1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Palicourea Aubl.
      1. Palicourea croceoides Ham.

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

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Southeast, Colombia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Haiti, Leeward Is., Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Windward Is.

    Palicourea croceoides Ham. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2008 Salimena, F.R. et al. [1139], Brazil K000265271
    Kuhlmann, M. [1641], Brazil K001203150
    Steinbach, J. [7507], Bolivia K000471522
    Steinbach, J. [7508], Bolivia K000471523
    Hahn, M. [802], Martinique K000471432 isotype
    Prance, G.T. [24422], Brazil K001203149
    Salimena, F.R.G. [2435], Brazil K001203151
    Foresto, E.B. [202], Brazil K001203152
    Negrett, A. [1], Brazil K001203153
    Spruce, R. [s.n.], Venezuela Palicourea crocea var. riparia K000006673
    Fendler, A. [558], Venezuela Palicourea crocea var. riparia K000471480
    Fendler, A. [558/B], Venezuela Palicourea crocea var. riparia K000471482
    Ule, E. [s.n.], Brazil Palicourea crocea var. riparia K001200830
    Amaral, I.L. [92], Brazil Palicourea crocea var. riparia K001200832
    Krukoff, B.A. [5900], Brazil Palicourea crocea var. riparia K001200831
    Pires, J.M. [52478], Brazil Palicourea crocea var. riparia K001200836
    Pires, J.M. [52052], Brazil Palicourea crocea var. riparia K001200843
    Prance, G.T. [15442], Brazil Palicourea crocea var. riparia K001200833
    Prance, G.T. [4019], Brazil Palicourea crocea var. riparia K001200835
    Prance, G.T. [16198], Brazil Palicourea crocea var. riparia K001200837
    Prance, G.T. [9529], Brazil Palicourea crocea var. riparia K001200838
    Prance, G.T. [9277], Brazil Palicourea crocea var. riparia K001200839
    Prance, G.T. [10296], Brazil Palicourea crocea var. riparia K001200840
    Prance, G.T. [8389], Bolivia Palicourea crocea var. riparia K001200841
    Prance, G.T. [7355], Brazil Palicourea crocea var. riparia K001200842
    Batten-Pool, A.H. [2], Brazil Palicourea crocea var. riparia K001200829
    Batten-Pool, A.H. [11], Brazil Palicourea crocea var. riparia K001200834

    First published in Prodr. Pl. Ind. Occid.: 29 (1825)

    Accepted by

    • Borhidi, A.L., Fernández-Zequeira, M. & Oviedo-Prieto, R. (2017). Rubiáceas de Cuba: 1-494. Akadémiai Kiadó.
    • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
    • 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.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Sant'Ana Melhem, T., das Graças Lapa Wanderley, M., Ehlin Martins, S., Jung-Mendaçolli, S.L., Shepherd, G.J. & Kirizawa, M. (eds.) (2007). Flora Fanerogâmica do Estado de São Paulo 5: 1-476. Instituto de Botânica, São Paulo.
    • 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.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Borhidi, A.L., Fernández-Zequeira, M. & Oviedo-Prieto, R. (2017). Rubiáceas de Cuba: 1-494. Akadémiai Kiadó.
    • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Sant'Ana Melhem, T., das Graças Lapa Wanderley, M., Ehlin Martins, S., Jung-Mendaçolli, S.L., Shepherd, G.J. & Kirizawa, M. (eds.) (2007). Flora Fanerogâmica do Estado de São Paulo 5: 1-476. Instituto de Botânica, São Paulo.
    • Ruhsam, M in Ruhsam, M. (2005). Survey of all the Rubiaceae specimens at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • 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.

    Sources

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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/
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