1. Family: Moraceae Gaudich.
    1. Genus: Ficus Tourn. ex L.
      1. Ficus amazonica (Miq.) André

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

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil North, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles

    Ficus amazonica (Miq.) André appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Mar 1, 2016 Spruce, R. [4274], Peru K000110700
    Nov 1, 2007 Sasaki, D. [1619], Mato Grosso K000447607
    Nov 1, 2007 Sasaki, D. [1767], Mato Grosso K000447612
    Mar 1, 2007 Sasaki, D. [1399], Mato Grosso K000447593
    Mar 1, 2007 Sasaki, D. [1403], Mato Grosso K000447594
    Nov 1, 1995 Ribeiro, J.E.L.S. [1694], Brazil K000947141
    Jan 1, 1990 Farney, C. [1968], Brazil K000947138
    Jan 1, 1986 Daly, D.C. [1266], Brazil K000947140
    Oct 1, 1980 Parker, W. [s.n.], Guyana K000442928 holotype
    Jun 1, 1980 Baker, C.F. [290], Brazil K000946447
    Jan 1, 1970 Silva, M. [2341], Brazil K000946448
    Spruce, R. [4274], Peru K000110699
    Parker [s.n.], Guyana K000442929 Unknown type material
    Pires, J.M. [48848], Brazil K000946446
    Egler, W.A. [46486], Brazil K000946445
    Lobato, L.C. [1025], Brazil K000947139
    Parker, W. [s.n.], Guyana K000442927 isotype

    First published in Pl. Feuill. Ornem.: 164 (1866)

    Accepted by

    • 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.
    • Berg, C.C. & Villavicencio, X. (2004). Taxonomic studies on Ficus (Moraceae) in the West Indies, extra-Amazonian Brazil, and Bolivia Ilicifolia 5: 1-130.
    • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.
    • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.

    Not accepted by

    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso. [Cited as Ficus citrifolia.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.

    Sources

    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

    Kew Science Photographs
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