Smilax elastica Griseb.

First published in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 3(1): 22 (1842)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is E. Bolivia to Brazil. It is a Climbing shrub and grows primarly in the Seasonally Dry Tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Andreata, R.H.P. (1995). Revisão das espécies Brasileiras do gênero Smilax Linnaeus (Smilacaceae: 1-396. Tese (Doutorado) Universidade de São Paulo.
  • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Andreata, R.H.P. (1995). Revisão das espécies Brasileiras do gênero Smilax Linnaeus (Smilacaceae: 1-396. Tese (Doutorado) Universidade de São Paulo.
  • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • das Graçac Lapa Wanderly, M, Shepherd, G.J., Sant'Anna Melham, T., Giulietti, A.N. & Kirizawa, M. (2003). Flora Fanerogâmica do Estado de São Paulo 3: 1-367. Instituto de Botânica, São Paulo.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1999 Ganev, W. [2916], Bahia K000828297 Yes
Jun 1, 1998 Nascimento, J.R. [714], Amazonas K000828289 Yes
Jun 1, 1998 Leme, D.C. [20], Amazonas K000828290 Yes
Jul 17, 1993 Ramos, J. [6699], Brazil K000828292 Yes
Jul 12, 1993 Ramos, J. [6699], Brazil K000828293 Yes
Jul 1, 1993 Riedel [2250], Brazil K000400981 Unknown type material Yes
Jul 1, 1993 Harley, R.M. [23015], Bahia K000828294 Yes
Jul 1, 1993 Regnell, A.F. [279], Minas Gerais K000828288 Yes
Jul 1, 1993 Eiten, G. [3045], São Paulo K000828279 Yes
Jul 1, 1993 Harley, R.M. [23015], Bahia K000828295 Yes
Jul 1, 1993 Eiten, G. [3045], São Paulo K000828280 Yes
Jul 1, 1993 Heringer, E.P. [5193], Brazil K000828296 Yes
Jul 1, 1993 Vauthier [148], Brazil K000400980 Unknown type material Yes
Jul 1, 1993 Silva, F.C. [178], Brazil K000828300 Yes
Jul 1, 1993 s.coll. [4189], Guyana K000828291 Yes
Jan 1, 1993 Widgren [s.n.], Minas Gerais K000828283 Yes
Jan 1, 1983 Handro, O. [2297], São Paulo K000828298 Yes
Sep 1, 1982 Heringer, E.P. [3190], Brazil K000828303 Yes
Sep 1, 1982 Glaziou, A. [14353], Rio de Janeiro K000828284 Yes
Jan 1, 1877 Burchell [s.n.] K000828281 Yes
Jan 1, 1877 Gardner [1172], Pernambuco K000828286 Yes
Jan 1, 1877 Burchell, W.J. [3052], Brazil K000828287 Yes
Sellow [s.n.], Brazil K000400978 Yes
Langsdorff [s.n.], Minas Gerais K000828282 Yes
Heringer, E.P. [7101], Brazil K000828299 Yes
Heringer, E.P. [6878], Minas Gerais K000828302 Yes
Heringer, E.P. [6481], Brazil K000828301 Yes
Sellow [s.n.], Brazil K000400979 Yes
Blanchet [s.n.], Brazil K000828285 Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 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 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0