Family:
Fabaceae Lindl.

Dipteryx odorata (Aubl.) Forsyth f.

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

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Amazonia. Elevation range: 240–240 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Amazonas, Caquetá.
Habit
Tree.
Conservation
IUCN Red List Assessment (2021): DD.
Ecology
Habitat according IUCN Habitats Classification: forest and woodland, shrubland, artificial - terrestrial.
Vernacular
Almendro, Botaguajo, Charapilla, Choibá, Sarrapio

[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. 240 m.; Amazonia.
Morphology General Habit
Árbol
Conservation
No Evaluada

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Conservation
Not Threatened
Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Tree
Vernacular
Coumarou, Cumaru, Cumaru Verdadeiro, Dutch Tonka Bean, Gaiac, Guayac, Karapa Bossi, Katoelimia, Koemaroe, Muirapaye, Rumara, Sarrapia, Taquin Butter, Tonka, Tonka Bean, Tonkabohne, Tonquin, Tonquin Bean

[UNAL]

Bernal, R., G. Galeano, A. Rodríguez, H. Sarmiento y M. Gutiérrez. 2017. Nombres Comunes de las Plantas de Colombia. http://www.biovirtual.unal.edu.co/nombrescomunes/

Vernacular
almendro, botagajo, charapilla, choibá, sarrapia, sarrapio, serrapia chibá, tonca, tonga, yape

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

[ILDIS]
Use
Chemical products, Domestic, Environmental, Food and Drink, Medicine, Toxins, Wood

Native to:

Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela

Introduced into:

Nauru

Dipteryx odorata (Aubl.) Forsyth f. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2009 Sasaki, D. [2310], Mato Grosso K000579553 Yes
Nov 1, 2006 Projeto Flora Cristalino [533], Mato Grosso K000578452 Yes
Nov 1, 1998 Andrade-Lima, D. [50740], Pernambuco K000187954 No
Sep 1, 1995 Costa, M.A.S. [1], Brazil K000892196 Yes
Apr 1, 1990 Cid Ferreira, C.A. [9525], Brazil K000892191 Yes
Jan 1, 1989 Nee, M.H. [34698], Brazil K000892193 Yes
Jan 1, 1986 Balée, W.L. [972], Brazil K000892195 Yes
Jul 16, 1985 Kuhlmann, M. [248], Brazil K000892182 Yes
Jul 16, 1985 Kuhlmann, M. [227], Brazil K000892181 Yes
Jan 1, 1985 Spruce, R. [1824], Brazil K000535186 holotype Yes
Jan 1, 1985 Burchell [9866], Brazil K000892184 Yes
Jan 1, 1985 Mori, S.A. [17655], Brazil K000892192 Yes
Jan 1, 1985 Spruce, R. [1824], Brazil K000535185 holotype Yes
Jan 1, 1985 Ducke [90], Brazil K000892183 Yes
Jan 1, 1985 Krukoff, B.A. [1678], Brazil K000892185 Yes
Jan 1, 1985 Prance, G.T. [6878], Brazil K000892190 Yes
Jan 1, 1967 Prance, G.T. [2669], Brazil K000892186 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [8671], Brazil K000892188 Yes
Ducke, A. [90], Brazil K000892187 Yes
Lima, H.C. de [2643], Brazil K000892194 Yes
Schultes, R.E. [8674], Brazil K000892189 Yes

First published in Bot. Nomencl.: 391 (1794)

Accepted by

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  • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.
  • Brako, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 45: i-xl, 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.
  • 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.
  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • 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

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

  • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.
  • Brako, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 45: i-xl, 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.
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Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

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