Trimezia martinicensis (Jacq.) Herb.

First published in Edwards's Bot. Reg. 30(Misc.): 88 (1844)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Central & S. Tropical America, Lesser Antilles. It is a rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome. It is has environmental uses and as a medicine.

Distribution

Native to:

Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Honduras, Leeward Is., Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is.

Introduced into:

French Guiana, Hawaii, Jamaica, Malaya, Mauritius, Mexico Southeast, Réunion

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Adams, C.D. in Adams, C.D. (1972). Flowering Plants of Jamaica: 83-86. University of the West Indies, Mona.
  • Bono, G. (1996). Flora Y Vegetacion del Estado Táchira Venezuela: 587. Museo Regionaledi Scienze Naturali, Torino.
  • Chukr, N.S. & Giulietti, A.M. (2008). Revisão de Trimezia Salisb. ex Herb. (Iridaceae) para o Brasil. Sitientibus Sérrie Ciências Biológicas 8: 15-58.
  • Cremers, G. & Hoff, M. (1994). Inventaire Taxonomique des Plantes de la Guyane Francaise 4: 104-105. Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.
  • Fournet, J. in Fournet, J. (2002). Flore illustrée des phanérogames de Guadeloupe et de Martinique 2: 2061-2068. Gondwana editions.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • Howard, R.A. in Howard, R.A. (1979). Flora of the Lesser Antilles: Leeward and Windward Islands 3: 512-518. Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts.
  • Jiménez, J.E. (2017). Additions to the vascular flora of Costa Rica. Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 11: 157-160.
  • National Parks Board Singapore (2006). Vascular Plant Life Checklist Pulau Ubin www.nparks.gov.sg/nparks_cms/cms/cmsmgr/data/6/PlantChkList.xls.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Philcox, D. in Williams, R.O. (1983). Flora of Trinidad and Tobago 3: 203-207. Government Printing Office, Port-of-Spain.
  • Wagner, W.L., Herbst, D.R. & Sohmer, S.H. (1999). Manual of the Flowering Plants of Hawai'i, rev. ed., 2: 989-1918. University of Hawai'i Press, Bishop Museum Press.

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • 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

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
  • Chukr, N.S. & Giulietti, A.M. (2008). Revisão de Trimezia Salisb. ex Herb. (Iridaceae) para o Brasil. Sitientibus Sérrie Ciências Biológicas 8: 15-58.
  • Cremers, G. & Hoff, M. (1994). Inventaire Taxonomique des Plantes de la Guyane Francaise 4: 104-105. Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.
  • GBIF (2008- continuously updated). Global Biodiversity Information Facility http://www.gbif.org/.
  • Goldblatt, P. & Henrich, J.E. in Steyermark, J., Berry, P.E., Holts, B.K. (eds). (1999). Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana 5: 658-664. Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • Howard, R.A. in Howard, R.A. (1979). Flora of the Lesser Antilles: Leeward and Windward Islands 3: 512-518. Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts.
  • Jiménez, J.E. (2017). Additions to the vascular flora of Costa Rica. Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 11: 157-160.
  • Marais, W. (1978). Flore des Mascareignes 177: 1-16. IRD Éditions, MSIRI, RBG-Kew, Paris.
  • National Parks Board Singapore (2006). Vascular Plant Life Checklist Pulau Ubin www.nparks.gov.sg/nparks_cms/cms/cmsmgr/data/6/PlantChkList.xls.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Philcox, D. in Williams, R.O. (1983). Flora of Trinidad and Tobago 3: 203-207. Government Printing Office, Port-of-Spain.
  • The New York Botanical Garden (2006). Virtual Herbarium http://sciweb.nybg.org/science2/VirtualHerbarium.asp.
  • Wagner, W.L., Herbst, D.R. & Sohmer, S.H. (1999). Manual of the Flowering Plants of Hawai'i, rev. ed., 2: 989-1918. University of Hawai'i Press, Bishop Museum Press.

Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R., & Celis, M. (eds.). (2020). Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia. v1.1. Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Dataset/Checklist. https://doi.org/10.15472/7avdhn
  • Burkill HM. (1995). The useful plants of west tropical Africa, Vols. 1-3. The useful plants of west tropical Africa, Vols 1-3.
  • Diazgranados et al. (2021). Catalogue of plants of Colombia. Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia project. In prep.
  • Diazgranados, M., Allkin, B., Black N., Cámara-Leret, R., Canteiro C., Carretero J., Eastwood R., Hargreaves S., Hudson A., Milliken W., Nesbitt, M., Ondo, I., Patmore, K., Pironon, S., Turner, R., Ulian, T. (2020). World Checklist of Useful Plant Species. Produced by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Knowledge Network for Biocomplexity.
  • GBIF.org (2021). GBIF species matching tool. https://www.gbif.org/tools/species-lookup
  • Medicinal Plant Names Services (MPNS) v.10 (2021); http://mpns.kew.org/
  • PROTA (2021). Plants Resources of Tropical Africa. https://prota4u.org/database/

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Oct 1, 2008 Johnston, H.H. [s.n.], Mauritius K001190219 Yes
Apr 1, 1999 Cordeiro, I. [830], Brazil K001190230 Yes
Jan 1, 1986 Miers, J. [4616], Brazil K001190188 Yes
Jan 1, 1986 s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K001190187 Yes
Sandwith, N.Y. [1877] 18194.000 No
Deighton, F.C. [2799], Sierra Leone 23547.000 No
Mayo, A.K. [191], Brazil K001190208 Yes
Harley, R.M. [18432], Brazil K001190228 Yes
Glaziou, A. [3719], Brazil K001190261 Yes
Harris [s.n.], Brazil K001190189 Yes
Pirani, J.R. [1944], Brazil K001190227 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K001190185 Yes
Burchell [68632], Brazil K001190225 Yes
Duarte, L. [370], Brazil K001190217 Yes
Irwin, H.S. [13056], Brazil K001190215 Yes
Moraes, J.C. [2174], Brazil K001190220 Yes
Dusén, P. [13526], Brazil K001190218 Yes
Heringer, E.P. [6856], Brazil K001190224 Yes
Glaziou [14999], Brazil K001190216 Yes
Glaziou [13670], Brazil K001190223 Yes
Burchell [2592], Brazil K001190222 Yes
Stannard, B. [s.n.], Brazil K001190234 Yes
Burchell [69952], Brazil K001190226 Yes
Cordeiro, I. [830], Brazil K001190231 Yes
Lughadha, E.N. [51050], Brazil K001190233 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K001190186 Yes
Saito, Y. [1275], Brazil K001190221 Yes
Lughadha, E.N. [51050], Brazil K001190229 Yes
Harley, R.M. [17477], Brazil Trimezia connata K001190094 Yes
Carvalho, A.M. [259], Brazil Trimezia connata K001190095 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil Trimezia connata K001190092 Yes
Mori, S.A. [11772], Brazil Trimezia connata K001190096 Yes
Riedel [s.n.], Brazil Trimezia connata K001190093 Yes
Stannard, B. [51891], Brazil Trimezia galaxioides K001190210 Yes
França, F. [1047], Brazil Trimezia galaxioides K001190209 Yes

Sources

  • Art and Illustrations in Digifolia

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew
  • Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible

    • ColPlantA 2021. Published on the Internet at http://colplanta.org
    • https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
  • 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
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images
  • Universidad Nacional de Colombia

    • ColPlantA database
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0