Scleria bracteata Cav.

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

[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. 250 - 1700 m.; Andes, Llanura del Caribe, Orinoquia, Pacífico, Valle del Magdalena.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba, trepadora
Conservation
No Evaluada

[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
cortadera, curíbano, lambedera

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Andean, Caribbean, Orinoquia, Pacific. Elevation range: 250–1700 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Antioquia, Cauca, Cesar, Huila, Magdalena, Meta, Santander, Valle del Cauca.
Habit
Herb, Climbing.
Conservation
IUCN Red List Assessment (2021): LC.
Ecology
Habitat according IUCN Habitats Classification: forest and woodland, shrubland, native grassland, wetlands (inland), artificial - terrestrial.

[UPFC]
Use Medicines
Medical uses.

Native to:

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

Scleria bracteata Cav. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2008 Zappi, D.C. [1465], Mato Grosso K000579107 Yes
Sep 14, 2006 Cuming, H. [1165], Colombia K000455551 No
Sep 14, 2006 s.coll. [4301], Panama K000455562 No
Sep 12, 2006 s.coll. [1728], Guyana K000455524 No
Sep 6, 2006 s.coll. [s.n.], India K000455504 No
Oct 1, 2003 Harley, R.M. [16619], Bahia K000189694 Yes
Oct 1, 2003 Silva, L. [36], Pernambuco K000189696 Yes
Oct 1, 2003 Noblick, L.R. [2357], Bahia K000189765 Yes
Jan 1, 2001 Amorim, A.M. [739], Bahia K000189742 Yes
Jan 1, 1996 Johnston, J.R. [203], Venezuela K000455564 No
Jan 1, 1996 Beck, S.G. [22767], Bolivia K000455559 No
May 3, 1990 Eden, M.J. [27], Brazil K000455538 Yes
Jan 1, 1989 Maas, P.J.M. [7716], Guyana K000455523 No
Jan 1, 1989 Maas, P.J.M. [7204], Guyana K000455521 No
Jun 24, 1988 Ratter, J.A. [6177], Brazil K000455542 Yes
Jun 22, 1988 Ratter, J.A. [5584], Roraima K000455541 Yes
Jan 1, 1987 Hopkins, M.J.G. [551], Brazil K000455527 Yes
Apr 1, 1983 Noblick, L.R. [2295], Bahia K000189735 Yes
Jan 1, 1983 Plowman, T. [12807], Bahia K000189734 Yes
Nov 1, 1982 Sugden, A.M. [677], Venezuela K000455563 No
Oct 1, 1981 Innes, R.R. [56], Belize K000455261 No
Sep 9, 1980 s.coll. [1165], Colombia K000455549 No
Jan 1, 1979 Mori, S.A. [10359], Bahia K000189744 Yes
Sep 1, 1978 Harley, R.M. [18005], Bahia K000189741 Yes
Sep 1, 1978 Harley, R.M. [18005], Bahia K000189740 Yes
Jul 1, 1978 Philcox, D. [3238], Brazil K000455540 Yes
May 27, 1978 Irwin, H.S. [24213], Brazil K000455536 Yes
May 27, 1978 Irwin, H.S. [24213], Brazil K000455537 Yes
May 27, 1978 Prance, G.T. [59495], Goiás K000455545 Yes
Jan 1, 1977 Harley, R.M. [10128], Mato Grosso K000455546 Yes
Jan 1, 1976 Raynal, A. [15516], Trinidad & Tobago K000455269 No
Jan 1, 1976 Raynal, A. [15683], Trinidad & Tobago K000455268 No
Jan 1, 1971 Irwin, H.S. [27627], Minas Gerais K000455543 Yes
Jul 19, 1967 Lindeman, J.C. [6185], Pernambuco K000455544 Yes
Aug 28, 1962 Purseglove, J.W. [6511], Trinidad & Tobago K000455270 No
Dec 30, 1960 Graham, V. [505], Guyana K000455505 No
Feb 13, 1959 Richardson, W.D. [571], Trinidad & Tobago K000455267 No
Aug 11, 1949 Lanjouw, J. [1649], Suriname K000455518 No
Aug 31, 1933 Tutin, T.G. [693], Guyana K000455516 No
Jan 1, 1923 Pulle, A. [510], Suriname K000455519 No
Aug 29, 1905 Smith, H.H. [2542], Colombia K000455553 No
Aug 1, 1903 Miller, O.O. [187], Venezuela K000455565 No
Apr 21, 1899 s.coll. [s.n.], Pará K000455534 Unknown type material Yes
Apr 20, 1899 Bourgeau, M. [1796], Mexico K000455247 No
Oct 3, 1894 Woodraffe, A.E. [s.n.], Brazil K000455530 Yes
Mar 1, 1891 Glaziou, A.F. [13306], Colombia K000455568 No
Sep 1, 1890 Salzmann, P. [s.n.], Bahia K000189739 Yes
Sep 1, 1890 Guamer, J.F. [55], Mexico K000455252 No
Sep 1, 1890 Fendler, A. [887], Trinidad & Tobago K000455263 No
Sep 1, 1890 Spruce [89], Brazil K000455531 Yes
Sep 1, 1890 Burchell [7223], Brazil K000455532 Yes
Sep 1, 1890 Sellow [s.n.], Brazil K000455535 Yes
Sep 1, 1890 s.coll. [216], French Guiana K000455526 No
Sep 1, 1890 Holton, I.F. [109], Bolivia K000455557 No
Sep 1, 1890 s.coll. [s.n.] K000455525 No
Sep 1, 1890 Brumfield [s.n.], Trinidad & Tobago K000455264 No
Sep 1, 1890 Burchell [5558], Brazil K000455529 Yes
Sep 1, 1890 Mathews, A. [2100], Colombia K000455552 No
Sep 1, 1890 Jurgensen, C. [659], Mexico K000455251 No
Sep 1, 1890 s.coll. [s.n.], Trinidad & Tobago K000455265 No
Sep 1, 1890 s.coll. [15], Guyana K000455512 No
Sep 1, 1890 Linden, J. [281], Mexico K000455249 No
Sep 1, 1890 Martius, C.F.P.von [s.n.], Bahia K000189737 Yes
Sep 1, 1890 Fendler, A. [1608], Venezuela K000455566 No
Sep 1, 1890 s.coll. [s.n.], Bolivia K000455558 No
Sep 1, 1890 s.coll. [s.n.], Mexico K000455250 No
Sep 1, 1890 Gardner, G. [1896], Ceará K000189738 Yes
Sep 1, 1890 Galeotti, H. [5688], Mexico K000455248 No
Jan 1, 1890 Burchell [9516], Brazil K000455528 Yes
Jan 1, 1890 s.coll. [108], Guyana K000455514 No
May 1, 1889 Poulen [s.n.], Guyana K000455513 No
Apr 1, 1884 Jenman, G.S. [1891], Guyana K000455509 No
Mori, S.A. [10533], Bahia K000189743 Yes
Luetzelburg, Ph.von [136], Bahia K000189736 Yes
Mexia, Y. [9145], Mexico K000455246 No
Broadway, W.E. [6994], Trinidad & Tobago K000455266 No
Ryves, T.B. [201], Trinidad & Tobago K000455271 No
Graham, V. [373], Guyana K000455510 No
Samuels, J.A. [226], Suriname K000455520 No
Krukoff, B.A. [7135], Amazonas K000455539 Yes
s.coll. [11503], Colombia K000455554 No
Triana, J. [396] K000455567 No
Thomas, W.W. [8928], Bahia K000189745 Yes
s.coll. [1350], French Guiana K000455522 No
Smart, H.P. [55], Belize K000455253 No
Harrison, S.G. [859], Guyana K000455508 No
Ryves, T.B. [265], Trinidad & Tobago K000455272 No
Schipp, W.A. [683], Belize K000455259 No
Smith, H.H. [2179], Colombia K000455561 No
s.coll. [8435], Colombia K000455547 No
Lamb, A.F.A. [130], Belize K000455257 No
Martyn, E.B. [104], Guyana K000455517 No
Williams, R.S. [1652], Bolivia K000455555 No
Skutch, A.F. [2470], Costa Rica K000455262 No
Schomburgk [108], Guyana K000455515 No
Kinloch, J.B. [71], Belize K000455260 No
s.coll. [4240], Colombia K000455550 No
s.coll. [8540], Brazil K000455533 Yes
ME [231], Belize K000455256 No
Harrison, S.G. [1043], Guyana K000455506 No
Cook, L. [238], Guyana K000455507 No
Im Thurn, E.F. [209], Guyana K000455511 No
Bang, M. [262], Bolivia K000455556 No
Pennell, F.W. [3512], Colombia K000455548 No
Steinbach, J. [7038], Bolivia K000455560 No
Gentle, P.H. [1014], Belize K000455258 No

First published in Icon. 5: 34 (1799)

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