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This species is accepted, and its native range is Lesser Antilles to S. Tropical America.
Smilax siphilitica (Smilacaceae)

[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. 0 - 1900 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Pacífico, Valle del Cauca, Valle del Magdalena.
Morphology General Habit
Trepadora, liana
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UNAL]
Vernacular
Bejuco espuelo, Zarzilla

Native to:

Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Leeward Is., Peru, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Windward Is.

Smilax siphilitica Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Apr 1, 2010 Harley, R.M. [22080], Brazil 48463.000
Apr 1, 2010 Cid Ferreira, C.A. [2663], Acre K000828322
Mar 1, 2007 Sasaki, D. [1099], Mato Grosso K000579667
Jun 1, 1998 Ribeiro, J.E.L.S. [1395], Amazonas K000828316
Jun 1, 1998 Vicentini, A. [1158], Amazonas K000828319
Jul 1, 1993 Burchell [962A], Brazil K000400503 paralectotype
Jul 1, 1993 Gardner [1425], Brazil K000400984 Unknown type material
Jul 1, 1993 Harley, R.M. [17390], Bahia K000828320
Jul 1, 1993 Maas, P.J.M. [7056], Bahia K000828317
Jul 1, 1993 Prance, G.T. [5331], Rondônia K000828312
Jul 1, 1993 Spruce, R. [s.n.], Brazil K000400504 lectotype
Jul 1, 1993 Pipoly, J. [6645], Amazonas K000828323
Jul 1, 1993 Archer, W.A. [7600], Pará K000828309
Jul 1, 1993 Harley, R.M. [17390], Bahia K000828321
Jan 1, 1993 Spruce, R. [3779], Brazil K000400502
Jan 1, 1993 Spruce [160], Amazonas K000828314
Jan 1, 1993 Burchell, W.J. [9850], Brazil K000828313
Jan 1, 1993 Moricand [1483], Bahia K000828315
Jan 1, 1993 Spruce, R. [175], Brazil K000400500
Jan 1, 1993 Riedel [s.n.], Brazil K000828310
Jan 1, 1993 Spruce, R. [3789], Brazil K000400501
Jan 1, 1993 Harley, R.M. [22080], Bahia K000828318
Jan 1, 1993 Froes, R. [1800], Maranhão K000828311

First published in Sp. Pl., ed. 4, 4: 780 (1806)

Accepted by

  • Andreata, R.H.P. (1995). Revisão das espécies Brasileiras do gênero Smilax Linnaeus (Smilacaceae: 1-396. Tese (Doutorado) Universidade de São Paulo.
  • Araújo, D. & Alves, M. (2010). Climbing plants of a fragmented area of lowland Atlantic forest, Igarassu, Pernambuco (northeastern Brazil) Phytotaxa 8: 1-24.
  • Berry, P.E., Yatskievych, K. & Holst, B.K. (eds.) in Steyermark, J., Berry, P.E., Holts, B.K. (eds). (2005). Rutaceae-Zygophyllaceae Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana 9: 1-608. Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis.
  • 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.
  • Ferrufino-Acosta, L. (2010). Taxonomic revision of the genus Smilax (Smilacaceae) in Central America and the Caribbean islands Willdenowia 40: 227-280.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
  • Jørgensen, P.M. & León-Yánes, S. (eds.) (1999). Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Ecuador: 1-1181. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
  • 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.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • ColPlantA (2021). "ColPlantA. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.colplanta.org/"

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Andreata, R.H.P. (1995). Revisão das espécies Brasileiras do gênero Smilax Linnaeus (Smilacaceae: 1-396. Tese (Doutorado) Universidade de São Paulo.
  • Araújo, D. & Alves, M. (2010). Climbing plants of a fragmented area of lowland Atlantic forest, Igarassu, Pernambuco (northeastern Brazil) Phytotaxa 8: 1-24.
  • 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.
  • Braco, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru: 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis.
  • Ferrufino-Acosta, L. (2010). Taxonomic revision of the genus Smilax (Smilacaceae) in Central America and the Caribbean islands Willdenowia 40: 227-280.
  • Jørgensen, P.M. & León-Yánes, S. (eds.) (1999). Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Ecuador: 1-1181. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
  • 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.

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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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Neotropikey
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