Homalium racemosum

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Taxonavigation: Malpighiales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Malpighiales

Familia: Salicaceae
Tribus: Homalieae
Genus: Homalium
Species: Homalium racemosum



Homalium racemosum Jacq., Enum. Syst. Pl.: 5, 24 (1760)

  • Typus: Jacquin (Holotypus: apparently not preserved fide Applequist 2013: 56).
  • Type locality: Martinica in pratensibus ad ostium fluminis dicti Capot[Martinique. Mouth of the river Capot]; specified in Select. Stirp. Amer. Hist.: 170, t. 183, f. 72 (1763).




Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southwest, Mexico Southeast
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional: Central America
      • Belize, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • Regional: Caribbean
      • Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, Leeward Is. (Antigua-Barbuda, Guadeloupe), Puerto Rico, Trinidad-Tobago, Windward Is. (Dominica, Martinique)
    • Regional: Northern South America
      • French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • Regional: Western South America
      • Bolivia, Colombia, Peru
    • Regional: Brazil
      • Brazil West-Central (Mato Grosso), Brazil Northeast (Maranhão), Brazil North (Acre, Amazonas, Amapá, Pará, Roraima)

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


  • Bolivian occurrence is represented by P.F. Foster & N. Ritter 75 (collected in Velasco, Santa Cruz, alt. 205 m, 11 September 1995; deposited in USZ [see Tropicos record(GBIF)]).
  • Sleumer (1980) cites Pohl 2320 (deposited in W) as an occurrence in Goiás (Brazil West-Central) which Marquete & Medeiros (2022) do not recognize.



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Vernacular names

español: Palo Amarillo (Steyermark 1952)