1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Inga Mill.
      1. Inga punctata Willd.

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

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    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Tree
    Vernacular
    Acotope, Caspiro, Cerel, Cuajiniquil, Cuajiniquil Blanco, Guama, Guamo Caraota, Guava Negra, Nacaspiro, Paterno, Pepeto, Pepeto Negro
    [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. 0 - 2780 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]

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    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Tree

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela

    Inga punctata Willd. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Sep 9, 2011 Amith, J. [1496], Mexico K000764849
    Jan 1, 2009 Zappi, D.C. [1375], Mato Grosso K000579820
    Jan 1, 2009 Zappi, D.C. [1392], Mato Grosso K000579819
    Dec 11, 2008 González, L. [1735], Costa Rica K000654617
    Jun 29, 2006 González, J. [548], Costa Rica K000654613
    Dec 9, 2004 Solano, D. [1631], Costa Rica K000654612
    Jan 1, 2002 Döbbeler, P. [892], Costa Rica K000654616
    Jan 1, 1999 Salas M., S.H. [2514], Mexico K000563917
    Jan 1, 1999 Perret, C. [746], Mexico K000563915
    Jan 1, 1998 Martínez S., E.M. [31228], Mexico K000563916
    Jan 1, 1997 Martínez S., E.M. [M-26269], Mexico K000563918
    Jan 1, 1996 Dawe, M.T. [82], Colombia K001343076
    Jan 1, 1996 Smith, A.C. [2480] K000876683
    Jan 1, 1996 Schultes, R.E. [5312], Colombia K001343078
    Jan 1, 1996 Burchell [9263], Brazil K000876680
    Jan 1, 1996 Lehmann [7808], Colombia K001343071
    Jan 1, 1996 Lehmann, F.C. [5751], Colombia K000328522 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1996 Lehmann, F.C. [662], Colombia K000328523 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1996 Smith, H.H. [310], Colombia K001343075
    Jan 1, 1996 MACQUEEN, D.J. [480], Mexico K000563943
    Jan 1, 1996 Andre, E. [785], Colombia K001343081
    Jan 1, 1996 Spruce, R. [1787], Brazil K000328391
    Jan 1, 1996 Spruce, R. [1787], Brazil K000328392
    Jan 1, 1996 Spruce, R. [1755], Brazil K000328393
    Jan 1, 1996 Spruce, R. [1755], Brazil K000328394
    Jan 1, 1996 Ule, E. [5545], Amazonas K000876681
    Jan 1, 1996 Callejas, R. [4930], Colombia K001343073
    Jan 1, 1996 Matuda, E. [1915], Mexico K000563945
    Jan 1, 1996 Bourgeau, E. [2043], Mexico K000563930
    Jan 1, 1996 Bourgeau, E. [2320], Mexico K000563927
    Jan 1, 1996 Krukoff, B.A. [5744], Acre K000876682
    Jan 1, 1996 Britton, N.L. [1627], Trinidad & Tobago K000328309 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1996 Schlim, L. [152], Colombia K001343092
    Jan 1, 1996 Seemann [406], Panama K000328520
    Jan 1, 1996 Seemann [406], Panama K000328521
    Jan 1, 1996 Hahn, L. [s.n.], Mexico K000563928
    Jan 1, 1996 Egler, W.A. [46078], Amapá K000876693
    Jan 1, 1996 Barkley, F.A. [s.n.], Colombia K001343066
    Jan 1, 1996 Torres C., R. [2517], Mexico K000563924
    Jan 1, 1996 Tenorio L., P. [11164], Mexico K000563932
    Jan 1, 1996 Tenorio L., P. [2515], Mexico K000563941
    Jan 1, 1996 Thomas, W.W. [5502], Colombia K001343074
    Jan 1, 1996 Prance, G.T. [5598], Rondônia K000876684
    Jan 1, 1996 Prance, G.T. [5467], Rondônia K000876685
    Jan 1, 1996 Prance, G.T. [2313], Amazonas K000876687
    Jan 1, 1996 Martínez S., E.M. [17624], Mexico K000563923
    Jan 1, 1996 Martínez S., E.M. [18123], Mexico K000563942
    Jan 1, 1996 Martínez S., E.M. [17624], Mexico K000564187
    Jan 1, 1996 Martínez S., E.M. [18123], Mexico K000564188
    Jan 1, 1996 Martínez S., E.M. [17569], Mexico K000563919
    Jan 1, 1996 Martínez S., E.M. [17633], Mexico K000563920
    Jan 1, 1996 Martínez S., E.M. [17793], Mexico K000563921
    Jan 1, 1996 Martínez S., E.M. [17554], Mexico K000563922
    Jan 1, 1996 Martínez S., E.M. [25174], Mexico K000563925
    Jan 1, 1996 Martínez S., E.M. [25174], Mexico K000563926
    Jan 1, 1996 Martínez S., E.M. [25236], Mexico K000563936
    Jan 1, 1996 Martínez S., E.M. [22689], Mexico K000563937
    Jan 1, 1996 Martínez S., E.M. [25231], Mexico K000563938
    Jan 1, 1996 Martínez S., E.M. [25236], Mexico K000563981
    Jan 1, 1996 Rabelo, B.V. [2791], Amapá K000876677
    Jan 1, 1996 Holton, L.F. [1001], Colombia K001343072
    Jan 1, 1996 Sousa S., M. [5588], Mexico K000563947
    Jan 1, 1996 Sousa S., M. [12528], Mexico K000563946
    Jan 1, 1996 Sousa S., M. [13121], Mexico K000563931
    Jan 1, 1996 Mexia, Y. [9258], Mexico K000563933
    Jan 1, 1996 Forero, E. [6407], Acre K000876686
    Jan 1, 1996 Sandeman, C.A.W. [5545], Colombia K001343065
    Jan 1, 1996 Sandeman, C.A.W. [135], Colombia K001343070
    Jan 1, 1996 Byron [313], Amazonas K000876679
    Jan 1, 1996 Sanderman, C. [2230], Amazonas K000876695
    Jan 1, 1996 van Dulmen, A. [339], Colombia K001343079
    Jan 1, 1996 Ramos, J.E. [1023], Colombia K001343067
    Jan 1, 1996 Ramos, J.E. [4530], Colombia K001343068
    Jan 1, 1996 Ton, A.M. [6601], Mexico K000563944
    Jan 1, 1996 Williams, Ll. [8991], Mexico K000563948
    Jan 1, 1996 Castillo C., G. [1646], Mexico K000563935
    Jan 1, 1996 Wijninga, V. [552], Colombia K001343069
    Jan 1, 1996 Triana. J. [472], Colombia K001343077
    Jan 1, 1996 Triana. [469], Colombia K001343080
    Jan 1, 1991 Martínez S., E.M. [19257], Mexico K000563934
    Jan 1, 1991 Cedillo Trigos, R. [3851], Mexico K000563939
    Jan 1, 1990 Grayum, M. [8052], Costa Rica K000654615
    Dec 17, 1989 Chávez, C. [30], Costa Rica K000654614
    Jan 1, 1987 Hernández G., H. [1159], Mexico K000564175
    Jan 1, 1984 Strudwick, J.J. [3269], Pará K000876676
    Jan 1, 1983 Calzada, J.I. [02354], Mexico K000564315
    Jan 1, 1983 Tenorio L., P. [3546], Mexico K000563940
    Jan 1, 1982 Calzada, J.I. [2836], Mexico K000564179
    Jan 1, 1982 Prance, G.T. [7201], Amazonas K000876688
    Jan 1, 1982 Prance, G.T. [5467], Rondônia K000876691
    Jan 1, 1982 Prance, G.T. [5598], Rondônia K000876692
    Jan 1, 1982 Forero, E. [6382], Acre K000876689
    Jan 1, 1982 Chimal, A. [534], Mexico K000564307
    May 1, 1981 Calzada, J.I. [1807], Mexico K000564177
    Jan 1, 1979 Sousa S., M. [3065], Mexico K000564178
    Pennington, R.T. [121], Bolivia 47602.000
    Pennington, R.T. [102], Bolivia 54704.000
    Pennington, T.D. [12510], Peru 55742.000
    Pennington, T.D. [13351], Costa Rica 56016.000
    Pennington, T.D. [13363], Costa Rica 57465.000
    Pennington, T.D. [13422], Guatemala 57476.000
    Pennington, T.D. [13373], Costa Rica 57481.000
    Pennington, T.D. [13813], Ecuador 59219.000
    Pennington, T.D. [13759], Ecuador 59227.000
    Pennington, T.D. [13814], Ecuador 62832.000
    Vargas [5905], Ecuador K001343532
    Pennington [13679], Honduras K001343527
    Pennington [13434], Guatemala K001343528
    Zamora, N. [s.n.], Costa Rica 58928.000
    Ule, E. [9430], Amazonas K000876694
    Krukoff, B.A. [1056], Pará K000876690
    Fuchs, H.P. [22058], Colombia K001343128
    Monro [3064], El Salvador K001343525
    Monro [1420], Belize K001343526
    Jansen-Jacobs [2917], Guyana K001343522
    Solano, D. [3523], Costa Rica K000654618
    Vasquez [32942], Peru K001343531
    Silveira, M. [1215], Acre K000876678
    Martínez C., Gpe. [1348], Mexico K000564176
    Martínez Pérez, D. [1], Mexico K000564174
    Parada [1641], Bolivia K001289777
    da Silva Costa [274], Brazil K001343523
    Estrada [5359], Costa Rica K001343524
    Macqueen [67], Nicaragua K001343529
    Amith [1496], Mexico K001343530
    Meier [11295], Venezuela K001343533
    Rudolf [1287], Panama K001343534
    Pennington, R.T. [12], Bolivia Inga strigillosa 53785.000
    Pennington, T.D. [12557], Peru Inga strigillosa 55613.000

    First published in Sp. Pl., ed. 4, 4: 1016 (1806)

    Accepted by

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