Genus:
Pleroma D.Don

Pleroma urvilleanum (DC.) P.J.F.Guim. & Michelang.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Brazil (São Paulo to Rio Grande do Sul). It is has environmental uses.

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Andean. Elevation range: 1600–2600 m a.s.l. Cultivated in Colombia. Naturalised in Colombia. Colombian departments: Antioquia, Bogotá DC, Caldas, Cauca, Cundinamarca, Meta.
Habit
Shrub, Small tree, Tree.
Ecology
Habitat according IUCN Habitats Classification: forest and woodland, savanna, shrubland, artificial - terrestrial.

[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
gamuzón, nazareno, sietecueros, sietecueros brasilero, sietecueros nazareno

[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
Cultivada en Colombia; Alt. 1600 - 2600 m.; Andes.
Morphology General Habit
Arbusto, arbolito, árbol

[UPFC]
Use Environmental
Environmental uses.

Native to:

Brazil South, Brazil Southeast

Introduced into:

Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Nicaragua, Venezuela

Pleroma urvilleanum (DC.) P.J.F.Guim. & Michelang. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jul 1, 2013 Burchard, O. [s.n.] Tibouchina urvilleana K000972646
Jul 1, 2013 s.coll. [3] Tibouchina urvilleana K000972648
Jul 1, 2013 Tweedie [s.n.], Brazil Tibouchina urvilleana K000972647
Jan 1, 1973 s.coll. [s.n.] Tibouchina urvilleana K000972650
Jan 1, 1965 Bourne [5116], Brazil Tibouchina urvilleana K000973042
Fox [50], Brazil Tibouchina urvilleana K000972649
Fox [51], Brazil Tibouchina urvilleana K000972651
s.coll. [s.n.] Tibouchina urvilleana K000972993

First published in Taxon 68: 991 (2019)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Barthelat, F. (2019). La flore illustrée de Mayotte: 1-687. Biotope éditions.
  • Nelson-Sutherland, C. (2010). Adiciones y Comentarios a la Flora de Honduras Ceiba; a Scientific and Technical Journal Published by Zamorano 51: 70-88.

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.
  • GBIF.org (2021). GBIF species matching tool. https://www.gbif.org/tools/species-lookup
  • GRIN (2021). Germplasm Resources Information Network from the United States Department of Agriculture. https://www.ars-grin.gov/

  • Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

  • Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible

    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • 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/
    © 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 2022. 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

  • Kew Science Photographs

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • Universidad Nacional de Colombia

    ColPlantA database
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

  • Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0