Taxon: Cinchona pitayensis (Wedd.) Wedd.

 
Genus: Cinchona
Family: Rubiaceae
Subfamily: Cinchonoideae
Tribe: Cinchoneae
Nomen number: 10569
Place of publication: Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot. sér. 3, 11:269. 1849
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 18-May-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • quineira  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia (s.), Ecuador


References:

  1. Acosta-Solis, M. 1947. Cinchonas del Ecuador 145, 157.
  2. Andersson, L. 1998. A revision of the genus Cinchona (Rubiaceae-Cinchoneae) Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 80:42.
  3. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  4. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  5. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. Flora of Ecuador. (F Ecuador)
  6. Mansfeld, R. Die Kulturpflanze, Beiheft 2. (Mansfeld)

Check other web resources for Cinchona pitayensis (Wedd.) Wedd. :

  • 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.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=10569. Accessed 19 June 2018.