1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Inga Mill.
      1. Inga densiflora Benth.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Mexico to N. & W. South America.

    [ILDIS]

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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Tree
    Vernacular
    Guava Blanca
    [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 y cultivada en Colombia; Alt. 20 - 2000 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Llanura del Caribe, Orinoquia, Pacífico, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Valle del Cauca, Valle del Magdalena.
    Habit
    Árbol
    Conservation
    Preocupación Menor
    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Tree
    [ILDIS]

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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Tree

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Mexico Southeast, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Venezuela

    Inga densiflora Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1996 Alston, A.H.G. [7922], Colombia K001343046
    Jan 1, 1996 Langlassé, E. [63], Colombia K000328516 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1996 Sousa S., M. [12735], Mexico K000563876
    Jan 1, 1996 Triana, J. [s.n.], Colombia K001343048
    Jan 1, 1996 Ramos, J.E. [3372], Colombia K001343085
    Jan 1, 1996 Giraldo-Gensini, J. [683], Colombia K001343047
    Jan 1, 1996 Giraldo-Gensini, J. [689], Colombia K001343049
    Jan 1, 1992 Spruce, R. [4504], Peru K000201077 lectotype
    Jan 1, 1953 Spruce, R. [4504], Peru K000201076 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1867 Spruce, R. [4504], Peru K000201075 Unknown type material
    Pennington, T.D. [13693], Ecuador 29047.811
    Pennington, T.D. [13886], Ecuador 29047.878
    Pennington, T.D. [13358], Costa Rica 56017.000
    Pennington, T.D. [13364], Costa Rica 57458.000
    Pennington, T.D. [13341], Costa Rica 57470.000
    Pennington, T.D. [13365], Costa Rica 57473.000
    Pennington, T.D. [13610], Costa Rica 57642.000
    Pennington, T.D. [13585], Costa Rica 58693.000
    Pennington [13873], Ecuador K001343567
    Zamora, N. [s.n.], Costa Rica 29047.771
    Davidse [20916], Venezuela K001343568
    Aguilar [3698], Costa Rica K001343572
    Pittier [3257], Costa Rica K000082050 isotype
    Jansen-Jacobs [2838], Guyana K001343570
    Acevedo [9086], Peru K001343573
    Evans [2502], Suriname K001343574
    R. Schnell [11478], French Guiana K001343571

    First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 30: 617 (1875)

    Accepted by

    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
    • Hammel, B.E., Grayum, M.H., Herrera & C. & Zamora, N. (eds.) (2010). Manual de plantas de Costa Rica volumen V. Dicotiledóneas (Clusiaceae-Gunneraceae) Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 119: 1-970. 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.
    • Jørgensen, P.M. & León-Yánes, S. (eds.) (1999). Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Ecuador: 1-1181. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.
    • Pennington, T.D. (1997). The genus Inga botany: 1-488. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • 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.
    • D'Arcy, W.G. (1987). Flora of Panama. Checklist and Index. Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 17: 1-328. Missouri Botanical Garden.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. 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.
    • Pennington, T.D. (1997). The genus Inga botany: 1-488. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Stevens, W. D., et al. (2001). Flora de Nicaragua, 85(2)... Missouri Bot. Gard. Press

    Sources

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
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    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/

    International Legume Database and Information Service
    International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
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    © 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 2019. 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

    Neotropikey
    Milliken, W., Klitgard, B. and Baracat, A. (2009 onwards), Neotropikey - Interactive key and information resources for flowering plants of the Neotropics.
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