Lourteigia stoechadifolia (L.f.) R.M.King & H.Rob.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Colombia to NW. Venezuela. It is used as a medicine.

[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
Endémica y nativa en Colombia; Alt. 2531 - 3490 m.; Andes, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta.
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
viravira, viroviro blanco, yerba blanca

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Andean. Elevation range: 2531–3490 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Bogotá DC, Boyacá, Cesar, Cundinamarca, La Guajira, Magdalena, Norte de Santander, Santander, Valle del Cauca.
Habit
Herb.
Ecology
Habitat according IUCN Habitats Classification: forest and woodland, shrubland, native grassland, wetlands (inland), artificial - terrestrial.

[UPFC]
Use Medicines
Medical uses.

Native to:

Colombia, Venezuela

Lourteigia stoechadifolia (L.f.) R.M.King & H.Rob. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Colombia K001483877 Yes
Colombia K001483878 Yes
Colombia K001483879 Yes
Colombia K001483880 Yes
Colombia K001483881 Yes
Colombia K001483882 Yes
Colombia K001483883 Yes
Colombia K001483884 Yes
Lehmann, F.C. [6443] K001483885 Yes
Lehmann, F.C. [6443] K001483886 Yes
Colombia K001483887 Yes
n/a K001483888 Yes
Colombia K001483889 Yes
Colombia K001483890 Yes
Colombia K001483891 Yes
Colombia K001483892 Yes
Colombia K001483893 Yes
Colombia K001483894 Yes
Ecuador K001483895 Yes
Ecuador K001483896 Yes
Peru K001483897 Yes
Peru K001483898 Yes
Venezuela K001483899 Yes
Venezuela K001483900 Yes
Venezuela K001483901 Yes
Venezuela K001483902 Yes
Venezuela K001483903 Yes
Venezuela K001483904 Yes
Venezuela K001483905 Yes
Venezuela K001483906 Yes

First published in Phytologia 21: 29 (1971)

Accepted by

  • 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

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.
  • GBIF.org (2021). GBIF species matching tool. https://www.gbif.org/tools/species-lookup

  • Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

  • Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible

    ColPlantA 2021. Published on the Internet at http://colplanta.org
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

  • 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 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

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

  • Universidad Nacional de Colombia

    ColPlantA database
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

  • Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0