Genus:
Cestrum L.

Cestrum affine Kunth

This species is accepted, and its native range is Colombia to Venezuela and Peru. It is used as a medicine.

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Andean. Elevation range: 2350–3460 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Antioquia, Cauca, Nariño.
Habit
Shrub.

[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. 2350 - 3460 m.; Andes.
Morphology General Habit
Arbusto
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UPFC]
Use Medicines
Medical uses.

Native to:

Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela

Cestrum affine Kunth appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2000 Jameson [897], Ecuador Cestrum peruvianum K000585252 isosyntype
Jan 1, 2000 Jameson [897], Ecuador Cestrum peruvianum K000585253 isosyntype
Jan 1, 2000 Lehmann, F.C. [4783], Ecuador Cestrum peruvianum K000585247 isosyntype
Jan 1, 2000 André, E. [K.671], Colombia Cestrum peruvianum K000585251 isosyntype
Jan 1, 2000 Hartweg [1304], Colombia Cestrum peruvianum K000585248 isosyntype
Jan 1, 2000 Hartweg [1304], Colombia Cestrum peruvianum K000585249 isosyntype
Jan 1, 2000 André, E. [K 671], Colombia Cestrum peruvianum K000585250 isosyntype

First published in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 3: 60 (1818)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

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.

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.
  • Diazgranados, M., Allkin, B., Black N., Cámara-Leret, R., Canteiro C., Carretero J., Eastwood R., Hargreaves S., Hudson A., Milliken W., Nesbitt, M., Ondo, I., Patmore, K., Pironon, S., Turner, R., Ulian, T. (2020). World Checklist of Useful Plant Species. Produced by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Knowledge Network for Biocomplexity.
  • Medicinal Plant Names Services (MPNS) v.10 (2021); http://mpns.kew.org/

  • Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

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

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000585252
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000585253
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000585250
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000585251
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000585249
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000585247
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000585248

  • 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

  • Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

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