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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Trinidad-Tobago and Bolivia. It is has environmental uses and for food.

    [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. 60 - 2800 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Llanura del Caribe, Pacífico, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Valle del Cauca, Valle del Magdalena.
    Habit
    Árbol
    Conservation
    No Evaluada
    [UPB]

    The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

    Distribution
    Native from Colombia.
    Ecology
    Alt. 60 - 2800 m.
    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Tree
    Vernacular
    Cuajiniquil Peludo, Guavo
    [UPB]
    Environmental
    Environmental uses (State of the World's Plants 2016).
    Food
    Food (State of the World's Plants 2016).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Belize, Bolivia, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela

    Introduced into:

    Windward Is.

    Common Names

    Spanish
    Guacuna.

    Inga oerstediana Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2017 Betancur, J. [15609], Colombia K001343142
    Jun 29, 2011 Amith, J. [1374], Mexico K000724749
    Sep 1, 2009 Amith, J. [1106], Mexico K000661620
    Sep 1, 2009 Amith, J. [1106], Mexico K000661621
    Oct 10, 2007 Morales, J.F. [8675], Costa Rica K000654636
    Jun 29, 2006 González, F. [541], Costa Rica K000654633
    Jan 1, 2004 Heath, M. [MA 570], Mexico K000564166
    Jan 26, 2003 Kriebel, R. [2401], Costa Rica K000654634
    Jul 18, 2000 Quesada, F. [535], Costa Rica K000654635
    Jan 1, 1999 Pennington, R.T. [702], Colombia K001343215
    Jan 1, 1996 Atkinson, R. [7], Mexico K000564094
    Jan 1, 1996 Hinton, G.B. [10746], Mexico K000118201
    Jan 1, 1996 Smith, H.H. [27], Colombia K001343164
    Jan 1, 1996 MACQUEEN, D.J. [340], Mexico K000564095
    Jan 1, 1996 Callejas, R. [4879], Colombia K001343159
    Jan 1, 1996 Valdivia Q., P.E. [1413], Mexico K000564099
    Jan 1, 1996 Killip, E.P. [20524], Colombia K000328570 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1996 Killip, E.P. [19777], Colombia K000328571 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1996 Killip, E.P. [19088], Colombia K000328572 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1996 Haught, O. [4268], Colombia K001343160
    Jan 1, 1996 Chazaro B., M. [516], Mexico K000564093
    Jan 1, 1996 Pennington, T.D. [9313], Mexico K000564098
    Jan 1, 1996 Moritz, J.W.K. [1655], Colombia K001343165
    Jan 1, 1996 Triana, J. [492], Colombia K001343161
    Jan 1, 1996 Triana, J. [3727], Colombia K001343162
    Jan 1, 1996 Triana, J. [4467], Colombia K001343163
    Jan 1, 1996 Soto Núñez, J.C. [5226], Mexico K000564090
    Jan 1, 1996 Pérez Farrera, M.A. [2690], Mexico K000564096
    Jan 1, 1953 Hinton, G.B. [10746], Mexico K000118202
    Jan 1, 1953 Hinton, G.B. [10746], Mexico K000118203
    Jan 1, 1953 Hinton, G.B. [10746], Mexico K000118204
    Pennington, T.D. [13362], Costa Rica 29047.728
    Pennington, T.D. [13381], Costa Rica 57462.000
    Pennington, T.D. [13340], Costa Rica 57480.000
    Pennington, T.D. [13401], Honduras 57487.000
    Pennington, T.D. [13586], Costa Rica 58679.000
    Pennington, T.D. [13601], Costa Rica 58691.000
    Pennington, T.D. [13556], Costa Rica 58702.000
    Pennington, T.D. [13708], Ecuador 59217.000
    Pennington, T.D. [13691], Ecuador 59229.000
    Pennington, T.D. [13692], Ecuador 59231.000
    Zuniga, R. [1574], Honduras 63310.000
    Owen, P.E. [14], Costa Rica 58804.000
    Lawrence, A. [273], Honduras 59158.000
    von Türckheim, H. [1214], Guatemala K000082022 isotype
    Calzada, J.I. [JIC-3703], Mexico K000564167
    Martínez S., E.M. [3947], Mexico K000564190
    Martínez S., E.M. [3947], Mexico K000564091
    Moritz, J.W.K. [1635], Colombia K001343146
    Silverstone-Sopkin, P.A. [5882], Colombia K001343145
    Ramos, J.E. [3447], Colombia K001343141
    Soto Núñez, J.C. [5226], Mexico K000564092

    First published in B.Seemann, Bot. Voy. Herald: 117 (1853)

    Accepted by

    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Pérez-Farrera, M.Á., Martínez-Camilo, R., Martínez-Meléndez, N., Farrera-Sarmiento, O. & Maza-Villalobos, S. (2012). Listado florístico del Cerro Quetzal (Polígono III) de la reserva de la biosfera El Triunfo, Chiapas, México Botanical Sciences 90: 113-142.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • 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.
    • Monro, A.K., González, F., Santamaría, D., Chacón, O., Rodríguez, A., Solano, D. Zamora, N. & Correa, M. (2011). A first checklist to the vascular plants of La Amistad International Park (PILA), Costa Rica-Panama Phytotaxa 322: 1-283.
    • 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.
    • Berendsohn, W.G., Gruber, A.K. & Monterrosa Salomón, J. (2009). Nova silva cusatlantica. Árboles nativos e introduciados de El Salvador. Parte 1: Angiospermae - Familias A a L Englera 29-1: 1-438.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • 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.
    • Jørgensen, P.M. & León-Yánes, S. (eds.) (1999). Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Ecuador: 1-1181. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • 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.

    Literature

    Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
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    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Pérez-Farrera, M.Á., Martínez-Camilo, R., Martínez-Meléndez, N., Farrera-Sarmiento, O. & Maza-Villalobos, S. (2012). Listado florístico del Cerro Quetzal (Polígono III) de la reserva de la biosfera El Triunfo, Chiapas, México Botanical Sciences 90: 113-142.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Berendsohn, W.G., Gruber, A.K. & Monterrosa Salomón, J. (2009). Nova silva cusatlantica. Árboles nativos e introduciados de El Salvador. Parte 1: Angiospermae - Familias A a L Englera 29-1: 1-438.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • 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.
    • Pennington, T.D. (1997). The genus Inga botany: 1-488. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
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