1. Family: Malvaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Theobroma L.
      1. Theobroma grandiflorum (Willd. ex Spreng.) K.Schum.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Venezuela to N. Bolivia.

    Images

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Brazil North, Guyana, Honduras, Venezuela

    Introduced into:

    Trinidad-Tobago, Windward Is.

    Theobroma grandiflorum (Willd. ex Spreng.) K.Schum. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1964 Burchell [9375], Para K000381050 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1964 Schomburgk, R.H. [s.n.], Guyana K000381051
    Feb 1, 1963 s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K001213383
    Schultes, R.E. [9204], Brazil K001213370
    Krukoff, B.A. [1274], Brazil K001213371
    Archer, W.A. [7549], Brazil K001213384
    Baker, C.F. [62], Brazil K001213385
    Fróes, R.L. [21556], Brazil K001213379
    Balée, W.L. [1164], Brazil K001213375
    Sandeman, C. [2233], Brazil K001213380
    Sandeman, C. [2233], Brazil K001213381
    Prance, G.T. [30493], Brazil K001213369
    Anderson, A.B. [1128], Brazil K001213386
    Glaziou, A. [9643], Brazil K001213376
    Wickham, H.A. [s.n.], Brazil K001213382
    Spruce [1822], Brazil K001213374
    s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K001213377
    Burchell [9467], Brazil K001213378
    Spruce, R. [1822], Brazil K001213372
    Spruce, R. [s.n.] K001213373

    First published in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 12(3): 76 (1886)

    Accepted by

    • 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.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.
    • 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.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • 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.
    • 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.

    Sources

    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