Genus:
Trixis Sw.

Trixis divaricata (Kunth) Spreng.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Hispaniola, Costa Rica to S. Tropical America. It is used as a medicine.

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Andean. Elevation range: 1350–1600 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Antioquia, Caldas, Cundinamarca, Magdalena, Norte de Santander, Santander.
Habit
Herb.
Ecology
Habitat according IUCN Habitats Classification: shrubland, artificial - terrestrial.
Vernacular
Chucha, Palo de santamaría

[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. 1350 - 1600 m.; Andes.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UNAL]

Bernal, R., G. Galeano, A. Rodríguez, H. Sarmiento y M. Gutiérrez. 2017. Nombres Comunes de las Plantas de Colombia. http://www.biovirtual.unal.edu.co/nombrescomunes/

Vernacular
palo de santamaría, chucha

[UPFC]
Use Medicines
Medical uses.

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Haiti, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela

Trixis divaricata (Kunth) Spreng. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Nov 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [4264], Goiás K000895188 syntype
Nov 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [4264], Goiás K000895189 syntype
Nov 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [3870], Goiás K000895186 syntype
Nov 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [4963], Minas Gerais K000895192
Nov 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [3871], Goiás K000895185 Unknown type material
Nov 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [4964], Minas Gerais K000895190 Unknown type material
Nov 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [3871], Goiás K000895184 isolectotype
Nov 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [3870], Goiás K000895187 syntype
Nov 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [4964], Minas Gerais K000895191 isolectotype
Nov 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [4963], Minas Gerais K000895193
Feb 1, 2002 Gardner, G. [1748], Ceará K000054541
Feb 1, 2002 Gardner, G. [1748], Ceará K000054540
Oct 1, 1995 Souza, V.C. [5201], Bahia K000053978
Jul 1, 1993 Spruce, R. [4291], Peru K000200586
Jul 1, 1993 Spruce, R. [4291], Peru K000200587
Apr 1, 1993 Queiroz, L.P. [1379], Bahia K000053982
Mar 1, 1993 Carvalho, A.M. [3802], Bahia K000053979
Sep 1, 1981 K000504461 holotype
Salzmann, P. [8], Bahia K000053980
Salzmann, P. [8], Bahia K000053981
King, R.M. [8700], Bahia K000053977
Williams, R.S. [75], Bolivia K000504445 lectotype
Souza, E.R. [234], Brazil K001031932
Cardoso, D. [13], Brazil K001086636
Ferreira, J.L. [35], Brazil K001031933
Gropp, M. Jr. [825], Brazil K001086637
Burchell, W.J. [4831], Brazil K000955816
Tweedie [1187], Argentina K000978075
Fonseca, M.R. [1361], Brazil K001031931
Cardoso, D. [147], Brazil K001086635
Salgado, S. [21], Brazil K001086633
Guedes, M.L. [1331], Brazil K001031935
Klein, V.L.G. [1206], Brazil K001086634
Souza, E.R. [234], Brazil K001031934
Tweedie [1186], Argentina K000978074 holotype

First published in Syst. Veg. ed. 16, 3: 501 (1826)

Accepted by

  • Liogier, A.H. (1996). Flora de la Española 8: 1-588. Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo.
  • Pruski, J.F. (ed.) (2018). Flora Mesoamericana 5(2): 1-608. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

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

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Pruski, J.F. (ed.) (2018). Flora Mesoamericana 5(2): 1-608. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.

Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R., & Celis, M. (eds.). (2020). Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia. v1.1. Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Dataset/Checklist. https://doi.org/10.15472/7avdhn
  • Diazgranados et al. (2021). Catalogue of plants of Colombia. Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia project. In prep.
  • Diazgranados, M., Allkin, B., Black N., Cámara-Leret, R., Canteiro C., Carretero J., Eastwood R., Hargreaves S., Hudson A., Milliken W., Nesbitt, M., Ondo, I., Patmore, K., Pironon, S., Turner, R., Ulian, T. (2020). World Checklist of Useful Plant Species. Produced by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Knowledge Network for Biocomplexity.
  • GBIF.org (2021). GBIF species matching tool. https://www.gbif.org/tools/species-lookup
  • Garcia, H. (1992). Flora Medicinal de Colombia. Botánica Médica. Segunda Edición. Tercer Mundo Editores. Tomo III.
  • Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humbodlt (2014). Plantas alimenticias y medicinales nativas de Colombia. 2567 registros, aportados por: Castellanos, C. (Contacto del recurso), Valderrama, N. (Creador del recurso, Autor), Bernal, Y. (Autor), García, N. (Autor). http://i2d.humboldt.org.co/ceiba/resource.do?r=ls_colombia_magnoliophyta_2014
  • Medicinal Plant Names Services (MPNS) v.10 (2021); http://mpns.kew.org/

  • Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

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  • Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible

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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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

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    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Universidad Nacional de Colombia

    ColPlantA database
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  • Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

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