1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Inga Mill.
      1. Inga affinis DC.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to S. Tropical America.

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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Tree
    Vernacular
    Guabilla, Guamo, Guamo Chivo, Guamo Rebalsero, Guavillo, Inga, Inga Arroyo, Inga Da Beira Do Rio, Inga Guasa, Inga-rana, Ingazeiro, Karoto, Pacae, Shimbillo, Sweetie Boontjie, Waikey

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela

    Introduced into:

    Angola

    Inga affinis DC. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Pennington, T.D. [12493], Peru 54439.000
    Spironelo, W.R. [A51-2], Brazil 59164.000
    Spironelo, W.R. [A51-1], Brazil 59170.000
    Spironelo, W.R. [A51-5], Brazil 59187.000
    Jan 1, 1999 Ramos, J. [6715], Brazil Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877109
    Jun 1, 1998 Fernandes, A. [s.n.], Ceará Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092044
    Jun 1, 1998 Bezerra-Loiola, M.I. [256], Ceará Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092045
    Jan 1, 1998 Belém, R.P. [714], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092032
    Jan 1, 1998 Belém, R.P. [714], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092033
    Jan 1, 1996 Hooker [69] Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877087
    Jan 1, 1996 Hatschbach, G. [47015], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092048
    Jan 1, 1996 Lewis, G.P. [1891], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092030
    Jan 1, 1996 Lewis, G.P. [1891], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092031
    Jan 1, 1996 Burchell [2711], Rio de Janeiro Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877117
    Jan 1, 1996 Burchell [5835] Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877091
    Jan 1, 1996 Burchell [2337], Rio de Janeiro Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877100
    Jan 1, 1996 Burchell [2535], Rio de Janeiro Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877101
    Jan 1, 1996 Burchell [4244], São Paulo Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877107
    Jan 1, 1996 Burchell [7632], Goiás Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877112
    Jan 1, 1996 Tweedie [s.n.], Uruguay Inga vera subsp. affinis K000328587
    Jan 1, 1996 Queiroz, L.P. [2134], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092054
    Jan 1, 1996 Queiroz, L.P. [1168], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092055
    Jan 1, 1996 Hage, J.L. [1880], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092041
    Jan 1, 1996 Garcia, F.C.P. [716], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092046
    Jan 1, 1996 Garcia, F.C.P. [717], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092047
    Jan 1, 1996 Garcia, F.C.P. [730], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092050
    Jan 1, 1996 Garcia, F.C.P. [732], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092051
    Jan 1, 1996 Garcia, F.C.P. [732], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092052
    Jan 1, 1996 Garcia, F.C.P. [730], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092053
    Jan 1, 1996 Carvalho, A.M. [4114], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092039
    Jan 1, 1996 Carvalho, A.M. [4114], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092042
    Jan 1, 1996 Spruce, R. [1556], Brazil Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877099
    Jan 1, 1996 Jardim, J.G. [86], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092040
    Jan 1, 1996 Ule, E. [7727], Amazonas Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877103
    Jan 1, 1996 Swainson [s.n.], Brazil Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877095
    Jan 1, 1996 Castellanos, A. [24854], Santa Catarina Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877106
    Jan 1, 1996 Riedel, L. [2914], Paraíba Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092057
    Jan 1, 1996 Gardner, G. [985], Pernambuco Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092024 holotype
    Jan 1, 1996 Gardner, G. [985], Pernambuco Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092025 isotype
    Jan 1, 1996 Krukoff, B.A. [7244], Amazonas Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877113
    Jan 1, 1996 Schlim, L. [514], Colombia Inga vera subsp. affinis K001343166
    Jan 1, 1996 Killip, E.P. [37381], Venezuela Inga vera subsp. affinis K000328562 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1996 Focke [s.n.], Surinam Inga vera subsp. affinis K000328459
    Jan 1, 1996 Sellow [s.n.], Brazil Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877085
    Jan 1, 1996 Sellow [124], Brazil Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877086
    Jan 1, 1996 Tschá, M. [43], Pernambuco Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092043
    Jan 1, 1996 Luetzelburg, Ph.von [25851], Ceará Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092026
    Jan 1, 1996 Luetzelburg, Ph.von [25851], Ceará Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092027
    Jan 1, 1996 Luetzelburg, Ph.von [25851], Ceará Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092028
    Jan 1, 1996 Luetzelburg, Ph.von [25851], Ceará Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092029
    Jan 1, 1996 Pedra do Cavalo, G. [863], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092056
    Jan 1, 1996 Reineck [95], Rio Grande do Sul Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877108
    Jan 1, 1996 Prance, G.T. [5281], Rondônia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877114
    Jan 1, 1996 Prance, G.T. [5281], Rondônia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877115
    Jan 1, 1996 Prance, G.T. [58828], Pará Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877104
    Jan 1, 1996 Glaziou [14642], Brazil Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877094
    Jan 1, 1996 s.coll. [1452], Minas Gerais Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877118
    Jan 1, 1996 s.coll. [1435] Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877193
    Jan 1, 1996 s.coll. [1435], Brazil Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877083
    Jan 1, 1996 s.coll. [1431], Brazil Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877084
    Jan 1, 1996 s.coll. [1435], Brazil Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877088
    Jan 1, 1996 s.coll. [1431], Brazil Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877089
    Jan 1, 1996 s.coll. [s.n.], Uruguay Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877092
    Jan 1, 1996 s.coll. [1452], Brazil Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877093
    Jan 1, 1996 s.coll. [1450], Brazil Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877096
    Jan 1, 1996 Gardner [201], Rio de Janeiro Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877090
    Jan 1, 1996 Sanderman, C. [2088], Mato Grosso Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877105
    Jan 1, 1996 Jwurdaok, J.J. [42787], Colombia Inga vera subsp. affinis K001343167
    Jan 1, 1996 Shultes, R.E. [8457], Colombia Inga vera subsp. affinis K001343168
    Jan 1, 1968 Lindeman, J.C. [3318a], Paraná Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877111
    Hatschbach, G. [44159], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092049
    Lindeman, J.C. [3318], Paraná Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877110
    Tweedie [82], Buenos Aires Inga vera subsp. affinis K000328588
    Tweedie [s.n.], Uruguay Inga vera subsp. affinis K000328589
    Garcia [709], Brazil Inga vera subsp. affinis 62969.000
    Garcia, F.C.P. [730], Brazil Inga vera subsp. affinis 59946.000
    Garcia, F.C.P. [716], Brazil Inga vera subsp. affinis 62917.000
    Garcia, F.C.P. [717], Brazil Inga vera subsp. affinis 62962.000
    Garcia, F.C.P. [695], Brazil Inga vera subsp. affinis 62970.000
    Garcia, F.C.P. [732], Brazil Inga vera subsp. affinis 62989.000
    Arbo, M.M. [7862], Pernambuco Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092034
    Arbo, M.M. [7862], Pernambuco Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092037
    Ferrucci, M.S. [1017], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092035
    Ferrucci, M.S. [1017], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092036
    Ferrucci, M.S. [1017], Bahia Inga vera subsp. affinis K000092038
    Focke [s.n.], Surinam Inga vera subsp. affinis K000328460
    Spruce [1554], Amazonas Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877097
    Glaziou [9774], Rio de Janeiro Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877102
    s.coll. [1554], Amazonas Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877098
    Hatschbach, G.G. [65275], Espírito Santo Inga vera subsp. affinis K000877116

    First published in Prodr. 2: 433 (1825)

    Accepted by

    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Paña-Chocarro, M.C., Espada-Mateos, C., Vera, M., Céspedes, G. & Knapp, S. (2010). Updated checklist of vascular plants of the Mbaracayú Forest Nature Reserve (Reserva Natural del Bosque Mbaracayú), Paraguay Phytotaxa 12: 1-224.
    • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Stevens, W.D., Ulloa U., C., Pool, A. & Montiel, O.M. (2001). Flora de Nicaragua Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 85: i-xlii, 1-2666. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Balick, M.J., Nee, M.H. & Atha, D.E. (2000). Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Belize with Common Names an Uses: 1-246. New Yourk Botanic Garden Press, New York.
    • Brako, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 45: i-xl, 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden.

    Not accepted by

    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela. [Cited as Inga pilosula.]

    Literature

    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.
    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
    • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Stevens, W.D., Ulloa U., C., Pool, A. & Montiel, O.M. (2001). Flora de Nicaragua Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 85: i-xlii, 1-2666. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Balick, M.J., Nee, M.H. & Atha, D.E. (2000). Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Belize with Common Names an Uses: 1-246. New Yourk Botanic Garden Press, New York.
    • Brako, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 45: i-xl, 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1993). Flora Europaea ed. 2, 1: 1-581. Cambridge University Press.
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