Genus:
Dianthera L.

Dianthera pectoralis (Jacq.) J.F.Gmel.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to S. Tropical America. It is has social uses, as a medicine and for food.

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Amazonia, Caribbean, Pacific. Elevation range: 50–600 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Amazonas, Antioquia, Bolívar, Chocó, Magdalena, Meta, Tolima, Valle del Cauca, Vaupés.
Habit
Herb.
Vernacular
Ancú, Carpintero, Cerebril, Chapantye, Curia, Curía, Herb de camarón, Herb de san antonio, Técriollo, Tila, Tilo, Tilo criollo, Tilo cubano, Yakayú

[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. 50 - 600 m.; Amazonia, Llanura del Caribe, Pacífico, Valle del Cauca.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UPFC]
Use Food
Used for food.
Use Medicines
Medical uses.
Use Social
Social uses.

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela

Introduced into:

Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Leeward Is., Puerto Rico, Trinidad-Tobago, Windward Is.

Dianthera pectoralis (Jacq.) J.F.Gmel. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2015 Bourgeau, M. [1990], Mexico Justicia pectoralis K000064783
Nov 1, 2006 Projeto Flora Cristalino [179], Mato Grosso Justicia pectoralis K000578423
Jun 1, 1994 Liebman, F., Mexico Justicia pectoralis K000064701
Jan 1, 1940 Matuda, E. [3334], Mexico Justicia pectoralis K000064702
Martínez C., G. [43958], Mexico Justicia pectoralis K000064700
Zappi, D.C. [1459], Mato Grosso Justicia pectoralis K000570942
Egler, W.A. [47646], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033354
Thomas, W. [5031], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033345
Trail, J.W.H. [654], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033347
Pires, J.M. [50496], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033350
Spruce, R. [207], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001046301
Glaziou [113050], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033497
Irwin, H.S. [47682], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033339
Costa, M.A.S. [378], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033503
[Burchell] [9524], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033352
Prance, G.T. [5381], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033499
Prance, G.T. [21352], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033344
Irwin, H.S. [47955], French Guiana Justicia pectoralis K001033338
Pires, J.M. [51436], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001046298
Burchell [9524], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033351
Spruce, R. [s.n.], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033501
Krukoff, B.A. [5502], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033346
Spruce [207], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001046300
Krukoff, B.A. [5000], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033343
Glaziou [4898], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033498
Hunt, D.R. [5899], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033502
Balée, W.L. [976], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033500
Prance, G.T. [7894], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033336
Prance, G.T. [11174], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033342
Prance, G.T. [2287], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033348
Yesilyrt, J. [179], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033337
Hunt, D.R. [5899], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033353
Irwin, H.S. [48271], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033349
Prance, G.T. [14432], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033341
Spruce, R. [2656], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001046299
Prance, G.T. [14311], Brazil Justicia pectoralis K001033340

First published in Syst. Nat. ed. 13[bis]: 36 (1791)

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141. [Cited as Justicia pectoralis.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

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