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Taxon: Passiflora nitida Kunth

 
Genus: Passiflora
Subgenus: Passiflora
Family: Passifloraceae
Subfamily: Passifloroideae
Tribe: Passifloreae
Nomen number: 313714
Place of publication: F. W. H. A. von Humboldt et al., Nov. gen. sp. 2:103[folio]; 2:130[quarto]. 1817
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 06-Jun-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Jun-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: potential as beverage base; potential as fruit; potential as fruit

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil (n.)
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia, Peru [Loreto]


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. IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  3. Killip, E. P. 1938. The American species of Passifloraceae Publ. Field Mus. Nat. Hist., Bot. Ser. 19:374.
  4. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  5. Pulle, A. A. et al., eds. Flora of Suriname. (F Suriname)
  6. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  7. Ulmer, T. & J. M. MacDougal Passiflora: passionflowers of the world. (Passiflora World) 305-306
  8. Villachica, H. 1996. Frutales y hortalizas promisorios de la amazonia (CoopAmaz) 44:117-121.

Check other web resources for Passiflora nitida Kunth :

  • New World Fruits Database: Online database from Bioversity International
  • 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=313714. Accessed 15 November 2018.