Family:
Fabaceae Lindl.
Genus:
Parkia R.Br.

Parkia discolor Spruce ex Benth.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Colombia to S. Venezuela and N. Brazil. It is used for food.

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub/Tree

[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. 250 - 1000 m.; Amazonia, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Orinoquia.
Morphology General Habit
Árbol
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Amazonia, Guiana Shield, Orinoquia. Elevation range: 250–1000 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Amazonas, Caquetá, Guainía, Vaupés, Vichada.
Habit
Tree.
Conservation
IUCN Red List Assessment (2021): LC.
Ecology
Habitat according IUCN Habitats Classification: forest and woodland, shrubland, native grassland, wetlands (inland), artificial - terrestrial.

[ILDIS]
Use
Medicine

[UPFC]
Use Food
Used for food.

Native to:

Brazil North, Colombia, Venezuela

Parkia discolor Spruce ex Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Sep 23, 2008 Redden, K.M. [3339], Venezuela K000563194
Jan 1, 1989 Teixeira, L.O.A. [1234], Amazonas K000849342
Jan 1, 1982 Steward, W.C. [P20179], Amazonas K000849343
Jan 1, 1981 Ducke [91], Amazonas K000849337
Jan 1, 1981 Prance, G.T. [4737], Amazonas K000849338
[Spruce, R.] [1208], Brazil K000504609 lectotype
Spruce, R. [1208], Brazil K000504610 lectotype
[Spruce, R.] [1208], Brazil K000504612 lectotype
Pereira, E. [5101], Pará K000849334
Ferreira, G.C. [151], Pará K000849344
Ferreira, G.C. [151], Pará K000849345
Traill, J.W.H. [186], Amazonas K000849336
Spruce, R. [571], Brazil K000504613 lectotype
Prance, G.T. [3362], Amazonas K000849339
Spruce, R. [1205], Brazil K000504611 lectotype
Glaziou [9776], Rio de Janeiro K000849335
Spruce, R. [s.n.], Amazonas K000849333
Spruce, R. [571], Brazil K000504614 lectotype
Prance, G.T. [3754], Amazonas K000841577
Spruce, R. [s.n.], Pará K000849341
Nelson, B.W. [899], Amazonas K000849340
Ule, E. [5994], Amazonas K000849332

First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 30: 363 (1875)

Accepted by

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
  • 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.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • da Silva e Silva, W.L., Cajueiro Gurgel, E.S., Moreira dos Santos, J.U. & Falcão da Silva, M. (2013). Inventário e distribuição geográfica de Leguminosae no arquipélago de Marajó, PA, Brazil Hoehnea 40: 627-647.

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

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • da Silva e Silva, W.L., Cajueiro Gurgel, E.S., Moreira dos Santos, J.U. & Falcão da Silva, M. (2013). Inventário e distribuição geográfica de Leguminosae no arquipélago de Marajó, PA, Brazil Hoehnea 40: 627-647.

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
  • Diazgranados et al. (2021). Catalogue of plants of Colombia. Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia project. In prep.
  • FPI (2021). Food Plants International. https://fms.cmsvr.com/fmi/webd/Food_Plants_World?homeurl=https://foodplantsinternational.com/plants/
  • GBIF.org (2021). GBIF species matching tool. https://www.gbif.org/tools/species-lookup
  • IUCN (2021). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2021-2. https://www.iucnredlist.org.

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Hopkins, H. C. F. (1986). Fl. Neotrop. 43:1-124 Parkia (Leguminosae: Mimosoideae)

  • Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • International Legume Database and Information Service

    International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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