Genus:
Ayapana Spach

Ayapana amygdalina (Lam.) R.M.King & H.Rob.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Central & S. Tropical America to Trinidad. It is used as a medicine and for food.

[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
amígdala, centaura

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Amazonia, Andean, Orinoquia. Elevation range: 100–1310 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Amazonas, Antioquia, Bogotá DC, Boyacá, Caquetá, Casanare, Cauca, Cundinamarca, Guaviare, Magdalena, Meta, Vichada.
Habit
Herb, Shrub.
Ecology
Habitat according IUCN Habitats Classification: forest and woodland, savanna, shrubland, native grassland, wetlands (inland), artificial - terrestrial.
Vernacular
Amígdala, Centaura

[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. 100 - 1310 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Orinoquia.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba, arbusto
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UPFC]
Use Food
Used for food.
Use Materials
Used as material.
Use Medicines
Medical uses.

Native to:

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

Ayapana amygdalina (Lam.) R.M.King & H.Rob. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Aug 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [2899], Bahia K000054180 syntype Yes
Aug 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [2899], Bahia K000054179 syntype Yes
Jun 1, 2012 Burchell, W.J. [5577], Brazil K000955329 Yes
Jun 1, 2012 Burchell [7116], Brazil K000955320 Yes
Jun 1, 2012 Burchell [5191], Brazil K000955326 Yes
Jun 1, 2012 Burchell, W.J. [5743], Brazil K000955323 Yes
Jun 1, 2012 Burchell, W.J. [5255], Brazil K000955330 Yes
Jun 1, 2012 Gardner [3267], Brazil K000955324 Yes
Jun 1, 2012 Burchell [7173], Brazil K000955321 Yes
Jun 1, 2012 Burchell [5783], Brazil K000955322 Yes
Jun 1, 2012 Burchell, W.J. [5120], Brazil K000955327 Yes
Apr 1, 2012 Gardner [4221], Goiás K000958016 Yes
Apr 1, 2012 Gardner [3268], Goiás K000958017 Yes
Apr 1, 2010 Gardner [3269], Goiás K000677917 Yes
Feb 1, 2009 Pohl [281], Brazil K000634190 isotype Yes
Feb 1, 2009 Pohl [281], Brazil K000634189 holotype Yes
Oct 1, 2008 Barclay [s.n.], Panama K000486626 holotype Yes
Oct 1, 2008 Schomburgk [79], Guyana K000486628 holotype Yes
Oct 1, 2008 Gardner [4844], Minas Gerais K000677913 Unknown type material Yes
Oct 1, 2008 Gardner [4843], Minas Gerais K000677915 syntype Yes
Oct 1, 2008 Gardner [4843], Minas Gerais K000677916 isosyntype Yes
Oct 1, 2001 Blanchet, J.S. [3341], Bahia K000069470 Unknown type material Yes
Oct 1, 2001 Gardner, G. [1734], Ceará K000069471 isotype Yes
Oct 1, 2001 Salzmann, P. [41], Bahia K000069472 isotype Yes
Oct 1, 2001 Salzmann, P. [41], Bahia K000069473 isotype Yes
Mar 1, 1998 Harley, R.M. [28366], Bahia K000069435 No
Oct 1, 1996 Hind, D.J.N. [PCD3808], Bahia K000069439 No
Sep 1, 1996 Giulietti, A.M. [PCD833], Bahia K000069436 No
Aug 1, 1993 Spruce, R. [4116], Peru K000200542 Yes
Aug 1, 1993 Spruce, R. [4116], Peru K000200543 Yes
Aug 1, 1993 Spruce, R. [4116], Peru K000200541 Yes
Apr 1, 1993 Ganev, W. [913], Bahia K000069446 No
Apr 1, 1993 Ganev, W. [998], Bahia K000069444 No
Feb 1, 1990 Carvalho, A.M. [2497], Bahia K000069450 No
Jul 1, 1989 Pirani, J.R. [CFCR2007], Bahia K000069440 No
Jul 1, 1989 Ule, E. [7235], Bahia K000069448 Yes
Jul 1, 1989 Irwin, H.S. [5188], Brazil K000941683 Yes
Jul 1, 1989 Pirani, J.R. [CFCR2007], Bahia K000069445 No
May 1, 1989 Harley, R.M. [25756], Bahia K000069441 No
May 1, 1989 Harley, R.M. [25756], Bahia K000069442 No
May 1, 1989 Harley, R.M. [25301], Bahia K000069443 No
May 1, 1989 Harley, R.M. [25298a], Bahia K000069447 No
Oct 1, 1987 Gardner [2899], Brazil K000677914 isosyntype Yes
Jan 1, 1986 Mori, S.A. [10526], Bahia K000069449 No
Hind, D.J.N. [3808], Brazil 60952.000 No
Glaziou [15069], Brazil K000941688 Yes
Burchell [4886], Brazil K000955325 Yes
Martius [501], Brazil K000941686 Yes
Lockhart [s.n.], Venezuela K000955328 Yes
Regnell, A.F. [I.239], Brazil K000941689 Yes
Burchell, W.J. [5684], Brazil K000955319 Yes
Glaziou, A. [21591], Brazil K000941682 Yes
s.coll. [504], Brazil K000941685 Yes
Weir, J. [306], Brazil K000941687 Yes
Miquel [s.n.], Suriname K000486627 Yes
Malme, G.O.A. [s.n.], Brazil K000941684 Yes
Bolivia (Santa Cruz) K000067811 Yes
Bolivia (La Paz) K000067819 Yes
n/a K001483907 Yes
Bolivia K001483908 Yes
Bolivia K001483909 Yes
Bolivia K001483910 Yes
Bolivia (Beni) K001483911 Yes
Bolivia (Beni) K001483912 Yes
Bolivia (Beni) K001483913 Yes
Bolivia (La Paz) K001483914 Yes
Bolivia (La Paz) K001483915 Yes
Bolivia (La Paz) K001483916 Yes
Bolivia (La Paz) K001483917 Yes
Bolivia (La Paz) K001483918 Yes
Bolivia (Santa Cruz) K001483919 Yes
Bolivia (Santa Cruz) K001483920 Yes
Bolivia (Santa Cruz) K001483921 Yes
Bolivia (Santa Cruz) K001483922 Yes
Bolivia (Santa Cruz) K001483923 Yes
Colombia K001483924 Yes
Colombia K001483925 Yes
Colombia K001483926 Yes
Colombia K001483927 Yes
Colombia K001483928 Yes
Colombia K001483929 Yes
Colombia K001483931 Yes
Colombia K001483932 Yes
Colombia K001483933 Yes
Colombia K001483935 Yes
Colombia K001483936 Yes
Colombia K001483937 Yes
Colombia K001483938 Yes
Colombia K001483939 Yes
Ecuador K001483940 Yes
Ecuador K001483941 Yes
Ecuador K001483942 Yes
Ecuador K001483943 Yes
Panama K001483944 Yes
Panama K001483945 Yes
Panama K001483946 Yes
Panama K001483947 Yes
Peru K001483948 Yes
Peru K001483949 Yes
Peru K001483950 Yes
Peru K001483951 Yes
Peru K001483952 Yes
Peru K001483953 Yes
Peru K001483954 Yes
Peru K001483955 Yes
Peru K001483956 Yes
Peru K001483957 Yes
Peru K001483958 Yes
Peru K001483959 Yes
Peru K001483960 Yes
Peru K001483961 Yes
Venezuela K001483962 Yes
Venezuela K001483963 Yes
Venezuela K001483964 Yes
Venezuela K001483965 Yes
Venezuela K001483966 Yes
Venezuela K001483967 Yes
Venezuela K001483968 Yes
Venezuela K001483969 Yes

First published in Phytologia 20: 211 (1970)

Accepted by

  • 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

Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

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  • Castro-Moreno, C. (2019). Línea base de especies en términos de su vocación de conservación y uso sostenible del departamento de Santander-Proyecto Santander BIO.
  • 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
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    ColPlantA 2021. Published on the Internet at http://colplanta.org
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    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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    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

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