1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Capirona Spruce
      1. Capirona decorticans Spruce

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. 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. 180 - 475 m.; Amazonia, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Orinoquia.
    Habit
    Árbol
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Brazil North, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela

    Capirona decorticans Spruce appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Feb 1, 2008 Zappi, D.C. [1243], Mato Grosso K000447985
    Mar 1, 2007 Sasaki, D. [1378], Mato Grosso K000447986
    Jul 1, 2006 Projeto Flora Cristalino [290], Mato Grosso K000447987
    Jan 1, 2005 Spruce, R. [4202], Peru K000111193 holotype
    Jan 1, 2005 Spruce, R. [4202], Peru K000111194 holotype
    Jan 1, 2005 Spruce, R. [4202], Peru K000111195 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 2005 Spruce, R. [4202], Peru K000111197 holotype
    Jan 1, 2005 Spruce, R. [4202], Peru K000111198 holotype
    Jan 1, 1989 Cid Ferreira, C.A. [5947], Brazil K001049680
    Pennington, R.T. [23], Bolivia 54602.000
    Ducke, A. [1556], Brazil K001049673
    Ducke, A. [s.n.], Brazil K001049674
    Ducke, A. [s.n.], Brazil K001049675
    Silva, M.G. [2990], Brazil K001049679
    Wurdack, J.J. [43383], Venezuela K000173590 isotype
    Sperling, C.R. [6016], Brazil K001049682
    Mori, S. [21458], Brazil K001049677
    Berg, C.C. [18134], Brazil K001049678
    Fróes, R.L. [30960], Brazil K001049672
    Daly, D.C. [1678], Brazil K001049676
    Prance, G.T. [6564], Brazil K001049671
    Cid Ferreira, C.A. [4938], Brazil K001049681
    s.coll. [1829], Surinam Capirona leiophloea K000173588
    s.coll. [4397], Surinam Capirona leiophloea K000173589
    Wachenheim [s.n.], French Guiana Capirona leiophloea K000173587

    First published in J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot. 4: 200 (1860)

    Accepted by

    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Mendoza, H., Ramirez P., B.R. & Jimenez, L.C. (2004). Rubiaceae de Colombia: guia ilustrada de generos: 1-351. Instituto de Investigacion de Recursos Biologicos Alexander von Humboldt, Bogota, Colombia.
    • Berry, P.E., Yatskievych, K. & Holst, B.K. (eds.) in Steyermark, J., Berry, P.E., Holts, B.K. (eds). (2004). Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana 8: 1-874. Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Ruhsam, M in Ruhsam, M. (2005). Survey of all the Rubiaceae specimens at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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