Family:
Fabaceae Lindl.

Bauhinia longicuspis Spruce ex Benth.

This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical America. It is used as a medicine.

[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
pezuño

[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. 120 - 600 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Orinoquia.
Morphology General Habit
Arbusto, árbol, trepadora
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Amazonia, Andean, Guiana Shield, Orinoquia. Elevation range: 120–600 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Amazonas, Cundinamarca, Guaviare, Meta, Santander, Vaupés.
Habit
Shrub, Tree, Climbing.
Conservation
IUCN Red List Assessment (2021): LC.
Ecology
Habitat according IUCN Habitats Classification: forest and woodland, shrubland, native grassland, wetlands (inland), artificial - terrestrial.

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub
Vernacular
Mororozinho

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub

[UPFC]
Use Medicines
Medical uses.

Native to:

Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, French Guiana, Peru, Venezuela

Bauhinia longicuspis Spruce ex Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2009 Zappi, D.C. [1322a], Mato Grosso K000579571
Nov 1, 2007 Sasaki, D. [1707], Mato Grosso K000579570
Mar 18, 1977 Venezuela K000624583
Jun 29, 1958 Venezuela K000624584
Apr 16, 1956 Peru K000624585
Sep 14, 1935 Peru K000624586
Dec 9, 1929 Ducke, A. [23300], Amazonas K000807024
Mori, S. [22463], Amazonas K000807015
Prance, G.T. [15342], Amazonas K000807021
Prance, G.T. [20705], Amazonas K000807022
Prance, G.T. [15850], Amazonas K000807020
Ducke [332], Amazonas K000807017
Prance, G.T. [13649], Amazonas K000807016
Prance, G.T. [16397], Amazonas K000807019
Ferreira, C.A.C. [9946], Amazonas K000807014
Spruce, R. [1973], Amazonas K000807018
Prance, G.T. [20507], Amazonas K000807023
Jan 1, 1975 Anderson, W.R. [10568], Brazil Bauhinia longicuspis var. paraensis K000807037
Argent, G. [6609], Mato Grosso Bauhinia longicuspis var. paraensis K000807030
Harley, R.M. [10104], Mato Grosso Bauhinia longicuspis var. paraensis K000807031
Philcox, D. [3343], Mato Grosso Bauhinia longicuspis var. paraensis K000807035
Philcox, D. [3127], Mato Grosso Bauhinia longicuspis var. paraensis K000807034
J.A Ratter [1162], Mato Grosso Bauhinia longicuspis var. paraensis K000807028
Philcox, D. [3117], Mato Grosso Bauhinia longicuspis var. paraensis K000807033
Irwin, H.S. [16656], Mato Grosso Bauhinia longicuspis var. paraensis K000807026
J.Ramos [51], Mato Grosso Bauhinia longicuspis var. paraensis K000807027
Glaziou [9758], Rio de Janeiro Bauhinia longicuspis var. paraensis K000807036
Philcox, D. [3574], Mato Grosso Bauhinia longicuspis var. paraensis K000807032
Ramos, J. [196], Mato Grosso Bauhinia longicuspis var. paraensis K000807029
Silva, M. [2498], Pará Bauhinia bicuspidata K000807222
Ducke, A. [s.n.], Pará Bauhinia stenocardia K000807767
Traill, J.W.H. [179], Amazonas Bauhinia stenocardia K000807770
Spruce, R. [s.n.], Pará Bauhinia stenocardia K000807768
Spruce, R. [787], Pará Bauhinia stenocardia K000807769
Prance, G.T. [12579], Acre Bauhinia longicuspis var. bicuspidata K000807039
Campbell, D.G. [P21873], Amazonas Bauhinia longicuspis var. bicuspidata K000807038
Thomas, W.W. [4921], Rondônia Bauhinia longicuspis var. bicuspidata K000807040
Ducke, A. [s.n.], Rondônia Bauhinia longicuspis var. bicuspidata K000807025
Peru, Colombia Bauhinia longicuspis var. bicuspidata K001476020
Peru, Colombia Bauhinia longicuspis var. bicuspidata K001476021
Peru, Colombia Bauhinia longicuspis var. bicuspidata K001476022

First published in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 15(2): 185 (1870)

Accepted by

  • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.
  • Forero, E. & Castellanos, C. (eds.) (2019). Estudios en Leguminosas Colombianas 3: 1-398. Academia Colombiana de ciencias exactas, físicas y naturales.
  • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.
  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

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

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.
  • Brako, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 45: i-xl, 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.

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
  • IUCN (2021). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2021-2. https://www.iucnredlist.org.

  • 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 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • International Legume Database and Information Service

    International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
    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

  • Kew Science Photographs

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew 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