P. von [1226], Brazil K000276392
    Mar 1, 2005 Sandeman, C. [2092], Brazil K001018694
    Mar 1, 2005 Prance, G.T. [29885], Brazil K001018685
    Mar 1, 2005 Hinch [s.n.], Panama K000276758
    Mar 1, 2005 Cid Ferreira, C.A. [42], Brazil K001018651
    Mar 1, 2005 Souza, S.A.M. [248], Brazil K001018662
    Mar 1, 2005 Souza, S.A.M. [456], Brazil K001018667
    Mar 1, 2005 Rothery, H.C. [124], French Guiana K001018648
    Mar 1, 2005 Gardner [6024], Brazil K001018689
    Mar 1, 2005 Gardner [6024], Brazil K001018693
    Mar 1, 2005 s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K001018663
    Mar 1, 2005 s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K001018690
    Jan 1, 2005 Burchell, W.J. [9909], Brazil K001018665
    Jan 1, 2005 Burchell, W.J. [9662/2], Brazil K001018666
    May 1, 2004 Spruce, R. [1863], Brazil K000276393
    May 1, 2004 Spruce, R. [1863], Brazil K000276395
    May 1, 2004 Spruce, R. [1863+], Brazil K000276394
    Apr 1, 2004 Spruce, R. [s.n.], Para K000276398
    Feb 1, 2003 Arbocz, G.F. [4720], Brazil K001018710
    Feb 1, 2003 Nave, A.G. [71], Brazil K001018678
    Jan 1, 2001 Sarthou, C. [822], French Guiana K001018644
    Dec 1, 1997 Souza, M.A.D. [484], Brazil K001018654
    Dec 1, 1997 Souza, M.A.D. [483], Brazil K001018655
    Aug 1, 1997 Souza, M.A.D. [398], Brazil K001018656
    Sep 1, 1996 Rabelo, B.V. [2278], Brazil K001018658
    Sep 1, 1996 Spruce, R. [1863], Brazil K001018688
    Jan 1, 1996 Souza, M.A.D. [76], Brazil K001018653
    Jan 1, 1995 Henkel, T.W. [3283], Guyana K001018634
    Jan 1, 1995 Henkel, T.W. [3283], Guyana K001018635
    Oct 1, 1994 André [1962] K001018695
    Oct 1, 1994 André, E. [1958], Colombia K001018696
    Oct 1, 1994 André, E. [K1024] K001018697
    Jul 1, 1993 Silva, M.B. [15], Brazil K001018671
    Apr 1, 1993 Oldeman [2228], French Guiana K001018641
    Jan 1, 1993 Prance, G.T. [1299], Brazil K001018664
    Jan 1, 1993 Cid Ferreira, C.A. [7649], Brazil K001018672
    Jan 1, 1993 Silva, M.N. [267], Brazil K001018669
    Nov 1, 1992 Deward [s.n.], French Guiana K001018642
    Jan 1, 1991 Cid Ferreira, C.A. [9443], Brazil K001018677
    Jan 1, 1990 Cid Ferreira, C.A. [9485], Brazil K001018675
    Jan 1, 1990 Cid Ferreira, C.A. [7704], Brazil K001018676
    Jan 1, 1990 Cid Ferreira, C.A. [9627], Brazil K001018680
    Dec 1, 1989 Prance, G.T. [30501], Brazil K001018668
    Jan 1, 1989 Sobel, G.L. [4705], Brazil K001018670
    Jan 1, 1987 Cid Ferreira, C.A. [6237], Brazil K001018700
    Jan 1, 1985 Irwin, H.S. [17103], Brazil K001018706
    Jan 1, 1984 Mori, S.A. [15733], Brazil K001018659
    Jan 1, 1983 Prance, G.T. [28150], Brazil K001018681
    Jan 1, 1982 Daly, D.C. [D286], Brazil K001018682
    Jan 1, 1981 Irwin, H.S. [55771], Suriname K001018637
    Jan 1, 1981 Irwin, H.S. [55799], Suriname K001018638
    Jan 1, 1978 Silva, M.G. [4002], Brazil K001018673
    Jan 1, 1978 Silva, M.G. [4002], Brazil K001018674
    Jan 1, 1978 Silva, N.T. [4904], Brazil K001018707
    Jan 1, 1967 Maguire, B. [53900], Suriname K001018639
    Jan 1, 1967 Irwin, H.S. [55207], Suriname K001018640
    Jan 1, 1967 Irwin, H.S. [47546], Brazil K001018660
    Jan 1, 1967 Prance, G.T. [58576], Brazil K001018684
    Jan 1, 1966 Eiten, G. [5401], Brazil K001018683
    Jan 1, 1966 Eiten, G. [5401], Brazil K001018686
    Jan 1, 1966 Burchell, W.J. [7374], Brazil K001018691
    Oct 1, 1947 s.coll. [F2173], Guyana K001018632
    Fanshawe, D.B. [4909], Guyana K001018631
    Hooker [s.n.], Jamaica K001002431
    Wood, J.R.I. [19853], Bolivia K001002771
    Milliken, W. [M. 253], Brazil K001018679
    Mathews [1449], Peru K001002761
    Matthews [s.n.], Peru K000047895
    Matthews [1449], Peru K001002762
    Matthews [s.n.], Peru K001002763
    Barrier, S. [3484], Guadeloupe K001002420
    Smith, H.H. [1926], Colombia K001002745
    Spruce, R. [s.n.], Para K000276397
    Schipp, W.A. [153], Belize K001001801
    Schipp, W.A. [944], Belize K001001806
    Wright, C. [91], Cuba K001002402
    Wright, C. [2434], Cuba K001002403
    Asplund, E. [9133], Peru K001002750
    Peck, M.E. [358], Belize K001001802
    Bridgewater, S. [S 115], Brazil K001018657
    Purdie [s.n.], Jamaica K000276288
    Purdie [s.n.], Jamaica K000276287
    Holton, I.F. [s.n.], Colombia K001002736
    Harris, W. [5185], Jamaica K001002404
    Harris, W. [5243], Jamaica K001002405
    Harris, W. [5129], Jamaica K001002406
    Harris, W. [5222], Jamaica K001002407
    Harris, W. [10632], Jamaica K001002409
    Harris, W. [10631], Jamaica K001002410
    Harris, W. [5336], Jamaica K001002411
    Harris, W. [5349], Jamaica K001002412
    Harris, W. [5361], Jamaica K001002413
    Harris, W. [5287], Jamaica K001002414
    Harris, W. [5015], Jamaica K001002415
    Harris, W. [5241], Jamaica K001002416
    Harris, W. [5418], Jamaica K001002417
    Harris, W. [5268], Jamaica K001002418
    Harris, W. [9322], Jamaica K001002421
    Harris, W. [8951], Jamaica K001002422
    Harris, W. [5242], Jamaica K001002423
    Harris, W. [5469], Jamaica K001002424
    Harris, W. [5241], Jamaica K001002425
    Harris, W. [9322], Jamaica K001002426
    Harris, W. [5057], Jamaica K001002427
    Harris, W. [5270], Jamaica K001002428
    Harris, W. [5232], Jamaica K001002429
    Harris, W. [10196], Jamaica K001002432
    Harris, W. [8591], Jamaica K001002434
    Jenman, G.S. [200], Guyana K001018633
    King, G. [4055], Peru K001002751
    Burchell, W.J. [4511], Brazil K001018692
    Gentle, P.H. [1501], Belize K001001803
    Gentle, P.H. [7035], Belize K001001804
    Gentle, P.H. [8184], Belize K001001805
    Gentle, P.H. [5243], Belize K001001811
    Gentle, P.H. [7952], Belize K001001812
    Maxon, W.R. [9223], Jamaica K001002435
    Axelrod, F. [9069], Puerto Rico K001002399
    Axelrod, F. [9055], Puerto Rico K001002400
    Axelrod, F. [9012], Puerto Rico K001002401
    Schlim, L. [675], Colombia K001002742
    Seemann [1149], Panama K001002735
    Klug, G. [4055], Peru K001002752
    Klug, G. [3811], Peru K001002759
    Klug, G. [3811], Peru K001002760
    Goudot, J. [s.n.], Colombia K001002734
    Hooker, W.J. [s.n.], Jamaica K001002433
    Fróes, R.L. [11705], Brazil K001018687
    MacFadyen [s.n.], Jamaica K000276289
    Belshaw, C.M. [3128], Peru K001002755
    Belshaw, C.M. [3269], Peru K001002756
    Perkins, J.R. [1137], Jamaica K001002408
    Campbell, E.J.F. [22], Belize K001001807
    Campbell, E.J.F. [22], Belize K001001808
    Campbell, E.J.F. [37], Belize K001001809
    Triana, J [s.n.], Colombia K001002743
    Triana, J [4148], Colombia K001002744
    Rothery [124], French Guiana K001018650
    Mazine, F.F. [1075], Brazil K001018705
    Mazine, F.F. [1074], Brazil K001018708
    Mazine, F.F. [1076], Brazil K001018709
    Atkinson, D.J. [53], Guyana K001018627
    Quevedo, R. [857], Bolivia K001002767
    de Michel, R. [1241], Bolivia K001002770
    Wurdack, J.J. [2119], Peru K000047896
    Wurdack, J.J. [39876], Venezuela K001002748
    Cuming, H. [1137], Panama K001002739
    Steinbach, J. [6381], Bolivia K001002768
    Steinbach, J. [7334], Bolivia K001002769
    Kalbreyer, W. [1038], Colombia K001002733
    Williams, R.S. [1499], Bolivia K001002765
    Williams, R.S. [101], Bolivia K001002766
    s.coll [894], Jamaica K001002430
    s.coll [1137], Colombia K001002737
    s.coll [6161], Peru K001002754
    s.coll [6363], Peru K001002764
    Oldeman [B-1224], French Guiana K001018645
    Oldeman [B-1224], French Guiana K001018646
    Oldeman [B-1364], French Guiana K001018649
    Sandeman, C.A.W. [s.n.], Peru K001002758
    Cummings [1264], Colombia K001002741
    s.coll. [430], Guyana K001018628
    s.coll. [430], Guyana K001018629
    s.coll. [430], Guyana K001018630
    Arvigo, R. [369], Belize K001001810
    Sinclair [s.n.], Panama K001002738
    McLadyen [s.n.], Jamaica K001002436
    McLadyen [s.n.], Jamaica K001002437
    Sobh [s.n.], Panama K001002740
    Bells, E.K. [B.5771], Colombia K001002746
    Ramirez, N. [2447], Venezuela K001002747
    Aristeguiete, L. [4092], Venezuela K001002749
    Moxias, Y. [6161], Peru K001002753
    Laudemen, C. [s.n.], Peru K001002757
    Harris, W. [10320], Jamaica Eugenia jamaicensis K001002530
    Monegue, Jamaica Eugenia alexandri K000276294
    Monegue [951], Jamaica Eugenia alexandri K000276295
    Alexander, R.C. [s.n.], Jamaica Eugenia alexandri K001002367
    Eggers [1685], Cuba Eugenia biflora var. ludibunda K001002419
    Tonduz, A. [13518], Belize Eugenia fieldingii K001001880
    Conduz, W. [13518], Belize Eugenia fieldingii K001001879
    Ekman, E.L. [JH10337], Haiti Eugenia ludibunda K001002551
    Ekman, E.L. [H12534], Dominican Republic Eugenia ludibunda K001002552
    Heller, A.A. [1222], Puerto Rico Eugenia ludibunda K001002549
    Heller, A.A. [1272], Puerto Rico Eugenia ludibunda K001002550
    Wright, C. [171], Cuba Eugenia virgultosa K001002686
    Wright, C. [2430], Cuba Eugenia virgultosa K001002687
    Sintenis, P. [6820], Puerto Rico Eugenia virgultosa K001002678
    Sintenis, P. [6644], Puerto Rico Eugenia virgultosa K001002679
    Sintenis, P. [6803], Puerto Rico Eugenia virgultosa K001002680
    Sintenis, P. [6673], Puerto Rico Eugenia virgultosa K001002681
    Sintenis, P. [941b], Puerto Rico Eugenia virgultosa K001002682
    Sintenis, P. [1913], Puerto Rico Eugenia virgultosa K001002683
    Sintenis, P. [1947], Puerto Rico Eugenia virgultosa K001002684
    Eggers, B. [154], U.S. Virgin Is. Eugenia virgultosa K001002676
    s.coll [s.n.], Jamaica Eugenia virgultosa K001002677
    s.coll [954], Jamaica Eugenia virgultosa K001002685
    Jan 1, 1925 Nichols, G.E. [23], Jamaica Eugenia nicholsii K000276444

    First published in Prodr. 3: 276 (1828)

    Accepted by

    • Kawasaki, M.L., Holst, B.K. & Pérez, A.J. (2019). Flora of Ecuador 136: 1-187. Botanical Institute, University of Göteborg, Riksmuseum, Stockholm.
    • Mazine, F.F. & Castro Souza, V. (2015). Lectotypifications and a new combination in Eugenia sect. Racemosae (Myrtaceae) Phytotaxa 205(3): 157-167.
    • Berendsohn, W.G., Gruber, A.K. & Monterrosa Salomón, J. (2012). Nova Silva Cusatlantica. Árboles natinos e introducidos de El Salvador. Parte 2: Angiospermae - Familias M a P y Pteridophyta Englera 29-2: 1-300.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • 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.
    • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (2009). Flora Mesoamericana 4(1): 1-855. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
    • Govaerts, R., Sobral, N., Ashton, P., Barrie, F., Holst, B.K., Landrum, L.L., Matsumoto, K., Fernanda Mazine, F., Nic Lughadha, E., Proença, C. & al. (2008). World Checklist of Myrtaceae: 1-455. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Barrie, F.R. (2005). Personal communication on Myrtaceae Field Museum of Natural History.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

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