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This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Venezuela and Peru. It is used to treat unspecified medicinal disorders and as a poison.
Cestrum tomentosum

[UNAL]
Vernacular
Pasmo

[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. 1100 - 2845 m.; Andes.
Morphology General Habit
Arbusto, árbol
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UPB]

The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

Ecology
Alt. 1100 - 2845 m.
Distribution
Native from Colombia.
Conservation
Not Evaluated.
Morphology General Habit
Shrub or tree.

[UPB]
Use Materials
Materials (State of the World's Plants 2016).
Use Materials Unspecified Materials Chemicals
Materials (State of the World's Plants 2016).
Use Medicines Unspecified Medicinal Disorders
Medicinal (State of the World's Plants 2016, Instituto Humboldt 2014).
Use Poisons
Poisons (State of the World's Plants 2016).

Native to:

Belize, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Venezuela

Spanish
Pasmo.

Cestrum tomentosum L.f. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Aug 1, 2000 Pringle, C.G. [11051], Mexico K000063383
Aug 1, 2000 Pringle, C.G. [2482], Mexico K000063385
Aug 1, 2000 Palmer, E. [109], Mexico K000063387
Aug 1, 2000 Botteri, M. [1198], Mexico K000063389
Aug 1, 2000 Hinton, G.B. [11701], Mexico K000063409
Aug 1, 2000 Hinton, G.B. [11299], Mexico K000063410
Aug 1, 2000 Hinton, G.B. [14052], Mexico K000063411
Aug 1, 2000 Botteri, M. [1200], Mexico K000063412
Aug 1, 2000 Hinton, G.B. [8855], Mexico K000063407
Aug 1, 2000 Hinton, G.B. [3873], Mexico K000063413
Aug 1, 2000 Hinton, G.B. [3095], Mexico K000063415
Aug 1, 2000 Hinton, G.B. [3929], Mexico K000063416
Aug 1, 2000 Pringle, C.G. [6063], Mexico K000063390
Aug 1, 2000 Hinton, G.B. [691], Mexico K000063391
Aug 1, 2000 Botteri, M. [1200], Mexico K000063405
Aug 1, 2000 Hinton, G.B. [2886], Mexico K000063417
Aug 1, 2000 Bourgeau, M. [1498], Mexico K000063406
Aug 1, 2000 Gentry, H.S. [1502], Mexico K000063404
Aug 1, 2000 Hinton, G.B. [8891], Mexico K000063408
Aug 1, 2000 Bilimek [268], Mexico K000063388
Aug 1, 2000 Hinton, G.B. [3450], Mexico K000063414
Aug 1, 2000 Pringle, C.G. [1803], Mexico K000063384
Jan 1, 1999 Müller, F. [1471], Mexico K000063382
Jan 1, 1999 Jurgensen, C. [799], Mexico K000063392
Jan 1, 1999 Müller, F. [1261], Mexico K000063393
Jan 1, 1999 Arsène, G., Mexico K000063394
Jan 1, 1999 Müller, F. [940], Mexico K000063397
Jan 1, 1999 Woronow, G. [2589], Mexico K000063399
Jan 1, 1999 Linden, J. [261], Mexico K000063401
Jan 1, 1999 Langlassé, E. [81], Mexico K000063403
Jan 1, 1999 Woronow, G. [2630], Mexico K000063400
Jan 1, 1999 Jurgensen, C. [799], Mexico K000063396
Jan 1, 1999 Botteri, M. [889], Mexico K000063402
Jan 1, 1999 Purpus, C.A. [15244], Mexico K000063398
Jan 1, 1999 Gentry, H.S. [2222], Mexico K000063395
Jan 1, 2000 Pittier, H. [13294], Venezuela Cestrum densiflorum K000585212 isolectotype
Jan 1, 2000 Pittier, H. [13294], Venezuela Cestrum densiflorum K000585213 isolectotype
Jan 1, 2000 Peru Cestrum lanuginosum K000585192 isotype
Jan 1, 2000 Linden, I. [1615], Colombia Cestrum miersianum K000585193 isotype
Jan 1, 2000 Linden, I. [1615], Colombia Cestrum miersianum K000585194 isotype
Galeotti, H.G. [1208], Mexico Cestrum lanatum K000063386

First published in Suppl. Pl.: 150 (1782)

Accepted by

  • Berendsohn, W.G., Gruber, A.K., Rodríguez Delcid, D. & Olmedo Galán, P. (2016). Nova Silva Cuscatlantica. Parte 3: Angiospermae - Familias R a Z y Gymnospermae Englera 29(3): 1-356.
  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
  • 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.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • 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.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Pérez-Farrera, M.Á., Martínez-Camilo, R., Martínez-Meléndez, N., Farrera-Sarmiento, O. & Maza-Villalobos, S. (2012). Listado florístico del Cerro Quetzal (Polígono III) de la reserva de la biosfera El Triunfo, Chiapas, México Botanical Sciences 90: 113-142.
  • 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/"

Useful Plants of Boyacá Project

  • Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humbodlt (2014). Plantas alimenticias y medicinales nativas de Colombia. 2567 registros, aportados por: Castellanos, C. (Contacto del recurso), Valderrama, N. (Creador del recurso, Autor), Castro, C. (Proveedor de metadatos), Bernal, Y. (Autor), García, N. (Autor). Versión 11.0. http://i2d.humboldt.org.co/ceiba/resource.do?r=ls_colombia_magnoliophyta_2014
  • Survey of Economic Plants for Arid and Semi-Arid Lands (SEPASAL) http://apps.kew.org/sepasalweb/sepaweb in The State of the World’s Plants Report–2016. (2016). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew https://stateoftheworldsplants.org/2016/

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Berendsohn, W.G., Gruber, A.K., Rodríguez Delcid, D. & Olmedo Galán, P. (2016). Nova Silva Cuscatlantica. Parte 3: Angiospermae - Familias R a Z y Gymnospermae Englera 29(3): 1-356.

Universidad Nacional de Colombia

  • Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt. (2014). Plantas alimenticias y medicinales nativas de Colombia. 2567 registros, aportados por: Castellanos, C. (Contacto del recurso), Valderrama, N. (Creador del recurso, Autor), Bernal, Y. (Autor), García, N. (Autor). http://i2d.humboldt.org.co/ceiba/resource.do?r=ls_colombia_magnoliophyta_2014

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
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Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Science Photographs
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Universidad Nacional de Colombia
ColPlantA database
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Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
ColPlantA database
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http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/