Sabicea aspera Aubl.

First published in Hist. Pl. Guiane: 194 (1775)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is N. South America to Brazil. It is a climbing shrub and grows primarly in the wet tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Brazil North, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, French Guiana, Guyana, Venezuela

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Delprete, P.G. & Cortés-B., R. (2006 publ. 2007). A synopsis of the Rubiaceae of the states of Mato Grosso and Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, with a key to genera, and a preliminary species list. Revista de Biologia Neotropical 3: 13-96.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192. [Cited as Sabicea villosa.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Delprete, P.G. & Cortés-B., R. (2006 publ. 2007). A synopsis of the Rubiaceae of the states of Mato Grosso and Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, with a key to genera, and a preliminary species list. Revista de Biologia Neotropical 3: 13-96.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Burchell [10038], Brazil K001136990 Yes
Amaral, I.L. [778], Brazil K001136999 Yes
Burchell [9346], Brazil K001136992 Yes
Blake, S.F. [8056], Brazil K001136996 Yes
Burchell [9429], Brazil K001136991 Yes
Cowan, R.S. [38092], Brazil K001136997 Yes
Ducke [73], Brazil K001136994 Yes
Teixeira, L.O.A. [305], Brazil K001136998 Yes
Burchell [9989], Brazil K001136993 Yes
Archer, W.A. [7772], Brazil K001136995 Yes
Martin [s.n.], French Guiana Sabicea aspera var. latifolia K000424280 Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0