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Taxon: Pfaffia glomerata (Spreng.) Pedersen

 
Genus: Pfaffia
Family: Amaranthaceae
Nomen number: 101557
Place of publication: Darwiniana 14:450. 1967
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 15-Nov-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • corango-sempreviva  (Source: F SCatarin) - Portuguese

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (misidentified as Pfaffia paniculata fide T. M. Pedersen, pers. comm. 1996)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina (n.), Paraguay (possibly)


References:

  1. Burkart, A. E., ed. 1969-. Flora ilustrada de Entre Rios.
  2. Görts-van Rijn, A. R. A., ed. 1986-. Flora of the Guianas.
  3. Pederson, T. M. 1996. pers. comm. Note: re. common names
  4. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  5. Reitz, R., ed. 1965-. Flora ilustrada catarinense.

Check other web resources for Pfaffia glomerata (Spreng.) Pedersen :

  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=101557. Accessed 17 July 2019.