Family:
Rubiaceae Juss.

Ladenbergia oblongifolia (Humb. ex Mutis) L.Andersson

This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical America. It is used to treat unspecified medicinal disorders, as a medicine and for food.

[UPB]

The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

Distribution
Native from Colombia.
Ecology
Alt. 15 - 234 m.
Conservation
Not Evaluated.
Morphology General Habit
Tree.

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Andean, Guiana Shield. Elevation range: 150–2340 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Antioquia, Bolívar, Boyacá, Caquetá, Cauca, Cesar, Cundinamarca, Guaviare, Huila, Nariño, Putumayo, Quindío, Risaralda, Tolima, Valle
Habit
Tree.
Conservation
IUCN Red List Assessment (2021): LC.
Ecology
Habitat according IUCN Habitats Classification: forest and woodland, shrubland, native grassland, wetlands (inland), artificial - terrestrial.
Vernacular
Azuceno cascarillo, Brazil, Cascarilla, Cascarillo, Cascarillo blanco, Quina, Quina amarilla, Quina tuna, Quino, Reventador

[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 - 2340 m.; Andes, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena.
Morphology General Habit
Árbol
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UPFC]
Vernacular
Cascarilla, Guacamayo, Quina amarilla, Quino, Quino rojo

[UPB]
Use Medicines Unspecified Medicinal Disorders
Medicinal (State of the World's Plants 2016).

[UPFC]
Use Food
Used for food.
Use Materials
Used as material.
Use Medicines
Medical uses.

Native to:

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

Ladenbergia oblongifolia (Humb. ex Mutis) L.Andersson appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Sep 21, 2007 Peru K001435788
Mar 10, 2007 Peru K001435782
Dec 1, 2004 Spruce, R. [4843], Peru K000006454
Dec 1, 2004 Spruce, R. [4843], Peru K000006455
Apr 14, 2003 K001436811
Oct 16, 2002 Colombia K001436835
Apr 6, 1997 Peru K001435792
Oct 27, 1996 Bolivia K001435802
Apr 27, 1989 Peru? K001435754
Mar 22, 1984 Colombia K001436823
Mar 22, 1984 Colombia K001436824
Mar 18, 1984 Peru K001435727
Feb 11, 1981 Peru K001435768
Aug 10, 1979 Colombia K001436833
Jun 6, 1978 Bolivia K001435801
Aug 9, 1976 Peru K001435757
Jun 25, 1975 Peru K001435769 TOPO
Sep 26, 1970 Peru K001435758
Jan 13, 1951 Peru K001435763
Dec 11, 1948 Colombia K001436832 PARA
Oct 1, 1945 Peru K001435784
Jun 29, 1932 Columbia K001436820
Jul 5, 1924 Lechler, W. [s.n.], Peru K001435724
Jul 5, 1924 Lechler, W. [s.n.], Peru K001435725
Jul 11, 1903 Peru K001435731
Jul 1, 1903 Bolivia K001435776
Jul 1, 1889 Peru K001435762
Prance, G.T. [9727], Brazil K001049571
Peru K001435719
Peru K001435720
Peru K001435721
Peru K001435722
Peru K001435723
Peru K001435726
Peru K001435728
Peru K001435729
Peru K001435730
Ecuador K001435732
Ecuador K001435733
Ecuador K001435734
Peru K001435735
Peru K001435736
Peru K001435737
Peru K001435738
Peru K001435739
Peru, Lima K001435740
Peru, Lima K001435741
Peru K001435742
Peru K001435743
K001435744
K001435745
K001435746
K001435747
K001435748
K001435749
Peru? K001435750
Peru? K001435751
Peru? K001435752
Peru? K001435753
Peru K001435755
Peru K001435756
Peru K001435759
Peru K001435760
Peru K001435761
Peru K001435764
Peru K001435765
Peru K001435766
Peru K001435767
Peru K001435770
Peru K001435771
Peru K001435772
Peru K001435773
Peru K001435774
Bolivia K001435775
Peru K001435777
Peru K001435778
Peru K001435779
Peru K001435780
Peru K001435781
Peru K001435783
Peru, Amazonas K001435785
Peru, Amazonas K001435786
Peru K001435787
Peru K001435789
Peru K001435790
Peru K001435791
Peru K001435793
Peru K001435794
Peru K001435795
Peru K001435796
Peru K001435797
Bolivia K001435798
Bolivia K001435799
Bolivia K001435800
Bolivia K001435803
K001436810
K001436812
K001436813
Colombia (Antigonia) K001436814
Colombia (Antigonia) K001436815
Colombia (Antigonia) K001436816
Colombia (Antigonia) K001436817
Colombuia K001436818
Colombuia K001436819
Columbia K001436821
Mutisii [6212], Colombia K001436822
Colombia K001436825
Colombia K001436826
Colombia K001436827
Colombia K001436828
Colombia K001436829
Hartweg [1048], Colombia K001436830
Colombia K001436831
Colombia K001436834
Callejas, R.; Castaño, I.D.; Restrepo, H. [8372], Colombia K001436836
Cuatrecasas, J.; Lopez Figueiras, M.; Willard, L. [26851], Colombia Ladenbergia magnifolia K001436809

First published in Fl. Ecuador 50: 19 (1994)

Accepted by

  • 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.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • 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.
  • 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.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • 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

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/

Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

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    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435752
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435788
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435776
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435724
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435748
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435736
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001436836
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001436812
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001436824
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001436829
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001436817
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435771
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435795
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435783
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435731
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435755
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435743
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435779
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435800
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435767
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435739
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435727
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001436821
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001436833
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001436818
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435782
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435770
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435794
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435742
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435730
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435766
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435754
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435778
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435726
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435738
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001436810
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001436822
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001436834
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001436827
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435773
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435761
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435797
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435785
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435733
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435721
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435757
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435745
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435802
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435769
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435729
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001436831
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001436815
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001436816
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001436828
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435760
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435784
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435772
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435720
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435796
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435744
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435732
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435768
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435756
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435801
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001435728
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001436832
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001436820

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