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, pebetera

[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
Jan 1, 2014 Eiten, G. [5411], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060355
Jan 1, 2014 Riedel [s.n.], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060359
Jan 1, 2014 Ule, E. [7952], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060362
Nov 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [871], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068693
Aug 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [1044], Pernambuco Vernonia brasiliana K000054096
Aug 1, 2012 Gardner [s.n.], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K000873893
Aug 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [1044], Pernambuco Vernonia brasiliana K000054105
Aug 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [1719], Ceará Vernonia brasiliana K000054154
Aug 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [1719], Ceará Vernonia brasiliana K000054097
Feb 1, 2011 Souza, V.C. [24411], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060345
Mar 1, 2007 Projeto Flora Cristalino [373], Mato Grosso Vernonia brasiliana K000579655
Feb 1, 2006 Cardoso, D. [805], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001066210
Jan 1, 2006 Daly, D. [D350], Maranhão Vernonia brasiliana K000054098
Feb 1, 2002 Gardner, G. [1340], Alagoas Vernonia brasiliana K000054547
Jan 1, 2001 Blanchet, J.S. [s.n.], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068688
Jan 1, 2001 Jardim, J.G. [929], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068696
Sep 1, 1996 Stradmann, M.T.S. [PCD0450], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068686
Mar 1, 1996 Harley, R.M. [CFCR14130], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068690
Feb 1, 1994 Allem, A. [946], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060351
Oct 1, 1993 Noblick, L.R. [2018], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068689
Jul 1, 1993 Spruce, R. [s.n.], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001058950
Jul 1, 1993 Spruce, R. [s.n.], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001058949
Mar 1, 1993 Sant'Ana, S.C. [8], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068687
Nov 1, 1991 Salzmann, P. [5], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068692
Nov 1, 1991 Salzmann, P. [5], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068694
Nov 1, 1991 Gardner, G. [1044], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068695
Nov 1, 1991 Blanchet, J.S. [1843], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068691
Jul 1, 1991 Hage, J.L. [2263], Bahia Vernonia brasiliana K000068697
Jan 1, 1987 Balée, W.L. [CG21], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060341
Jan 1, 1987 Pruski, J. [3452], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060346
Jan 1, 1985 Mori, S.A. [16967], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060354
Jan 1, 1980 Prance, G.T. [5743], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060344
Jan 1, 1964 Prance, G.T. [58497], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060348
Cervi, A.C. [7141], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060340
Nakajima, J.N. [s.n.], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060353
Lanna Sobrinho, J.P. [236], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060352
Cavalcanti, T.B. [1632], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060347
s.coll. [280], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060357
Burchell [7346], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K000955212
Ule, E. [7952], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001066274
s.coll. [460], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060361
Sandeman, C. [2146], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060358
Burchell, J.W. [10009], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K000955211
Glaziou, A. [12822], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060342
Glaziou [12834B], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060343
Collenette, C.L. [128], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060349
Martius [460], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060360
Ratter, J.A. [R8201], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001066265
Eiten, G. [5369], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060356
Collenette, C.L. [129], Brazil Vernonia brasiliana K001060350
Spruce, R. [201], Brazil Vernonia odoratissima K001058990
Jun 1, 1997 Sales, M. [242], Pernambuco Vernonia scabra K000054101
Sep 1, 1996 Marcon, A.B. [110], Pernambuco Vernonia scabra K000054104
Sep 1, 1996 Souza, E.B. [38], Pernambuco Vernonia scabra K000054102
Sep 1, 1996 Andrade, K. [212], Pernambuco Vernonia scabra K000054103
Oct 1, 1993 Agra, M.F. [1746], Paraíba Vernonia scabra K000054100
Eiten, G. [5383], Maranhão Vernonia scabra K000054099
Tschá, M.C. [334], Pernambuco Vernonia scabra K000054106
[Pohl] [280], Brazil Vernonia scabra K000497056
Gardner [4773], Minas Gerais Vernonia scabra K000542539 Unknown type material
Gardner [4773], Minas Gerais Vernonia scabra K000542538 Unknown type material

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.

  • Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

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

  • Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible

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  • 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

  • Universidad Nacional de Colombia

    ColPlantA database
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  • Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

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