Taxon: Passiflora ligularis Juss.

 
Genus: Passiflora
Subgenus: Passiflora
Family: Passifloraceae
Subfamily: Passifloroideae
Tribe: Passifloreae
Nomen number: 26982
Place of publication: Ann. Mus. Hist. Nat. 6:113, t. 40. 1805
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 24-Jan-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-May-2009
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Hilo (HILO)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: beverage base (fide Cornucopia 147.)
  • Human food: fruit (fide Cornucopia 147.)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Colima, Michoacan, Oaxaca, Puebla, Veracruz]

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  4. Facciola, S. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants. 1990 (Cornucopia)
  5. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  6. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  7. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. 1988. Flora of Ecuador. (F Ecuador) 31:110-111.
  8. IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  9. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  10. Nuez, F. et al. 1993. Recolección de especies hortícolas en Ecuador Pl. Genet. Resources Newslett. 96:32.
  11. Pittier, H. F. et al. Catálogo de la flora venezolana. (L Venez)
  12. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  13. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  14. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  15. Ulmer, T. & J. M. MacDougal Passiflora: passionflowers of the world. (Passiflora World) 297-298
  16. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)

Check other web resources for Passiflora ligularis Juss. :

Images:

  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=26982. Accessed 27 April 2018.