Coccocypselum lanceolatum (Ruiz & Pav.) Pers.
  • Syn. Pl.
  • fruta-de-corocochó


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Coccocypselum lanceolatum (Ruiz & Pav.) Pers. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000900159. Accessed on: 29 Oct 2020'

General Information

6. Coccocypselum lanceolatum (Ruiz et Pav.) Pers., Syn. Pl.1: 132 (1805). Condalialanceolata Ruiz et Pav., Fl. Peruv.1: 54 (1798). Holotipo: Perú, Ruiz y Pavón s.n. (probablemente MA). Ilustr.: Steyermark, Fl. Venezuela9: 488, t. 78 (1974).

Por C.M. Taylor.

Coccocypselum canescens Willd. ex Roem. et Schult.

Ramitascanescentes a lanuginosas con la pelosidad adpresa. Hojas 3-9 × 1.5-4 cm,ovadas a lanceoladas, membranáceas a papiráceas al secarse, moderadamente estrigulosas en el haz, densamente lanuginosas a canescentes en el envés, la base ampliamenteobtusa a truncada, el ápice agudo a deltado; nervaduras secundarias 8-12pares, eucamptódromas; pecíolos 5-18 mm, adpreso-canescentes oadpreso-lanuginosos; estípulas 2-6 mm, angostamente triangulares asubuladas, persistentes. Inflorescencias 5-15 mm de diámetro, globosas, con10-20 flores, canescentes a lanuginosas; pedúnculos 0.4-4.5 cm; brácteasexternas generalmente 2, 4-8 mm, elípticas a ovadas, las florales 2-4 mm,liguladas a angostamente triangulares. Flores con el hipanto c. 1 mm, turbinado,densamente seríceo; lobos calicinos 2-3 mm,ligulados a oblanceolados, agudos a obtusos, reflexos; corola en elexterior pilosa a serícea, en el interior glabra excepto pubérula a hírtula enun anillo cerca de la base, el tubo c. 3 mm, los lobos c. 1.2 mm, ligulados, obtusos;anteras c. 1.2 mm; estigmas c. 1 mm. Pedúnculo fructífero similar enlongitud al florífero. Bayas c. 10 mm dediámetro, elipsoidales a subglobosas, seríceas; semillas c. 1 mm dediámetro. Selvas y bosques húmedos. G (von Türckheim II.1244, MO); CR (Lent 1112, MO); P (Croat 69201, MO). 1100-1500 m. (Mesoamérica, Colombia,Venezuela, Guayanas, Ecuador, Perú, Bolivia, Brasil, Paraguay, Argentina.)

Coccocypselum lanceolatum no es común en Mesoamérica, y ha sido confundida conC. aureum.

  • Provided by: [E].Flora Mesoamericana
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    Herbs, prostrate or to 25 cm tall, the stems golden green, pilose, the nodes well spaced. Leaves ovate lanceolate to oblong, often somewhat falcate, 2.0-7.5 cm long, 1-3 cm wide, deltoid, obtuse to occasionally rounded at the apex, basally cuneate or obtuse, occasionally truncate, acute or obtuse, usually slightly in- equilateral, the costa plane or grooved above, plane to prominulous beneath, the lateral veins 8-12, arcuate, chartaceous, densely pilose beneath and above, vel- vety to the touch, often drying olive green, the veins often bearded beneath; petioles 0.3-1.3(-3.5) cm long; stipules mostly persistent, ovate triangular, 5-6 mm long, the awn longer than the body, densely hairy. Inflorescences subsessile or on peduncles 2-3(-5) cm long, 0.1-0.3 cm wide, densely pilose. Flowers sessile, numerous; hypanthium subrotund, ca. 2 mm long, densely hairy, the calycine lobes 4, erect, ovate or oblong, 3(-6) mm long; corolla white, rarely purple, the tube 4-5 mm long, petaloid, pilose outside, glabrous within, the lobes 4, oblong or triangular, ca. 2 mm long; stamens 4, the anthers sessile, attached near the middle of the tube, ovate, ca. 1 mm long; style ca. 2 mm long, the stigmas slender, about the same length as the style. Fruits bright blue, ovoid, to 7 mm in diam., pilose.

  • Provided by: [C].Flora de Panama
    • Source: [
    • 6
    • ]. 

    Habit

    Herbs

  • Provided by: [C].Flora de Panama
    • Source: [
    • 6
    • ]. 

    Distribution

    well distributed throughout Middle America and extends into Brazil and Bolivia.

  • Provided by: [C].Flora de Panama
    • Source: [
    • 6
    • ]. 

    Distribution Map

     
    • Native distribution
    Found in
    • Southern America Brazil Tocantins
    • Alagoas
    • Bahia
    • Ceará
    • Pernambuco
    • Piauá
    • Paraní
    • Rio Grande do Sul
    • Santa Catarina
    • Espirito Santo
    • Minas Gerais
    • Rio de Janeiro
    • São Paulo
    • Brazilia Distrito Federal
    • Goiás
    • Mato Grosso

    Other Local Names

    NameLanguageCountry
    fruta-de-corocochóPortuguese
    piriricaPortuguese
    erva-de-corocochóPortuguese
    fruto-de-corocochóPortuguese
    anilPortuguese

     Information From

    MBG Floras Images
    http://www.tropicos.org/ImageSearch.aspx
    Flora images. Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed on Jun. 2018.
    • A Missouri Botanical Garden
    • B Missouri Botanical Garden
    Flora de Panama
    http://www.tropicos.org/Project/PAC
    Robert E. Woodson, Jr. and Robert W. Schery Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden Vol. 67, No. 4 (1980), pp. ii-xxxiii
    • C Missouri Botanical Garden
    Brazilian Flora 2020 project - Projeto Flora do Brasil 2020
    http://floradobrasil.jbrj.gov.br
    Brazil Flora G (2014): Brazilian Flora 2020 project - Projeto Flora do Brasil 2020. v393.147. Instituto de Pesquisas Jardim Botanico do Rio de Janeiro. Dataset/Checklist. doi:10.15468/1mtkaw
    • D Group Brazil Flora, REFLORA Program
    Flora Mesoamericana
    http://www.mobot.org/MOBOT/fm/
    Gerrit Davidse, Mario Sousa Sánchez, A. O. Chater, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. Instituto de Biología, Missouri Botanical Garden, Natural History Museum (London, England) UNAM, 1994
    • E Missouri Botanical Garden
    Rubiaceae
    • F CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • G CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).