1. Family: Apocynaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Aspidosperma Mart. & Zucc.
      1. Aspidosperma excelsum Benth.

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

    [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. 50 - 500 m.; Amazonia, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Pacífico.
    Habit
    Arbolito, árbol
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Brazil North, Colombia, Costa Rica, French Guiana, Guyana, Panamá, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela

    Aspidosperma excelsum Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2014 Rodriguez, A.P. [8366], Brazil K000662412
    Milliken, W. [2228], Brazil K000988552
    Schomburgk, R.H. [468], Guyana K000587685 Unknown type material
    Schomburgk, R.H. [468], Guyana K000975141 isotype
    Mar 1, 2007 Sasaki, D. [1098], Mato Grosso Aspidosperma nitidum K000447735
    Sep 1, 1997 Ribeiro, J.E.L.S. [1699], Brazil Aspidosperma nitidum K000988574
    Ducke, A. [24570], Amazonas Aspidosperma nitidum K000587690
    Ducke, A. [24570], Amazonas Aspidosperma nitidum K000587691
    Ducke, A. [1263], Brazil Aspidosperma nitidum K000988576
    Ducke, A. [624], Brazil Aspidosperma nitidum K000988564
    Ducke, A. [1163], Brazil Aspidosperma nitidum K000988565
    Ducke, A. [s.n.], Brazil Aspidosperma nitidum K000988566
    Spruce, R. [1657], Amazonas Aspidosperma nitidum K000587692 Unknown type material
    Krukoff, B.A. [6338], Brazil Aspidosperma nitidum K000988572
    Krukoff, B.A. [6398], Brazil Aspidosperma nitidum K000988573
    Krukoff, B.A. [6224], Brazil Aspidosperma nitidum K000988575
    Krukoff, B.A. [8467], Brazil Aspidosperma nitidum K000988568
    Krukoff, B.A. [8467], Brazil Aspidosperma nitidum K000988569
    Krukoff, B.A. [6843], Brazil Aspidosperma nitidum K000988570
    Krukoff, B.A. [6843], Brazil Aspidosperma nitidum K000988571
    Projeto Flora Cristalino [150], Mato Grosso Aspidosperma nitidum K000447736
    Spruce, R. [1657], Brazil Aspidosperma nitidum K000988567
    Jan 1, 2008 Sasaki, D. [1979], Mato Grosso Aspidosperma marcgravianum K000447887
    Jan 1, 2008 Projeto Flora Cristalino [537], Mato Grosso Aspidosperma marcgravianum K000578965
    Sep 1, 1997 Vicentini, A. [827], Brazil Aspidosperma marcgravianum K000988454
    Jan 1, 1988 Daly, D.C. [5488], Brazil Aspidosperma marcgravianum K000988457
    Jan 1, 1985 Prance, G.T. [24968], Brazil Aspidosperma marcgravianum K000988453
    Krukoff, B.A. [7207], Brazil Aspidosperma marcgravianum K000988455
    Krukoff, B.A. [7207], Brazil Aspidosperma marcgravianum K000988456
    Sasaki, D. [2320], Mato Grosso Aspidosperma marcgravianum K000578969

    First published in J. Bot. (Hooker) 3: 245 (1841)

    Accepted by

    • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (2009). Flora Mesoamericana 4(1): 1-855. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Morales, J.F. (2005). Estudios en las Apocynaceae Neotropicales XIX: La familia Apocynaceae s.str. (Apocynoideae, Rauvolfioideae) de Costa Rica Darwiniana 43: 90-191.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Morales, J.F. (2005). Estudios en las Apocynaceae Neotropicales XIX: La familia Apocynaceae s.str. (Apocynoideae, Rauvolfioideae) de Costa Rica Darwiniana 43: 90-191.

    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 2019. 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 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

    Kew Science Photographs
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