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This species is accepted, and its native range is Florida, Mexico to Tropical America.
Petrea volubilis

[FZ]

Flora Zambesiaca. Vol 8, Pt 7. Avicenniaceae, R. Fernandes. Nesogenaceae, M.A. Diniz. Verbenaceae, R. Fernandes. Lamiaceae, R. Fernandes. 2005.

Type
Type a specimen Hortus Siccus Cliforttianus (BM).
Morphology General Habit
Shrub, small tree or woody climber to 13 m tall
Morphology Leaves
Leaves 3–21 × 1.4–10.6 cm, oblong or elliptic, obtuse or shortly acuminate, entire but ± undulate on the margin, coriaceous, rather scabrid on both surfaces, nerves prominent; petiole 4–13 mm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Racemes axillary and solitary, very abundant, erect to pendulous, lax, 8–29 cm long, many-flowered; pedicels c. 8 mm long at anthesis
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers purple, blue or mauve
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Fruiting calyx of accrescent, linear-oblong venose, stiffly divergent lobes up to 22 × 7 mm, persisting after the corolla has fallen.
Distribution
Native to Mexico, Central America and Antilles, it was introduced many countries of tropical and subtropical America, Oceania and Asia.  In Africa, it is cultivated some gardens. in J. Scott s.n. (SRGH), Rainbow Nurseries, Banket, Zimbabwe, was det Mozambique Zimbabwe Malawi District code: ZIM N, MAL S, MOZ M.

[UNAL]
Vernacular
Chaparrito, Chicharrón, Jazmín azul, Pluma de reina

[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. 0 - 2100 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Llanura del Caribe, Orinoquia, Pacífico.
Morphology General Habit
Arbusto, trepadora, liana
Conservation
Preocupación Menor

Native to:

Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Cayman Is., Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Windward Is.

Introduced into:

Gambia, Marshall Is.

Petrea volubilis L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2012 Hatschbach, G.G. [59406], Brazil K000944120
Jan 1, 2012 Burchell [5365], Brazil K000944126
Jan 1, 2012 Burchell [4521], Brazil K000944131
Jan 1, 2012 Dusén, P. [10745], Brazil K000944133
Jan 1, 2012 Traill, J.W.H. [669], Brazil K000944137
Jan 1, 2012 Spruce [2172], Brazil K000944138
Jan 1, 2012 Prance, G.T. [59470], Brazil K000944139
Jan 1, 2012 Burchell [3042], Brazil K000944140
Jan 1, 2012 Gardner [5127], Brazil K000944141
Jan 1, 2012 s.coll. [118], Brazil K000944143
Jan 1, 2012 Sellow [s.n.], Brazil K000944145
Jan 1, 2012 Burchell [7539], Brazil K000944127
Jan 1, 2012 Gardner [807], Brazil K000944130
Jan 1, 2012 Widgren [s.n.], Brazil K000944148
Jan 1, 2012 Saint-Hilaire [s.n.], Brazil K000944146
Jan 1, 2012 s.coll. [118], Brazil K000944132
Jan 1, 2012 Gardner [5127], Brazil K000944144
Jan 1, 2012 Smith, C. [4], Brazil K000944134
Jan 1, 2012 Mori, S.A. [9131], Brazil K000944121
Jan 1, 2012 Burchell [3042], Brazil K000944142
Jan 1, 2012 Dubs, B. [1723], Brazil K000944122
Jan 1, 2012 Regnell, A.F. [385], Brazil K000944129
Jan 1, 2012 Spruce, R. [2172], Brazil K000944135
Jan 1, 2012 s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K000944136
Jan 1, 2012 Spruce [2536], Brazil K000944124
Jan 1, 2012 Glaziou, A. [15324], Brazil K000944147
Jan 1, 2012 Silva, P.E.N. [186], Brazil K000944123
Jan 1, 1992 Galeotti, H.G. [795], Veracruz K000487086 isotype
Oct 1, 1968 Hatschbach, G.G. [18074], Brazil K000944149
Sep 1, 1936 Linden, J. [18], Veracruz K000487087
16936.000
Burchell [5365], Brazil K000944128
Burchell [7539], Brazil K000944125
Jan 1, 1972 Gottsberger, I.S. [1626970], Brazil Petrea racemosa K000944150
Sep 1, 1936 Sellow, F. [s.n.], Brazil Petrea racemosa K000820968 syntype
Sep 1, 1936 Sellow, F. [s.n.], Brazil Petrea racemosa K000820971 lectotype
Sep 1, 1936 Hagendorf [s.n.], Rio de Janeiro Petrea racemosa K000820972 syntype
Sep 1, 1936 Sellow, F. [s.n.], Brazil Petrea racemosa K000820970 syntype
Sep 1, 1936 Tweedie, J. [s.n.], Rio de Janeiro Petrea racemosa K000820969
Sep 1, 1936 Sellow [s.n.], Brazil Petrea racemosa K000487076 lectotype
Sep 1, 1936 Spruce, R. [2926], Amazonas Petrea nitidula K000487077 isotype
Sep 1, 1936 Spruce, R. [2536] Petrea nitidula K000895065 isotype
Sep 1, 1936 Spruce, R. [2926], Amazonas Petrea nitidula K000895064 isotype
Aug 1, 1936 Krukoff, B.A. [4930], Amazonas Petrea amazonica K000487085 isotype
Jan 1, 2008 Bavazzano [1078], Tanzania Petrea kohautiana K000509594
Jan 1, 1992 Anderson, C.W. [s.n.], Guyana Petrea rivularis K000487075 holotype
Jan 1, 1992 Anderson, C.W. [s.n.], Guyana Petrea rivularis K000487074 isotype
Sep 1, 1936 Kalbreyer [1634], Colombia Petrea atrocoerulea K000487072 isotype
Sep 1, 1936 Traill, J.W.H. [669], Brazil Petrea atrocoerulea K000944184

First published in Sp. Pl.: 626 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Berry, P.E., Yatskievych, K. & Holst, B.K. (eds.) in Steyermark, J., Berry, P.E., Holts, B.K. (eds). (2005). Rutaceae-Zygophyllaceae Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana 9: 1-608. Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis.
  • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (2012). Flora Mesoamericana 4(2): 1-533. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
  • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
  • Gonçales Salimenas, F.R. & al. (2016). Flora dos estados de Goiás e Tocantins 47: 1-157. Universidade Federal de Goiás.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
  • Jones, M. (1991). A checklist of Gambian plants: 1-33. Michael Jones, The Gambia College.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • ColPlantA (2021). "ColPlantA. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.colplanta.org/"

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60 : 86 (1973).
  • Biegel, Check-list Ornam. Pl. Rhod. Parks & Gard. [Rhodesia Agric. J., Research Report No. 3]: 83 (1977).
  • F.T.E.A., Verbenaceae: 2 (1992).
  • J. S. African Bot. 44 , 2: 119 (1978).
  • Phytologia 7 : 446 (1961)
  • Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 43 : 32 (1938)
  • Rev. Fl. Ceylon 4 : 274 (1983).

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Fosberg, F.R., Sachet, M.-H., Oliver, R. (1979). A geographical checklist of the Micronesian Dicotyledonae Micronesica; Journal of the College of Guam 15: 41-295.
  • Jones, M. (1991). A checklist of Gambian plants: 1-33. Michael Jones, The Gambia College.

Universidad Nacional de Colombia

  • 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.

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Flora Zambesiaca
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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