1. Family: Myrtaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Eugenia P.Micheli ex L.
      1. Eugenia florida DC.

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

    [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. 5 - 1720 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Orinoquia, Pacífico, Valle del Magdalena.
    Habit
    Arbusto, arbolito, árbol
    Conservation
    No Evaluada
    [UPB]

    The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

    Ecology
    Alt. 5 - 1720 m.
    Distribution
    Native from Colombia.
    Conservation
    Not Evaluated.
    Habit
    Shrub or tree.
    [UPB]
    Food
    Food (Romero Castañeda 1961).
    Unspecified Medicinal Disorders
    Medicinal (Instituto Humboldt 2014).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela

    Eugenia florida DC. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jul 24, 2014 Pennington, T.D. [14960], Ecuador K000752683
    Jul 1, 2014 Cuatrecasas, J. [27956], Colombia K000904339
    Jul 10, 2013 Zappi, D.C. [1792], Brazil K001018263
    Jul 1, 2013 Wood, J.R.I. et al. [25148], Bolivia K000565529
    May 1, 2013 Lima, H.C. de [4950], Brazil K001018289
    May 1, 2013 Lima, H.C. de [4950], Brazil K001018290
    Jan 1, 2012 Jansen-Jacobs, M.J. [7064], Suriname K001018192
    Jan 1, 2012 Oldeman [B/3393], French Guiana K001018202
    Jan 1, 2010 Martinelli, G. [5350], Brazil K001018186
    Jan 1, 2009 Sasaki, D. [1369], Brazil K001018257
    Jan 1, 2008 Zappi, D.C. [1106], Mato Grosso K000578718
    Jun 1, 2007 Rosário, C.S. [1915], Suriname K001018190
    Jun 1, 2007 Rosário, C.S. [1768], Suriname K001018191
    Apr 1, 2007 JDG [551], Peru K000752454
    Apr 1, 2007 JDG [551], Peru K000752455
    Mar 1, 2007 Sasaki, D. [1328], Mato Grosso K000578689
    Mar 1, 2007 Sasaki, D. [1332], Mato Grosso K000578688
    Mar 1, 2007 Sasaki, D. [1279], Mato Grosso K000578690
    Jan 1, 2006 Andel, T.R. [5203], Suriname K001021477
    Mar 1, 2005 Gardner [2612], Piauí K000018513
    Mar 1, 2005 Hassler, E. [1127], Paraguay K001018310
    Mar 1, 2005 Hassler, E. [2323], Paraguay K001018311
    Mar 1, 2005 Ratter, J.A. [R 1337], Brazil K001018256
    Mar 1, 2005 Anderson, W.R. [12223], Brazil K001018235
    Mar 1, 2005 Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil K001018271
    Mar 1, 2005 Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil K001018273
    Mar 1, 2005 Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil K001018274
    Mar 1, 2005 Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil K001018275
    Mar 1, 2005 Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil K001018276
    Mar 1, 2005 Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil K001018277
    Mar 1, 2005 Krukoff, B.A. [6855], Brazil K001018208
    Mar 1, 2005 Krukoff, B.A. [6855], Brazil K001018209
    Mar 1, 2005 Krukoff, B.A. [6401], Brazil K001018210
    Mar 1, 2005 Krukoff, B.A. [7119], Brazil K001018212
    Mar 1, 2005 Krukoff, B.A. [6109], Brazil K001018213
    Mar 1, 2005 Krukoff, B.A. [6588], Brazil K001018214
    Mar 1, 2005 Krukoff, B.A. [9588], Brazil K001018215
    Mar 1, 2005 Krukoff, B.A. [8322], Brazil K001018216
    Mar 1, 2005 Krukoff, B.A. [1432], Brazil K001018258
    Mar 1, 2005 Burchell, W.J. [6059], Brazil K001018261
    Mar 1, 2005 Fiebrig, K. [379], Paraguay K001018309
    Mar 1, 2005 Warming [11987], Brazil K001018283
    Mar 1, 2005 Lucas, E.J. [101], French Guiana K000331626
    Mar 1, 2005 Schnell, R. [11754], French Guiana K001018197
    Mar 1, 2005 Granville, J.J. [T.1069], French Guiana K001018201
    Mar 1, 2005 Prance, G.T. [3402], Brazil K001018217
    Mar 1, 2005 Cid Ferreira, C.A. [756], Brazil K001018221
    Mar 1, 2005 Castro, R. [10668], Brazil K001018254
    Mar 1, 2005 Glaziou, A. [12728], Brazil K001018285
    Mar 1, 2005 Oldeman [B-3609], French Guiana K001018203
    Mar 1, 2005 Mexia, Y.E.J. [5286], Brazil K001018270
    Mar 1, 2005 Gardner [2612], Brazil K001018206
    Mar 1, 2005 Claussen [s.n.], Brazil K001018272
    Mar 1, 2005 Glaziou [16974], Brazil K001018278
    Mar 1, 2005 Glaziou [13878], Brazil K001018286
    Mar 1, 2005 Oldeman, B. [925], French Guiana K001018200
    Feb 1, 2005 Assunção, P.A.C.L. [264A], Brazil K001018229
    Feb 1, 2005 Boschwezen [4028], Suriname K001018189
    Feb 1, 2005 Cid Ferreira, C.A. [3657], Brazil K001018233
    Feb 1, 2005 Prévost, M.F. [2059], French Guiana K001018198
    Feb 1, 2005 Oldeman [B-3603], French Guiana K001018196
    Feb 1, 2005 Oldeman [1948], French Guiana K001018199
    Feb 1, 2005 Souza, M.A.D. [459], Brazil K001018218
    Jan 1, 2005 Mello-Silva, R. [2324], Brazil K001018287
    Jan 1, 2005 Krukoff, B.A. [1029], Brazil K001018237
    Jan 1, 2005 Miers, J. [3929], Brazil K001018295
    Jan 1, 2005 Cid Ferreira, C.A. [3690], Brazil K001018230
    Jan 1, 2005 Jorgensen, P. [4512], Paraguay K001018307
    Jan 1, 2005 Hatschbach, G.G. [76207], Brazil K001018185
    Nov 1, 2004 Mazine, F.F. [966], Brazil K001018302
    May 1, 2004 Richards, P.W. [554], Brazil K001018255
    May 1, 2004 Irwin, H.S. [8285], Brazil K001018164
    May 1, 2004 Irwin, H.S. [8747], Brazil K001018169
    May 1, 2004 Santos, E.B. [213], Brazil K001018207
    May 1, 2004 Anderson, W.R. [12223], Brazil K001018236
    May 1, 2004 Walter, B.M.T. [534], Brazil K001018264
    May 1, 2004 Pereira, B.A.S. [304], Brazil K001018260
    May 1, 2004 Nelson, B.W. [808], Brazil K001018219
    May 1, 2004 Prance, G.T. [59315], Brazil K001018249
    May 1, 2004 Prance, G.T. [59270], Brazil K001018250
    May 1, 2004 Arantes, A.A. [327], Brazil K001018269
    May 1, 2004 Pineschi, R.B. [257], Brazil K001018293
    May 1, 2004 Costa, F.H.N. [5], Brazil K001018304
    Nov 1, 2003 Mazine, F.F. [965], Brazil K001018303
    Jan 1, 2003 Souza, V.C. [18604], Brazil K001018248
    Jan 1, 2003 Lopes, R.F. [s.n.], Brazil K001018242
    Mar 11, 1999 Sztutman, M. [131], Brazil K001018297
    Jan 1, 1997 Vicentini, A. [1027], Brazil K001018224
    Jan 1, 1997 s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K001018246
    Jan 1, 1997 Bufo, L.V.B. [109], Brazil K001018299
    Nov 1, 1996 Ratter, J.A. [7568], Brazil K001018245
    Feb 1, 1996 Vicentini, A. [1027], Brazil K001018231
    Jan 1, 1996 Silva, F.C. [01739], Brazil K000065919
    Jan 1, 1996 Soares-Silva, L.H. et al. [00577], Brazil K000065925
    Jan 1, 1995 Krapovickas, A. [45872], Paraguay K001018306
    Jan 1, 1995 Pirani, J.R. [3368], Brazil K001018279
    Jan 1, 1995 Pirani, J.R. [3368], Brazil K001018280
    Oct 1, 1993 Ribeiro, J.E.L.S. [1135], Brazil K001018228
    Apr 1, 1993 Oldeman [1721], French Guiana K001018204
    Jan 1, 1993 Cid Ferreira, C.A. [5206], Brazil K001018232
    Jan 1, 1992 Heringer, E.P. [2574], Brazil K001018163
    Jan 1, 1992 Heringer, E.P. [5083], Brazil K001018165
    Jan 1, 1992 Heringer, E.P. [7824], Brazil K001018262
    Jan 1, 1991 Gardner [1615], Ceará K000018756 isotype
    Jan 1, 1991 Gardner [1615], Ceará K000018755 isotype
    Jan 1, 1991 Gardner [1017], Pernambuco K000018757 isotype
    Jan 1, 1991 Riedel [523], Brazil K000276600 isotype
    Jan 1, 1991 Hostmann [1108], Surinam K000276601
    Jan 1, 1991 Hostmann [1108], Surinam K000276602
    Jan 1, 1991 Boyan, R. [32], Guyana K001018177
    Jan 1, 1991 Jansen-Jacobs, M.J. [2458], Guyana K001018172
    Jan 1, 1991 s.coll. [5197], Guyana K001018178
    Jan 1, 1990 Heringer, E.P. [4538], Brazil K001018166
    Jan 1, 1990 Cid Ferreira, C.A. [8709], Brazil K001018234
    Jan 1, 1988 Pirani, J.R. [1356], Brazil K001018251
    Jan 1, 1987 Burchell, W.J. [7786], Brazil K001018170
    Jan 1, 1987 Burchell, W.J. [7622], Brazil K001018171
    Jan 1, 1987 Thomas, W.W. [4571], Brazil K001018244
    Jan 1, 1976 Rusby, H.H. [248], Venezuela K001018179
    Jan 1, 1968 Prance, G.T. [2373], Brazil K001018222
    Jan 1, 1968 Prance, G.T. [3583], Brazil K001018223
    Jan 1, 1967 Irwin, H.S. [55908], Suriname K001018188
    Jan 1, 1967 Irwin, H.S. [55354], Suriname K001018180
    Jan 1, 1967 Irwin, H.S. [55606], Suriname K001018181
    Jan 1, 1967 Irwin, H.S. [55437], Suriname K001018182
    Jan 1, 1967 Prance, G.T. [59237], Brazil K001018253
    Oct 1, 1965 Hatschbach, G.G. [12816], Brazil K001018305
    Jan 1, 1956 Krukoff, B.A. [6124], Brazil K001018226
    Jan 1, 1956 Krukoff, B.A. [6118], Brazil K001018227
    Jan 1, 1956 Krukoff, B.A. [5242], Brazil K001018220
    Fanshawe, D.B. [5612], Guyana K001018174
    Fanshawe, D.B. [5197], Guyana K001018176
    Lewis, G.P. [2906], Ecuador K001002851
    Milliken, W. [M. 438], Brazil K001018238
    Milliken, W. [M. 127V], Brazil K001018240
    Maguire, B. [24037], Suriname K001018195
    Lehmann, F.C. [B.T.725], Colombia K001002858
    Gardner [1017], Pernambuco K000018758 isotype
    Hassler, E. [855], Paraguay K001018308
    Hassler, E. [8438], Paraguay K000771932
    Ratter, J.A. [6132V], Brazil K001018239
    Smith, H.H. [1510], Colombia K001002850
    Laessoe, T. [44258], Ecuador K001002854
    Pirani, J.R. [CFSC 9225], Brazil K001018268
    Breteler, F.J. [3727], Venezuela K001002848
    Heringer, E.P. [1796], Brazil K001018161
    Heringer, E.P. [4658], Brazil K001018162
    Heringer, E.P. [5463], Brazil K001018167
    Steyermark, J.A. [103547], Venezuela K001002847
    Steyermark, J.A. [99257], Venezuela K001002876
    Chagas e Silva, F. [1739], Brazil K001018301
    Rivera, G. [1276], Costa Rica K001001887
    Kuhlmann, M. [2744], Brazil K001051653
    Gardner, G. [1017], Brazil K000913192 isotype
    Warming, E. [s.n.], Brazil K001018284
    Krukoff, B.A. [6401], Brazil K001018211
    Krukoff, B.A. [11023], Bolivia K001002871
    Neill, D. [8065], Ecuador K001002879
    Skutch, A.F. [4045], Costa Rica K001001886
    Klug, G. [2571], Peru K001002864
    Klug, G. [3876], Peru K001002865
    Klug, G. [3876], Peru K001002866
    Lucas, E.J. [106], French Guiana K000331776
    Lucas, E.J. [101], French Guiana K001018173
    Lucas, E.J. [218], Brazil K001018281
    Lucas, E.J. [218], Brazil K001018282
    Croat, T.B. [20612], Peru K001002859
    Foster, R. [11729], Peru K001002861
    Foster, R. [13749], Bolivia K001002875
    de Bruijn, J. [1262], Venezuela K001002878
    Little, E.L. [6514], Ecuador K001002852
    Santos, R.R. [1746], Brazil K001018241
    Luteyn, J.L. [9233], Venezuela K001002849
    Lanjouw, J. [2044], Suriname K001018194
    Pennington, T.D. [12265], Ecuador K001002853
    Pennington, T.D. [14990], Ecuador K001002855
    Pennington, T.D. [17942], Peru K001002860
    Mansano, V.F. [06-329], Brazil K001018288
    Sandeman, C. [6010], Colombia K001002857
    Prance, G.T. [2373], Brazil K001018225
    Prance, G.T. [19108], Brazil K001018252
    Argent, G.C.G. [6354], Brazil K001018243
    Argent, G.C.G. [6722], Brazil K001018259
    Guillen [4604], Bolivia K001002872
    Soares-Silva, L.H. [00507], Brazil K000065921
    Mazine, F.F. [1080], Brazil K001018247
    Mazine, F.F. [677], Brazil K001018266
    Guedes, R. [s.n.], Brazil K001018291
    Guedes, R. [253377], Brazil K001018292
    Killeen, T.J. [7665], Bolivia K001002870
    Cheta, M. [5/188], Peru K001002862
    Redden, K.M. [4935], Guyana K001051651
    Triana, J. [4151], Colombia K001002877
    s.coll [9660], Peru K001002863
    Glaziou, A. [21197], Brazil K001018168
    Glaziou, A. [6885], Brazil K001018294
    Glaziou, A. [6888], Brazil K001018296
    Pagano [2393], Brazil K001024010
    Guillen, R. [2138], Bolivia K001002868
    Guillen, R. [2460], Bolivia K001002869
    Guillen, R. [2617], Bolivia K001002874
    Luchiari, C. [513], Brazil K001018205
    Mexia, Y.E.J. [5095], Brazil K001018267
    Hatschbach, G.G. [32653], Brazil K001018300
    s.coll. [6958], Guyana K001018184
    s.coll. [11188], Suriname K001018187
    Claussen [s.n.], Brazil K001018265
    Mazaruni, R. [7125], Guyana K001018183
    Maguire, N. [24072], Suriname K001018193
    Omai, L.B. [5612], Guyana K001018175
    Gorenstein, M.R. [7], Brazil K001018298
    Evans, R.J. [3378], Suriname K001051652
    Casali, M.F. [194], Brazil K001051856
    Berriga, H.G. [16091], Colombia K001002856
    Laudewan, C. [2259], Peru K001002867
    Carrion, A. [456], Bolivia K001002873
    Chagas-Silva, F. [1919], Brazil K000065924
    Chagas-Silva [2047], Brazil K000065922
    Chagas-Silva [2046], Brazil K000065926
    Chagas-Silva [2050], Brazil K000065923
    Klug, G. [4131], Peru Eugenia gardneriana K001002885
    Klug, G. [3304], Peru Eugenia gardneriana K001002886
    Steinbach, J. [3284], Bolivia Eugenia gardneriana K001002883
    Steinbach, J. [7360], Bolivia Eugenia gardneriana K001002884
    Steinbach, J. [3503], Bolivia Eugenia gardneriana K001002887
    Steinbach, J. [6566], Bolivia Eugenia gardneriana K001002888

    First published in Prodr. 3: 283 (1828)

    Accepted by

    • Mazine, F.F. & Castro Souza, V. (2015). Lectotypifications and a new combination in Eugenia sect. Racemosae (Myrtaceae) Phytotaxa 205(3): 157-167.
    • Amorim, B.S. & Alves, M. (2012). Myrtaceae from lowland Atlantic rainforest in the state of Pernambuco, Northeastern Brazil Phytotaxa 40: 33-54.
    • de Oliveira Bünger, M., Scalon, V.R., Sobral, M. & Stehmann, J.R. (2012). Myrtaceae no parque estadual do Itacolomi, Minas Gerais, Brasil Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 63: 857-881.
    • 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.
    • Oliveira Morais, P. & Lombardi, J.A. (2006). A família Myrtaceae na reserva particular do patrimônio natural da Serra do Caraça, Cata Altas, Minas Gerais, Brasil Lundiana 1: 1-32.
    • Oliveira-Filho, A.T. (2006). Catálogo das Árvores nativas de Minas Gerais: 1-423. Editora UFLA, Lavas, Brasil.
    • Zappi, D.C. & al. (2003). Lista das plantas vasculares de Catoles Boletim de Botânica da Universidade de São Paulo 21(2): 345-398.
    • 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

    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
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (2009). Flora Mesoamericana 4(1): 1-855. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
    • Oliveira-Filho, A.T. (2006). Catálogo das Árvores nativas de Minas Gerais: 1-423. Editora UFLA, Lavas, Brasil.

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