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This species is accepted, and its native range is Colombia. It is used to treat unspecified medicinal disorders.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[UNAL]
Vernacular
Zarcillejo

[UPB]

The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

Ecology
Alt. 1000 - 3500 m.
Morphology General Habit
Creeper epiphyte.
Distribution
Endemic from Colombia.

[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. 1000 - 3500 m.; Andes.
Morphology General Habit
Trepadora, epífita
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UPB]
Use Medicines Unspecified Medicinal Disorders
Medicinal (Instituto Humboldt 2014).

Native to:

Colombia

Spanish
Zarcillejo.

Siphocampylus retrorsus (Willd. ex Schult.) Vatke appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Hartweg [s.n.], Colombia K000329977 Unknown type material
Hartweg [s.n.], Colombia K000329977 Unknown type material
Hartweg [s.n.], Colombia K000329977 Unknown type material
Hartweg [s.n.], Colombia K000329977 Unknown type material
Purdie [s.n.], Colombia K000329976 Unknown type material
Triana, J. [1546], Colombia K000329975
Purdie [s.n.], Colombia K000329973
Hartweg [s.n.], Colombia K000329977 Unknown type material
Hartweg [s.n.], Colombia K000329977 Unknown type material
Lehmann, F.C. [7463], Colombia K000329974
Hartweg [s.n.], Colombia K000329977 Unknown type material
Hartweg [s.n.], Colombia K000329977 Unknown type material
Purdie [s.n.], Colombia Siphocampylus retrorsus var. asper K000329973
Lehmann, F.C. [7463], Colombia Siphocampylus retrorsus var. asper K000329974
Triana, J. [1546], Colombia Siphocampylus retrorsus var. semiasper K000329975
Purdie [s.n.], Colombia Siphocampylus retrorsus var. eximius K000329976 Unknown type material
Hartweg [s.n.], Colombia Siphocampylus retrorsus var. eximius K000329977 Unknown type material

First published in Linnaea 38: 724 (1874)

Accepted by

  • 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.
  • Lammers, T.G. (2007). World checklist and bibliography of Campanulaceae: 1-675. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • ColPlantA (2021). "ColPlantA. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.colplanta.org/"

Useful Plants of Boyacá Project

  • 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), Castro, C. (Proveedor de metadatos), Bernal, Y. (Autor), García, N. (Autor). Versión 11.0. http://i2d.humboldt.org.co/ceiba/resource.do?r=ls_colombia_magnoliophyta_2014

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000329973
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000329974
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000329975
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000329976
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000329977

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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
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Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
ColPlantA database
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/