Genus:
Hevea Aubl.

Hevea spruceana (Benth.) Müll.Arg.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Guyana to Bolivia. It is used as a medicine and for food.

[UPFC]
Conservation
IUCN Red List Assessment (2021): LC.
Ecology
Habitat according IUCN Habitats Classification: forest and woodland.

[UPFC]
Use Food
Used for food.
Use Materials
Used as material.
Use Medicines
Medical uses.

Native to:

Bolivia, Brazil North, Guyana

Hevea spruceana (Benth.) Müll.Arg. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1985 Schultes, R.E. [10226], Brazil K001205552 Yes
Aug 1, 1950 Spruce, R. [s.n], Para K000572950 Yes
Aug 1, 1950 Spruce, R. [999], Brazil K000572952 Yes
Aug 1, 1950 Spruce, R. [999], Brazil K000572951 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10301], Brazil K001205548 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10377], Brazil K001205551 Yes
Ferreira, L.V. [99], Brazil K001205558 Yes
Ferreira, L.V. [219], Brazil K001205559 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [8148], Brazil K001205562 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [24618], Brazil K001205581 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10374], Brazil K001205582 Yes
Ducke, A. [23752], Brazil K001205584 Yes
Prance, G.T. [15101], Brazil K001205587 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [8099], Brazil K001205594 Yes
Ducke, A. [s.n.], Brazil K001205599 Yes
Schultes, R. [6508], Brazil K001205602 Yes
Traill, J. [s.n.], Brazil K001205608 Yes
Krukoff, B.A. [1272], Brazil K001205610 Yes
Traill, J.W.H. [740], Brazil K001205606 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10237], Brazil K001205578 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10351], Brazil K001205561 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10242], Brazil K001205565 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10300], Brazil K001205571 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10304], Brazil K001205556 Yes
Ule, E. [8904], Brazil K001205541 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10234], Brazil K001205575 Yes
Krukoff, B.A. [1272], Brazil K001205611 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [8879], Brazil K001205604 Yes
Krukoff, B.A. [6187], Brazil K001205539 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10266], Brazil K001205591 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10233], Brazil K001205560 Yes
Fróes, R.L. [29529], Brazil K001205542 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [8101], Brazil K001205598 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [8153], Brazil K001205590 Yes
Spruce, R. [s.n.], Brazil K001205601 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10345], Brazil K001205546 Yes
Berg, C.C. [P/19724], Brazil K001205588 Yes
Ule, E. [5347], Brazil K001205605 Yes
Evans, R. [10322], Brazil K001205549 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10236], Brazil K001205577 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [6525], Brazil K001205585 Yes
Ducke, A. [21969], Brazil K001205540 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [8161], Brazil K001205579 Yes
Miller, R. [521], Brazil K001205537 Yes
Prance, G.T. [13664], Brazil K001205589 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [s.n.], Brazil K001205597 Yes
Evans, R. [10239], Brazil K001205564 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10262], Brazil K001205544 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [s.n.], Brazil K001205574 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10244], Brazil K001205569 Yes
Cid Ferreira, C.A. [3972], Brazil K001205543 Yes
Ferreira, L.V. [295], Brazil K001205557 Yes
Krukoff, B.A. [1272], Brazil K001205612 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10301], Brazil K001205583 Yes
Ducke, A. [211], Brazil K001205538 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [24617], Brazil K001205580 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10302], Brazil K001205547 Yes
Evans, R. [10245], Brazil K001205568 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10306], Brazil K001205553 Yes
Evans, R. [10323], Brazil K001205554 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10240], Brazil K001205566 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [809/A], Brazil K001205563 Yes
Traill, J.W.H. [739], Brazil K001205609 Yes
Evans, R. [8100], Brazil K001205595 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [s.n.], Brazil K001205596 Yes
Evans, R. [8158], Brazil K001205603 Yes
McDaniel, S. [15408], Brazil K001205550 Yes
Jangoux, J. [1648], Brazil K001205607 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10379], Brazil K001205573 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [9644], Brazil K001205555 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10238], Brazil K001205545 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10343], Brazil K001205576 Yes
Schultes, R. [s.n.], Brazil K001205592 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10253], Brazil K001205570 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [10247], Brazil K001205567 Yes
Evans, R. [10263], Brazil K001205593 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [8149], Brazil K001205586 Yes
Spruce, R. [1171], Brazil Hevea discolor K000572946 Yes
Spruce, R. [1171], Brazil Hevea discolor K000572945 Yes
Spruce, R. [1171], Brazil Hevea discolor K000572944 Yes
Spruce, R. [1171], Brazil Hevea discolor K000572947 Yes
Ferreira, A.R. [745], Para Hevea similis K000573022 Yes
s.coll. [14240], Rio de Janeiro Hevea similis K000573023 Yes

First published in Linnaea 34: 204 (1865)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Frodin, D.G. & Radcliffe-Smith, A. (2000). World Checklist and Bibliography of Euphorbiaceae (and Pandaceae) 1-4: 1-1622. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • 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.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

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