Taxon: Passiflora biflora Lam.

 
Genus: Passiflora
  Subgenus: Decaloba
Family: Passifloraceae
  Subfamily: Passifloroideae
      Tribe: Passifloreae
Nomen number: 26949
Place of publication: Encycl. 3:36. 1789
Name Verified on: 28-Jul-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Jun-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • two-flower passionflower  (Source: Zander ed17) - English
  • zweiblütige Passionsblume  (Source: Zander ed17) - German

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - San Luis Potosi, - Tamaulipas
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Campeche, - Chiapas, - Guerrero, - Hidalgo, - Jalisco, - Michoacan, - Nayarit, - Oaxaca, - Quintana Roo, - Tabasco, - Veracruz
  • Southern America

    • Caribbean: Bahamas
    • Mesoamerica: Belize; Costa Rica; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua; Panama
    • Northern South America: Venezuela
    • Western South America: Colombia; Ecuador

References:

  • Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll Flora of the Bahama archipelago. 1982 (F Bahamas)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  • Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. 1974-1989 (F LAnt)
  • Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75. 1999 (L Ecuador)
  • McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. 1983- (F NGalicia)
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. 1946-1976 (F Guat)
  • Ulmer, T. & J. M. MacDougal Passiflora: passionflowers of the world. 2004 (Passiflora World) 114-115
  • Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. 1943-1980 (F Panama)

Check other web resources for Passiflora biflora Lam. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image