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Taxon: Vanilla planifolia Andrews

 
Genus: Vanilla
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Vanilloideae
Tribe: Vanilleae
Nomen number: 41111
Place of publication: Bot. Repos. 8: t. 538. 1808
Link to protologue:
Comment: authorship of names in this work follows Shenzhen ICN Art. 46.8; there is no internal evidence in the work for any author other than Andrews (fide K. Gandhi, pers. comm. on 7 Aug 2006)
Name Verified on: 07-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 150 (2 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:
  • Food additives:
  • Materials:
  • Medicines: folklore; folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Oaxaca, Quintana Roo, Tabasco, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Martinique, United States [Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, U.S.]
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil


    Cultivated



    Northern America
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave]


    Naturalized

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Panama (only known from Barro Colorado Island and San Blas "probably an indication that it is escaped there")


    Uncertain

    Southern America
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Ecuador (probably Vanilla hartii), Peru (also unconfirmed for Peru's flora by LPeru)


    Other (probably native elsewhere in Central & South America)

References:

  1. Ackerman, J. D. 1995. An orchid flora of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 73.
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  3. Bory, S. et al. 2008. Biodiversity and preservation of vanilla: present state of knowledge. Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 55:551-571.
  4. Bory, S. et al. 2010. Chapter 2. Evolutionary processes and diversification in the genus Vanilla. Vanilla. IN: Medicinal and aromatic plants. Industrial Profiles CRC Press. 15-29.
  5. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45
  6. CITES. Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource).
  7. Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. 1986-1987. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols.
  8. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  9. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  10. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Vanilla+planifolia&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  11. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. 1973-. Flora of Ecuador.
  12. Howard, R. 1974-1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles.
  13. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  14. Lasser, T., ed. 1964-. Flora de Venezuela.
  15. Leung, A. Y. & S. Foster. 1996. Encyclopedia of common natural ingredients used in food, drugs, and cosmetics, ed. 2
  16. Lubinsky, P. et al. 2008. Origins and dispersal of cultivated vanilla (Vanilla planifolia Jacks. [Orchidaceae]). Econ. Bot. 62:127-138.
  17. Mansfeld, R. 1959. Die Kulturpflanze, Beiheft 2.
  18. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  19. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  20. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  21. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  22. Portères, R. 1954. La genre Vanilla et ses espèces. Encycl. Biol. 46:234. Note: = Vanilla fragrans (Salisb.) Oakes
  23. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  24. Soto Arenas, M. A. & R. L. Dressler. 2010. A revision of the Mexican and Central American species of Vanilla Plumier ex Miller with a characterization of their ITS region of the nuclear ribosomal DNA. Lankesteriana 9:285-354.
  25. Westphal, E. & P. C. M. Jansen, eds. 1989. A selection. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) A:270.

Check other web resources for Vanilla planifolia Andrews :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • 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=41111. Accessed 22 September 2019.