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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. South America to Falkland Islands. It is used for food.
Myrteola nummularia (Poir.) O.Berg

[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. 2380 - 3450 m.; Andes.
Morphology General Habit
Subarbusto
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UPB]

The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

Ecology
Alt. 2380 - 3450 m.
Distribution
Native from Colombia.
Conservation
Not Evaluated.
Morphology General Habit
Subshrub.

[UPB]
Use Food
Food (State of the World's Plants 2016).

Native to:

Argentina South, Bolivia, Chile Central, Chile South, Colombia, Ecuador, Falkland Is., Peru, Venezuela

Myrteola nummularia (Poir.) O.Berg appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2011 Valenzuela, L. [8121], Peru K001313053
Oct 20, 2008 Upson, R. [MSB-FI 13], Falkland Is. K000299022
Jan 1, 2005 Hicken, C.M. [12279], Chile K001313066
Jan 1, 1985 Pearce [975], Colombia K000276977 holotype
Jan 1, 1983 Prance, G.T. [28535], Falkland Is. K000368384
Jan 1, 1978 Santesson, R. [1219], Chile K001313065
Jan 1, 1962 Greene, S.W. [19/1], Falkland Is. K000368394
Philippi [s.n.], Chile K000276969
[Darwin, C.] [505], Chile K000276972 lectotype
King [s.n.], Chile K000276971
Cazalet, P.C.D. [5451], Ecuador K001313055
Camp, W.H. [194], Ecuador K001313056
Moore, D.M. [1823], Argentina K001313068
Philippi, R.A. [s.n.], Chile K000276975
Moore, D.M. [840], Falkland Is. K001313067
Philippi [679], Chile K000276970
Vuilleumier, B. [382], Bolivia K001313058
Philippi, R.A. [92], Chile K000276974
Comber, H.F. [534], Argentina K001313062
Moore, D.M. [2058], Argentina K001313069
Germain, P., Chile K000276973
Moore, D.M. [508], Falkland Is. K000368385
Moore, D.M. [2726], Chile K001313064
Gardner, M.F. [4116], Chile K001313063
Krause [s.n.], Chile K000276976
Sparre, B. [1814], Chile K001313059
Edwards, P.J. [52], Ecuador K001313057
s.coll. [8012], Chile K001313061
Morrison, J.L. [17622], Chile K001313060
Cuatrecasas, J. [276664], Colombia K001313054
Lewis, R. [200], Falkland Is. K000649037

First published in Linnaea 27: 396 (1856)

Accepted by

  • Broughton, D.A. & McAdam, J.H. (2005). A checklist of the native vascular flora of the Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas): New information on the species present, their ecology, status and distribution Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society 132: 115-148.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R., Sobral, N., Ashton, P., Barrie, F., Holst, B.K., Landrum, L.L., Matsumoto, K., Fernanda Mazine, F., Nic Lughadha, E., Proença, C. & al. (2008). World Checklist of Myrtaceae: 1-455. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • 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.
  • Kawasaki, M.L., Holst, B.K. & Pérez, A.J. (2019). Flora of Ecuador 136: 1-187. Botanical Institute, University of Göteborg, Riksmuseum, Stockholm.

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/"

Useful Plants of Boyacá Project

  • Kew’s Economic Botany collection in The State of the World’s Plants Report–2016. (2016). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew https://stateoftheworldsplants.org/2016/

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
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Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
ColPlantA database
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