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Taxon: Cochlospermum vitifolium (Willd.) Spreng.

 
Genus: Cochlospermum
Family: Bixaceae
Nomen number: 11020
Place of publication: Syst. veg. 2:596. 1825
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 03-Jan-2005 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Sep-2017
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 19 (4 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • comasuche  (Source: F Guat) - Spanish
  • huevos del burro  (Source: F NGalicia) - Spanish
  • pumpumjuche  (Source: F Guat) - Spanish
  • pumpunjuche  (Source: F Guat) - Spanish
  • rosa amarilla  (Source: F NGalicia) - Spanish
  • tecomasuche  (Source: F Guat) - Spanish
  • tecomasúchil  (Source: F NGalicia) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: boundary/barrier/support (as living fence fide F VenGuay); ornamental (for showy flowers fide F NGalicia)
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [San Luis Potosi, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Campeche, Chiapas, Guerrero, Jalisco, Mexico, Michoacan, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Veracruz, Yucatan]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: West Indies
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil (n.e.)
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll Flora of the Bahama archipelago. (F Bahamas)
  2. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. Flora of Ecuador. (F Ecuador)
  3. Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis. (F PR)
  4. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  5. Poppendieck, H.-H. 1981. Cochlospermaceae Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 27:9-13.
  6. Spellman, D. L. et al. A list of the monocotyledoneae/dicotyledonae of Belize. Rhodora v. 77 & 83. (L Belize)
  7. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  8. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3). (F Nicaragua)
  9. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. (F VenGuay)

Check other web resources for Cochlospermum vitifolium (Willd.) Spreng. :

  • 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.

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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=11020. Accessed 18 October 2018.