Taxon: Passiflora morifolia Mast.

 
Genus: Passiflora
  Subgenus: Decaloba
Family: Passifloraceae
  Subfamily: Passifloroideae
      Tribe: Passifloreae
Nomen number: 312874
Place of publication: C. F. P. von Martius, Fl. bras. 13(1):555. 1872
Name Verified on: 31-Jul-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Jun-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)
  • Human food: fruit (fide Dict Gard; L Edible Pl, as P. warmingii)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil - Mato Grosso, - Minas Gerais, - Rio Grande do Sul, - Sao Paulo
    • Mesoamerica: Guatemala
    • Northern South America: Venezuela - Aragua
    • Southern South America: Argentina - Cordoba, - Chaco, - Corrientes, - Formosa, - Jujuy, - Misiones, - Salta, - Santiago del Estero, - Tucuman; Paraguay
    • Western South America: Bolivia; Colombia; Ecuador - Guayas; Peru - Cuzco

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  • Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. 1988. Flora of Ecuador. 1973- (F Ecuador) 31:31.
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • MacDougal, J. M. 1994. Revision of Passiflora subgenus Decaloba section Pseudodysosmia (Passifloraceae) Syst. Bot. Monogr. 41:102.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Ulmer, T. & J. M. MacDougal Passiflora: passionflowers of the world. 2004 (Passiflora World) 141-142
  • Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74. 1996, 1999 (L Argent)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Passiflora morifolia Mast. :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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.