Stylogyne serpentina Mez

First published in Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 16: 420 (1920)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is W. South America to NW. Brazil. It is a tree and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome. It is used for food.

Distribution

Native to:

Bolivia, Brazil North, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Ricketson, J.M. & Pipoly III, J.J. (2010). A synopsis of Neotropical Stylogyne (Myrsinaceae). Novon 20: 437-447.
  • Tavares Carrijo, T., de Fátima Freitas, M. & Luna Peixoto, A. (2012). The genus Stylogyne (Myrsinoideae - Primulaceae) in Brazil. Systematic Botany 37: 478-489.

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

  • Ricketson, J.M. & Pipoly III, J.J. (2010). A synopsis of Neotropical Stylogyne (Myrsinaceae). Novon 20: 437-447.
  • Tavares Carrijo, T., de Fátima Freitas, M. & Luna Peixoto, A. (2012). The genus Stylogyne (Myrsinoideae - Primulaceae) in Brazil. Systematic Botany 37: 478-489.

Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

  • 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/

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
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  • Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

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