1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Palicourea Aubl.
      1. Palicourea caerulea Schult.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Panama to 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. 150 - 2300 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Llanura del Caribe, Pacífico, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Valle del Magdalena.
    Habit
    Arbusto, arbolito
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Brazil North, Colombia, Ecuador, Panamá, Peru, Venezuela

    Palicourea caerulea Schult. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Prance, G.T. [10563], Brazil Psychotria caerulea K001200399
    Williams, L. [3080], Peru Psychotria victoriae K000432941 Unknown type material

    First published in J.J.Roemer & J.A.Schultes, Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 5: 194 (1819)

    Accepted by

    • Berger, A. (2018). Synopsis and typification of Mexican and Central American Palicourea (Rubiaceae: Palicoureeae), part I: The entomophilous species Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien, B 120: 59-140.
    • Taylor, C.M. (2018). Rubiacearum Americanarum Magna Hama Pars XXXVIII: A new circumscription of Palicourea sect. Bracteiflorae, an Andean radiation with several new species (Palicoureeae) Novon 26: 66-138.

    Not accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Psychotria brachiata.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (2012). Flora Mesoamericana 4(2): 1-533. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.

    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