Vernonanthura brasiliana (L.) H.Rob.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Central & S. Tropical America. It is used as a medicine.

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Andean, Orinoquia. Elevation range: 170–1700 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Antioquia, Arauca, Casanare, Cauca, Cundinamarca, Huila, Magdalena, Meta, Nariño, Tolima, Valle del Cauca, Vichada.
Habit
Subshrub.
Ecology
Habitat according IUCN Habitats Classification: forest and woodland, savanna, shrubland, native grassland, artificial - terrestrial.

[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. 170 - 1700 m.; Andes, Orinoquia, Valle del Cauca, Valle del Magdalena.
Morphology General Habit
Subarbusto
Conservation
No Evaluada

[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
estoraque, olivón, palo de agua, varejón, varote

[UPFC]
Vernacular
Pebetera, Varejón

[UPFC]
Use Medicines
Medical uses.

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela

Vernonanthura brasiliana (L.) H.Rob. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2014 Eiten, G. [5411], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060355 Yes
Jan 1, 2014 Riedel [s.n.], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060359 Yes
Jan 1, 2014 Ule, E. [7952], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060362 Yes
Nov 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [871], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068693 Yes
Aug 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [1044], Pernambuco Vernonia brasiliana K000054096 Yes
Aug 1, 2012 Gardner [s.n.], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K000873893 Yes
Aug 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [1044], Pernambuco Vernonia brasiliana K000054105 Yes
Aug 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [1719], Ceará Vernonia brasiliana K000054154 Yes
Aug 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [1719], Ceará Vernonia brasiliana K000054097 Yes
Feb 1, 2011 Souza, V.C. [24411], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060345 Yes
Mar 1, 2007 Projeto Flora Cristalino [373], Mato Grosso Vernonia brasiliana K000579655 No
Feb 1, 2006 Cardoso, D. [805], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001066210 Yes
Jan 1, 2006 Daly, D. [D350], Maranhão Vernonia brasiliana K000054098 Yes
Feb 1, 2002 Gardner, G. [1340], Alagoas Vernonia brasiliana K000054547 Yes
Jan 1, 2001 Blanchet, J.S. [s.n.], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068688 Yes
Jan 1, 2001 Jardim, J.G. [929], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068696 No
Sep 1, 1996 Stradmann, M.T.S. [PCD0450], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068686 No
Mar 1, 1996 Harley, R.M. [CFCR14130], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068690 No
Feb 1, 1994 Allem, A. [946], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060351 Yes
Oct 1, 1993 Noblick, L.R. [2018], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068689 No
Jul 1, 1993 Spruce, R. [s.n.], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001058950 Yes
Jul 1, 1993 Spruce, R. [s.n.], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001058949 Yes
Mar 1, 1993 Sant'Ana, S.C. [8], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068687 No
Nov 1, 1991 Salzmann, P. [5], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068692 Yes
Nov 1, 1991 Salzmann, P. [5], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068694 Yes
Nov 1, 1991 Gardner, G. [1044], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068695 Yes
Nov 1, 1991 Blanchet, J.S. [1843], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068691 Yes
Jul 1, 1991 Hage, J.L. [2263], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068697 No
Jan 1, 1987 Balée, W.L. [CG21], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060341 Yes
Jan 1, 1987 Pruski, J. [3452], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060346 Yes
Jan 1, 1985 Mori, S.A. [16967], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060354 Yes
Jan 1, 1980 Prance, G.T. [5743], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060344 Yes
Jan 1, 1964 Prance, G.T. [58497], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060348 Yes
Cervi, A.C. [7141], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060340 Yes
Nakajima, J.N. [s.n.], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060353 Yes
Lanna Sobrinho, J.P. [236], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060352 Yes
Cavalcanti, T.B. [1632], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060347 Yes
s.coll. [280], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060357 Yes
Burchell [7346], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K000955212 Yes
Ule, E. [7952], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001066274 Yes
s.coll. [460], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060361 Yes
Sandeman, C. [2146], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060358 Yes
Burchell, J.W. [10009], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K000955211 Yes
Glaziou, A. [12822], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060342 Yes
Glaziou [12834B], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060343 Yes
Collenette, C.L. [128], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060349 Yes
Martius [460], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060360 Yes
Ratter, J.A. [R8201], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001066265 Yes
Eiten, G. [5369], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060356 Yes
Collenette, C.L. [129], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060350 Yes
Spruce, R. [201], Brazil Vernonia odoratissima K001058990 Yes
Jun 1, 1997 Sales, M. [242], Pernambuco Vernonia scabra K000054101 No
Sep 1, 1996 Marcon, A.B. [110], Pernambuco Vernonia scabra K000054104 No
Sep 1, 1996 Souza, E.B. [38], Pernambuco Vernonia scabra K000054102 No
Sep 1, 1996 Andrade, K. [212], Pernambuco Vernonia scabra K000054103 Yes
Oct 1, 1993 Agra, M.F. [1746], Paraíba Vernonia scabra K000054100 Yes
Eiten, G. [5383], Maranhão Vernonia scabra K000054099 Yes
Tschá, M.C. [334], Pernambuco Vernonia scabra K000054106 Yes
[Pohl] [280], Brazil Vernonia scabra K000497056 Yes
Gardner [4773], Minas Gerais Vernonia scabra K000542539 Unknown type material Yes
Gardner [4773], Minas Gerais Vernonia scabra K000542538 Unknown type material Yes

First published in Phytologia 73: 69 (1992)

Accepted by

  • Pruski, J.F. (ed.) (2018). Flora Mesoamericana 5(2): 1-608. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • 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

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Pruski, J.F. (ed.) (2018). Flora Mesoamericana 5(2): 1-608. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.

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.
  • GBIF.org (2021). GBIF species matching tool. https://www.gbif.org/tools/species-lookup
  • Plants for malaria, plants for fever: Medicinal species in Latin America, a bibliographic survey: Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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    ColPlantA 2021. Published on the Internet at http://colplanta.org
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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

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    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/
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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

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    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

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