Scaphyglottis prolifera (R.Br.) Cogn.

This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Mexico to Tropical America. It is used for food.

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Amazonia, Andean, Guiana Shield, Pacific. Elevation range: 5–1000 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Antioquia, Cauca, Chocó, Magdalena, Putumayo, Vaupés.
Habit
Herb, Epiphyte.
Conservation
Listed in Appendix II of CITES.
Ecology
Habitat according IUCN Habitats Classification: forest and woodland, shrubland, native grassland, wetlands (inland), artificial - terrestrial.

[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. 5 - 1000 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Pacífico.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba, epífita
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UPFC]
Use Food
Used for food.

Native to:

Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Southeast, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Windward Is.

Scaphyglottis prolifera (R.Br.) Cogn. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
May 1, 1987 Burchell [9761], Brazil K000879093
9737.000
K000463465
Glaziou [5703], Rio de Janeiro K000879094
Venezuela, Ecuador, Brazil, Colombia, Peru K001461534
Venezuela, Ecuador, Brazil, Colombia, Peru K001461535
Venezuela, Ecuador, Brazil, Colombia, Peru K001461536
Venezuela, Ecuador, Brazil, Colombia, Peru K001461537
Venezuela, Ecuador, Brazil, Colombia, Peru K001461538
Venezuela, Ecuador, Brazil, Colombia, Peru K001461539
Venezuela, Ecuador, Brazil, Colombia, Peru K001461540
Sampson, H.C., Belize Scaphyglottis cuneata 22579.000
Scaphyglottis cuneata 3041.000
Trinidad & Tobago Scaphyglottis cuneata 36134.000
Adams, B.R. [K106], Belize Scaphyglottis cuneata 49251.000

First published in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 3(5): 15 (1898)

Accepted by

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Chiron, G.R. & Bolsanello, R.X. (2013). Orchidées du Brésil. As orquídeas da Serra do Castelo (Espírito Santo, Brasil) 3: 1-389. Chiron.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Hammel, B.E. & al. (2003). Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica 3: 1-884. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
  • 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.
  • Koch, A.K., Moreira dos Santos, J.U. & Ilkiu-Borges, A.L. (2014). Sinopse das Orchidaceae holoepífitas e hemiepífitas da floresta nacional de Caxiuanã, PA, Brasil Hoehnea 41: 129-148.
  • Kolanowska, M., Hágsater, E., Szlachetko, D.L., Santiago Aala, E. & Sánchez, Saldaña, L. (2014). Orchids of the department of Valle del Cauca (Colombia) 2: 1-393. Koeltz Scientific Books.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

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
  • CITES (2021). Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora. https://cites.org/eng/app/appendices.php
  • Diazgranados et al. (2021). Catalogue of plants of Colombia. Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia project. In prep.
  • FPI (2021). Food Plants International. https://fms.cmsvr.com/fmi/webd/Food_Plants_World?homeurl=https://foodplantsinternational.com/plants/
  • GBIF.org (2021). GBIF species matching tool. https://www.gbif.org/tools/species-lookup

  • Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001461540
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001461537
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001461538
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001461539
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001461534
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001461535
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K001461536

  • 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/
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  • Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

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