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Taxon: Fevillea cordifolia L.

 
Genus: Fevillea
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Tribe: Triceratieae
Nomen number: 16760
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:1013. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 29-Aug-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Aug-2006
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (for livestock fide Names Soukup; D. Decker-Walters, pers. comm. 1998); folklore (for livestock fide Names Soukup; D. Decker-Walters, pers. comm. 1998)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Guerrero]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, Puerto Rico
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela [Apure, Aragua, Carabobo, Delta Amacuro, Federal District, Merida, Miranda, Yaracuy, Zulia]
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Acre, Amazonas, Para, Rondonia]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, [Beni, Cochabamba, La Paz, Santa Cruz] Colombia, [Amazonas, Antioquia, Atlantico, Bolivar, Choco, Cundinamarca, Magdalena, Meta, Putumayo, Vaupes] Ecuador, [Morona-Santiago, Napo, Pastaza, Pichincha] Peru [Amazonas, Huanuco, Loreto, Madre de Dios, San Martin, Ucayali]


    Cultivated

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Central America


References:

  1. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  2. Correa, J. E. & H. Y. Bernal 1991. Especies vegetales promisorias de los paises del Convenio Andres Bello. (Esp Veg Prom) 6:265-270.
  3. Decker-Walters, D. 1998. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  4. Facciola, S. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants. 1990 (Cornucopia)
  5. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  6. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  7. Missouri Botanical Garden W³Tropicos (on-line resource). (TROPICOS)
  8. Robinson, G. L. & R. P. Wunderlin 2005. Revision of Fevillea (Cucurbitaceae: Zanonieae) (Sida) 21:1979-1984.
  9. Soukup, J. Vocabulario de los nombres vulgares de la flora peruana. (Names Soukup) 133.

Check other web resources for Fevillea cordifolia L. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=16760. Accessed 17 November 2018.