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This species is accepted, and its native range is Colombia to Ecuador. It is used to treat unspecified medicinal disorders, has environmental uses and as animal food.
Lupinus alopecuroides Desr.

[UNAL]

Bernal, R., G. Galeano, A. Rodríguez, H. Sarmiento y M. Gutiérrez. 2017. Nombres Comunes de las Plantas de Colombia. http://www.biovirtual.unal.edu.co/nombrescomunes/

Vernacular
borreguitas, chocho

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 2700 - 4500 m.; Andes.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UPB]

The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

Morphology General Habit
Herb.
Conservation
Not Evaluated.
Ecology
Alt. 2700 - 4500 m.
Distribution
Native from Colombia.

[UPB]
Use Animal Food
Aerial parts eaten by animals (Galvis & Morales 2010).
Use Environmental
Environmental uses (Galvis & Morales 2010).
Use Medicines Unspecified Medicinal Disorders
Medicinal (State of the World's Plants 2016).

Native to:

Colombia, Ecuador

Spanish
Chocho, lupino, borreguitas.

Lupinus alopecuroides Desr. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Pennell, F.W. [9926], Colombia K000845024
Pennell, F.W.; Hazen, T.E. [9926], Colombia K000845024
Colombia K001475803
Colombia K001475804
Colombia K001475805
Ecuador K001475806
Ecuador K001475807
Ecuador K001475808
Ecuador K001475809
Ecuador K001475810
Ecuador K001475811
Ecuador K001475812
Ecuador K001475813
Ecuador K001475814
Ecuador K001475815
Ecuador K001475816
Ecuador K001475817
Colombia K001475818
Ecuador K001475819
Ecuador K001475820
Colombia K001475822
Colombia K001475823
Colombia K001475824
Colombia K001475825

First published in J.B.A.M.de Lamarck, Encycl. 3: 626 (1792)

Accepted by

  • Jørgensen, P.M. & León-Yánes, S. (eds.) (1999). Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Ecuador: 1-1181. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • ColPlantA (2021). "ColPlantA. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.colplanta.org/"

Useful Plants of Boyacá Project

  • GRIN National Genetic Resources Program http://www.ars-grin.gov in The State of the World’s Plants Report–2016. (2016). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew https://stateoftheworldsplants.org/2016/
  • Galvis-Rueda, M., Morales, M.E. (2010). Páramos de Boyacá, Flora representativa. (1st ed.). Tunja Corporación Autónoma Regional de Boyacá.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Jørgensen, P.M. & León-Yánes, S. (eds.) (1999). Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Ecuador: 1-1181. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
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Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Universidad Nacional de Colombia
ColPlantA database
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Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
ColPlantA database
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/