Byrsonima intermedia A.Juss.

First published in Saint-Hilaire, Fl. Bras. Merid. 3: 82 (1833)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Brazil to Paraguay. It is a shrub and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.


Native to:

Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Paraguay


Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • (2021). epublication.
  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.
  • Paña-Chocarro, M.C., Espada-Mateos, C., Vera, M., Céspedes, G. & Knapp, S. (2010). Updated checklist of vascular plants of the Mbaracayú Forest Nature Reserve (Reserva Natural del Bosque Mbaracayú), Paraguay. Phytotaxa 12: 1-224.
  • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Sellow [143], Brazil K001221080 Yes
Martius [651], Brazil K001221087 Yes
Martius [1176], Brazil K001221072 Yes
Lindeman, J.C. [3971], Brazil K001221095 Yes
Sellow [s.n.], Brazil K001221079 Yes
Usteri, A. [s.n.], Brazil K001221091 Yes
Usteri, P.A. [s.n.], Brazil K001221092 Yes
Usteri, P.A. [28], Brazil K001221093 Yes
Lucas, E.J. [428], Brazil K001221089 Yes
Usteri, A. [s.n.], Brazil K001221082 Yes
Glaziou [20779], Brazil K001221067 Yes
Glaziou, A. [10354], Brazil K001221084 Yes
Eiten, G. [2423], Brazil K001221074 Yes
Burchell [3985], Brazil K001221085 Yes
Philcox, D. [3812], Brazil K001221102 Yes
Mimura, I. [86], Brazil K001221070 Yes
Burchell [4096], Brazil K001221076 Yes
Sellow [s.n.], Brazil K001221075 Yes
Bolland, G. [s.n.], Brazil K001221099 Yes
Philcox, D. [3739], Brazil K001221096 Yes
Regnell, A.F. [s.n.], Brazil K001221088 Yes
Burchell [s.n.], Brazil K001221077 Yes
Williams, L.O. [8064], Brazil K001221097 Yes
Widgren [404], Brazil K001221083 Yes
Eiten, G. [1540], Brazil K001221069 Yes
Eiten, G. [1540], Brazil K001221081 Yes
Williams, L.O. [6439], Brazil K001221098 Yes
Usteri, A. [29], Brazil K001221094 Yes
Martius [655], Brazil K001221086 Yes
Smith, D. [16], Brazil K001221101 Yes
Riedel [s.n.], Brazil K001221090 Yes
Weir, J. [67], Brazil K001221078 Yes
Eiten, G. [3374], Brazil K001221068 Yes
Ball, J. [s.n.], Brazil K001221066 Yes
Bolland, G. [s.n.], Brazil K001221100 Yes
Claussen [s.n.], Brazil K001221073 Yes
Mimura, I. [117], Brazil K001221071 Yes


  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at and
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants.
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at and
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants.