Taxon: Stevia rebaudiana (Bertoni) Bertoni

 
Genus: Stevia
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Nomen number: 35581
Place of publication: Anales Ci. Parag. ser. 1, 5:3. 1905
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 22-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: sweetener (source of stevioside, although prohibited in the U.S.A. fide Ency CNatIn)
  • Medicines: source of stevioside (fide Import Medicinal Pl; CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Mato Grosso do Sul, Minas Gerais]
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Paraguay [Amambay, Concepcion]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

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. Andronova, E. A. et al. 1994. The developmental biology of Stevia rebaudiana in vivo and in vitro (Comp Biol Util) 2:179-183.
  3. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  5. Farnsworth, N. R. & D. D. Soejarto Global importance of medicinal plants (unpublished draft manuscript rev. 23, 1988) (Import Medicinal Pl)
  6. Felippe, G. M. 1977. Stevia rebaudiana Bert. a review Ci. & Cult. 29:1240-1248.
  7. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  8. Forzza, R. C. et al., coord. Lista de espécies da flora do Brasil (on-line resource). (L Brasil Online)
  9. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  10. Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. (F ConoSur)
  11. King, R. M. & H. Robinson The genera of the Eupatorieae (Asteraceae). Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 22. 1987 (Gen Eupat)
  12. Lemus-Mondaca, R. et al. 2012. Stevia rebaudiana Bertoni, source of a high-potency natural sweetener: A comprehensive review on the biochemical, nutritional and functional aspects Food Chem. 132:1121-1132.
  13. Leung, A. Y. & S. Foster Encyclopedia of common natural ingredients used in food, drugs, and cosmetics, ed. 2. 1996 (Ency CNatIn)
  14. Mansfeld, R. Die Kulturpflanze, Beiheft 2. (Mansfeld)
  15. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  16. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  17. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  18. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  19. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  20. Soejarto, D. et al. 1983. Potential sweetening agents of plant origin. II. Field search for sweet-tasting Stevia species Econ. Bot. 37:71-79.
  21. Soejarto, D. et al. 1983. Ethnobotanical notes on Stevia Bot. Mus. Leafl. 29:1-25.
  22. Spichiger, R., ed. Flora del Paraguay. (F Parag)
  23. Westphal, E. & P. C. M. Jansen, eds. 1989. A selection (Pl Res SEAs) A:253.

Check other web resources for Stevia rebaudiana (Bertoni) Bertoni :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • 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.

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=35581. Accessed 25 April 2018.