1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Mikania Willd.
      1. Mikania psilostachya DC.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Panama to S. Tropical America, Trinidad-Tobago. It is used to treat unspecified medicinal disorders.

    [UPB]

    The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

    Habit
    Creeper.
    Ecology
    Alt. 1500 - 4000 m.
    Distribution
    Native from Colombia.
    [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. 10 - 1200 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Llanura del Caribe, Orinoquia, Pacífico, Valle del Magdalena.
    Habit
    Trepadora
    Conservation
    No Evaluada
    [UPB]
    Unspecified Medicinal Disorders
    Medicinal (Instituto Humboldt 2014).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Panamá, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela

    Mikania psilostachya DC. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Sep 1, 2012 Gardner [3272], Goiás K000958189
    Sep 1, 2012 Gardner [3272], Goiás K000958188
    Sep 1, 2012 Gardner [4228], Goiás K000958191 Unknown type material
    Sep 1, 2012 Gardner [4228], Goiás K000958190 Unknown type material
    Sep 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [2421], Ceará K000054268
    Jan 1, 2009 Sasaki, D. [1943], Mato Grosso K000579645
    Mar 1, 1998 Souza, V.C. [16088], Brazil K000946084
    Mar 1, 1998 Souza, V.C. [15798], Brazil K000946086
    Mar 1, 1998 Ivanauskas, N.M. [1630], Brazil K000946085
    Dec 1, 1997 Santos, T.R. [PCD5649], Bahia K000052751
    Dec 1, 1997 Santos, T.R. [PCD5649], Bahia K000052752
    Jul 1, 1993 Spruce, R. [2204], Brazil K001062018
    Jul 1, 1993 Spruce, R. [2204], Brazil K001062019
    Jun 1, 1993 Salzmann, P. [11], Bahia K000052749 isosyntype
    Jun 1, 1993 Salzmann, P. [11], Bahia K000052750 isosyntype
    Aug 1, 1992 Krapovickas, A. [42984], Brazil K000925962
    Jan 1, 1990 Silva, E.L.S. [695], Brazil K000925974
    Jan 1, 1987 Wurdack, J.J. [43377], Venezuela K000925956
    Jan 1, 1986 Prance, G.T. [29988], Brazil K000925957
    Jul 1, 1985 Ferreira, C.A.C. [5521], Brazil K000925953
    Feb 1, 1982 Heringer, E.P. [4696], Brazil K000925967
    Jan 1, 1980 Mori, S.A. [11429], Bahia K000052753
    Jan 1, 1973 Irwin, H.S. [35020], Brazil K000925971
    Jan 1, 1972 Irwin, H.S. [26054], Brazil K000925982
    Jan 1, 1969 Prance, G.T. [9992], Brazil K000925975
    Jan 1, 1969 Prance, G.T. [9907], Brazil K000925976
    Jan 1, 1968 Pabst, G. [8784], Brazil K000925969
    Jan 1, 1967 Pires, J.M. [52074], Brazil K000925961
    Jan 1, 1966 Irwin, H.S. [11941], Brazil K000925972
    Jan 1, 1964 Irwin, H.S. [5205], Brazil K000925968
    Jul 1, 1963 Lanna Sobrinho, J.P. [312], Brazil K000925954
    Jan 1, 1851 Spruce, R. [806], Brazil K001062020
    Philcox, D. [4081], Brazil K000925963
    Philcox, D. [4600], Brazil K000925964
    Onishi, E. [868], Brazil K000925965
    Martius [700], Brazil K000925977
    Ule, E. [5408], Brazil K000925955
    Gardner, G. [2421], Ceará K000054269
    Warming [748], Brazil K000925981
    Claussen [s.n.], Brazil K000925980
    Smith, D. [113], Brazil K000925966
    Kirkbride, J.H. Jr. [2932], Brazil K000925979
    Glaziou, A. [21644], Brazil K000925973
    Glaziou [10969], Brazil K000925978
    s.coll. [232], Brazil K000925958
    s.coll. [237], Brazil K000925959
    s.coll. [237], Brazil K000925960
    s.coll. [232], Brazil K000925970
    Burchell [6930], Brazil K000955525
    Burchell [6560], Brazil K000955526
    Spruce, R. [s.n.], Brazil K001062021
    Aug 1, 2006 Prance, G.T. [29468], Brazil Mikania rotunda K000946162
    Prance, G.T. [29468], Brazil Mikania rotunda K000946161
    Ratter, J.A. [3078], Brazil Mikania psilostachya var. scabra K000946087
    Ule, E. [9888], Brazil Mikania psilostachya var. scabra K000946088
    Schomburgk [480], Guyana Mikania psilostachya var. racemulosa K000500110

    First published in Prodr. 5: 190 (1836)

    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

    Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
    • Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humbodlt (2014). Plantas alimenticias y medicinales nativas de Colombia. 2567 registros, aportados por: Castellanos, C. (Contacto del recurso), Valderrama, N. (Creador del recurso, Autor), Castro, C. (Proveedor de metadatos), Bernal, Y. (Autor), García, N. (Autor). Versión 11.0. http://i2d.humboldt.org.co/ceiba/resource.do?r=ls_colombia_magnoliophyta_2014

    Sources

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    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/

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. 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

    Kew Science Photographs
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
    ColPlantA database
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0