1. Family: Moraceae Gaudich.
    1. Genus: Ficus Tourn. ex L.
      1. Ficus obtusifolia Kunth

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

    [UPB]

    The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

    Ecology
    Alt. 80 - 1800 m.
    Distribution
    Native from Colombia.
    Conservation
    Not Evaluated.
    Habit
    Tree or hemiepiphyte.
    [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. 80 - 1800 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Orinoquia, Pacífico.
    Habit
    Árbol, hemiepífita
    Conservation
    No Evaluada
    [UPB]
    Materials
    Materials (State of the World's Plants 2016).
    Unspecified Materials Chemicals
    Materials (State of the World's Plants 2016).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Leeward Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Venezuela

    Introduced into:

    Myanmar

    Ficus obtusifolia Kunth appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jul 3, 2013 Gardner [2728], Brazil K000442946 lectotype
    Jun 6, 2013 Ratter, J.A. [5782], Brazil K000946528
    Jun 6, 2013 Martinelli, G. [12347], Brazil K000946523
    Jun 6, 2013 Ule, E. [9305], Brazil K000946518
    Jun 6, 2013 Heringer, E.P. [17488], Brazil K000946524
    Jun 6, 2013 Ridley [s.n.], Brazil K000946515
    Jun 6, 2013 Prance, G.T. [14064], Brazil K000946521
    Jun 6, 2013 Glaziou, A.F.M. [20493], Brazil K000946516
    Jun 6, 2013 Burchell [6558], Brazil K000946520
    Jun 6, 2013 Glaziou [22146], Brazil K000946519
    May 6, 2013 Glaziou, A.F.M. [22145], Brazil K000946517
    Feb 3, 2013 Gardner [2728], Brazil K000442945 isolectotype
    Jan 1, 2008 Sasaki, D. [2028], Mato Grosso K000447944
    Jan 1, 1988 Hatschbach, G.G. [50505], Brazil K000946525
    Jan 1, 1986 Thomas, W. [4692], Brazil K000946526
    Jan 1, 1986 Cid Ferreira, C.A. [4791], Brazil K000946527
    Sep 26, 1980 Ratter, J.A. [4015], Brazil K000946522
    Pennington, T.D. [10535], Ecuador 54261.000
    Froes, R. [1938], Maranhão K000442944 isotype
    Cooper, G.P. [641], Panama Ficus proctor-cooperi K000512019 Unknown type material

    First published in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 2: 49 (1817)

    Accepted by

    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • Ibarra-Manríques, G. & al. (2012). El género Ficus L. (Moraceae) en México Botanical Sciences 90: 389-452.
    • Berendsohn, W.G., Gruber, A.K. & Monterrosa Salomón, J. (2012). Nova Silva Cusatlantica. Árboles natinos e introducidos de El Salvador. Parte 2: Angiospermae - Familias M a P y Pteridophyta Englera 29-2: 1-300.
    • López Patiño, E.J., Szeszko, D.R., Rascala Pérez, J. & Beltrán Retis, A.S. (2012). The flora of the Tenacingo-Malinalco-Zumpahuacán protected natural area, state of Mexico, Mexico Harvard Papers in Botany 17: 65-167.
    • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
    • 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.
    • Montianele de Castro, R. & Rapini, A. (2010). Flora da Bahia: Moraceae Sitientibus Sérrie Ciências Biológicas 10: 97-137.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Berg, C.C. & Villavicencio, X. (2004). Taxonomic studies on Ficus (Moraceae) in the West Indies, extra-Amazonian Brazil, and Bolivia Ilicifolia 5: 1-130.
    • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590. Smithsonian Institution.
    • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.
    • Balick, M. J., M. H. Nee & D.E. Atha (2000). Checklist of the vascular plants of Belize Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 85: 1-246.

    Literature

    Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
    • Kew’s Economic Botany collection in The State of the World’s Plants Report–2016. (2016). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew https://stateoftheworldsplants.org/2016/
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.
    • Ibarra-Manríques, G. & al. (2012). El género Ficus L. (Moraceae) en México Botanical Sciences 90: 389-452.
    • López Patiño, E.J., Szeszko, D.R., Rascala Pérez, J. & Beltrán Retis, A.S. (2012). The flora of the Tenacingo-Malinalco-Zumpahuacán protected natural area, state of Mexico, Mexico Harvard Papers in Botany 17: 65-167.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590. Smithsonian Institution.
    • Balick, M. J., M. H. Nee & D.E. Atha (2000). Checklist of the vascular plants of Belize Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 85: 1-246.

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    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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