Theobroma sylvestre (Aubl.) Mart.

First published in Repert. Pharm. 35: 24 (1830)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is W. Brazil. It is a tree and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Brazil North, Brazil West-Central

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • 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.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Molino, J.-F., Sabatier, D., Grenand, P., Engel, J., Frame, D., Delprete, P.G., Fleury, M., Odonne, G., Davy, D., Lucas, E.J. & Martin, C.A. (2022). An annotated checklist of the tree species of French Guiana, including vernacular nomenclature. Adansonia, sér. 3, 44: 345-903. [Cited as Theobroma guianense.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Feb 1, 2022 Zarucchi, J.L. [3152] Brazil K001213367 Yes
Feb 1, 2022 Prance, G.T. [24252] Brazil K001213368 Yes
Feb 1, 2022 Fróes, R.L. [20655] Brazil K001213366 Yes
Jan 1, 1993 Ferreira, A.J.C. [INPA/WWF 3209.170] Brazil K001212933 Yes
Ribeiro, J.E.L.S. [1915] Brazil K001212929 Yes
Vicentini, A. [422] Brazil K001212922 Yes
Assunção, P.A.C.L. [720] Brazil K001212928 Yes
Ducke, A. [100] Brazil K001212920 Yes
Ducke, A. [100] Brazil K001212921 Yes
Cid Ferreira, C.A. [3965] Brazil K001212935 Yes
Prance, G.T. [17957] Brazil K001212926 Yes
Assunção, P.A.C.L. [646] Brazil K001212927 Yes
Steward, W.C. [s.n.] Brazil K001212919 Yes
Pereira, M.J.R. [s.n.] Brazil K001212932 Yes
Ferreira, C.A.C. [9666] Brazil K001212930 Yes
Teixeira, L.O.A. [1339] Brazil K001212923 Yes
Farney, C. [2005] Brazil K001212934 Yes
Kukle, P. [181] Brazil K001212924 Yes
Ferreira, C.A.C. [9601] Brazil K001212931 Yes
Hill, R.J. [1679] Brazil K001212925 Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • 'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    • 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 Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0