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Taxon: Piper auritum Kunth

 
Genus: Piper
Family: Piperaceae
Nomen number: 312915
Place of publication: F. W. H. A. von Humboldt et al., Nov. gen. sp. 1:45[folio]; 1:54[quarto]. 1816
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 18-Mar-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: flavoring (fide F Cuba; Food Feed Crops US)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • Mexico (s.)

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia


    Cultivated

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba


    Naturalized

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba, Jamaica (natzd.?)


References:

  1. Adams, C. 1972. Flowering plants of Jamaica
  2. Burger, W. C., ed. 1971-. Flora costaricensis.
  3. Callejas, R. 1998. pers. comm. Note: re. Spanish common names
  4. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  5. Facciola, S. 1998. Cornucopia II: a source book of edible plants Note: Kampong Publications
  6. Jardín Botánico Nacional. 1998-. Flora de la República de Cuba
  7. León (J. S. Sauget) & Alain (E. E. Liogier). 1946-1969. Flora de Cuba
  8. Llamas, K. A. 2003. Tropical flowering plants: a guide to identification and cultivation
  9. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  10. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  11. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  12. Ramírez Amezcua, J. M. 2016. Piper commutatum (Piperaceae), the correct name for a widespread species in Mexico and Mesoamerica. Acta Bot. Mex. 116:9-19.
  13. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark. 1946-1976. Flora of Guatemala.
  14. Tebbs, M. C. 1990. Revision of Piper (Piperaceae) in the New World. 2. The taxonomy of Piper section Churumayu. Bull. Brit. Mus. (Nat. Hist.), Bot. 20(2):234.

Check other web resources for Piper auritum Kunth :

  • 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=312915. Accessed 22 July 2019.