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revision of the genus Cinchona (Rubiaceae-Cinchoneae)

by Lennart Andersson

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Published by New York Botanical Garden in Bronx, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cinchona -- Classification.,
  • Erisma -- Classification.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSystematics of Erisma (Vochysiaceae)
    StatementLennart Andersson. Systematics of Erisma (Vochysiaceae) / Maria Lúcia Kawasaki.
    SeriesMemoirs of the New York Botanical Garden,, v. 80-81
    ContributionsKawasaki, Maria Lúcia.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK1 .N525 vol. 80, QK495.C57 .N525 vol. 80
    The Physical Object
    Pagination75, 40 p. :
    Number of Pages75
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL677980M
    ISBN 10089327416X, 0893274178
    LC Control Number97024318

    A description of the genus Cinchona?comprehending the various species of vegetables from which the Peruvian and other barks of a similar quality are taken, illustrated by figures of all the species hitherto discovered, to which is prefixed Professor Vahl's dissertation on this genus, read before the Society of natural history at Copenhagen, also a description, accompanied by . Dictionary entry overview: What does genus Cinchona mean? • GENUS CINCHONA (noun) The noun GENUS CINCHONA has 1 sense. 1. large genus of trees of Andean region of South America having medicinal bark Familiarity information: GENUS CINCHONA used as a .

    Alkaloid, any of a class of naturally occurring organic nitrogen-containing bases. Alkaloids have diverse and important physiological effects on humans and other animals. Well-known alkaloids include morphine, strychnine, quinine, ephedrine, and nicotine. A description of the genus Cinchona, comprehending the various species of vegetables from which the Peruvian and other barks of a similar quality are taken. Illustrated by figures of all the species hitherto discovered. To which is prefixed Professor Vahl's dissertation on this genus, read before the Society of natural history at Copenhagen.

    Carl Linnaeus described the genus based on the species Cinchona officinalis, which is found only in a small region of Ecuador and is of little medicinal significance. [5] [6] Nearly species were later described and named in the genus, but a revision of the genus in identified only 23 distinct species. [4] [7] History Early references.   An Illustration Of The Genus Cinchona: Comprising Descriptions Of All The Official Peruvian Barks [Humboldt, Alexander Von, Laubert, Charles J., Ruiz, Hippolito] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. An Illustration Of The Genus Cinchona: Comprising Descriptions Of All The Official Peruvian BarksAuthor: Alexander Von Humboldt, Charles J. Laubert, Hippolito Ruiz.


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Revision of the genus Cinchona (Rubiaceae-Cinchoneae) by Lennart Andersson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Cinchona (pronounced / s ɪ ŋ ˈ k oʊ n ə / or / s ɪ n ˈ tʃ oʊ n ə /) is a genus of flowering plants in the family Rubiaceae containing at least 23 species of trees and shrubs. All are native to the tropical Andean forests of western South America.A few species are reportedly naturalized in Central America, Jamaica, French Polynesia, Sulawesi, Saint Helena in the South Atlantic, and Clade: Tracheophytes.

: A Revision of the Genus Cinchona (Rubiaceae-Cinchoneae) (Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden, Vol. 80 & 81) w/ Systematics of Erisma (Vochysiaceae) (English, Spanish and Portuguese Edition) (): Lennart Andersson, Maria Lucia Kawasaki: Books. Get this from a library. A revision of the genus Cinchona (Rubiaceae-Cinchoneae).

[Lennart Andersson; Maria Lúcia Kawasaki] Book: All Authors / Contributors: Lennart Andersson; Maria Lúcia Kawasaki. Find more information about: ISBN: X Get this from a library. A revision of the genus Cinchona (Rubiaceae-Cinchoneae). Systematics of Erisma (Vochysiaceae) / Maria Lúcia Kawasaki.

[Lennart Andersson; Maria Lúcia Kawasaki] -- Enth.: A revision of the genus Cinchona (Rubiaceae-Cinchoneae) / Lennart Andersson. Systematics of Erisma (Vochysiaceae) / Maria Lúcia Kawasaki. Cinchona, genus of about 23 species of plants, mostly trees, in the madder family (Rubiaceae), native to the Andes of South America.

The bark of some species contains quinine and is useful against malaria. Learn more about cinchona plants and their history of use against malaria. Cinchona calisaya is a species of shrub or tree in the family Rubiaceae.

It is native to the forests of the eastern slopes of the Andes, where they grow from –3, metres (–10, ft) in elevation in Peru and Bolivia.

References. Reference: Andersson, L. A revision of the genus Cinchona (Rubiaceae-Cinchoneae). Mem. New York Bot. Gard. A REVISION OF THE GENUS CINCHONA (RUBIACEAE-CINCHONEAE), by Lennart Andersson, ISBN X and SYSTEMATICS OF ERISMA (VOCHYSIACEAE), by Maria Lucia Kawasaki, ISBNVolumes References: Andersson, L.

A revision of the genus Cinchona (Rubiaceae-Cinchoneae). Mem. New York Bot. Gard. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. Flora of. dehiscence.

Consequently he described a new genus, Cinchonopsis, for one species previously placed in Cinchona based on its capsule dehiscence. With more extensive ingroup sampling (but small outgroups) and still based on morphological evidence, he later confirmed monophyly of Cinchona (Andersson, a), Joosia (Andersson, b) and.

The genus Cinchona comprises 23 species of tropical evergreen trees and shrubs, which are distributed from Costa Rica to Bolivia. pubescens grows at altitudes between and m. Andersson, L.

Revision of the genus Cinchona (Rubiace ae-Cinchoneae). Memoirs of the New York Botani cal Garden 1 – Andersson, L. and C. Perss on.

Andersson L. A revision of the genus Cinchona (Rubiaceae--Cinchoneae). Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden Recent botanical explorations in western tropical South America provide new documentation of Joosia H.

Karst., which has clarified some species identities and discovered some new species. Eighteen species are recognized here, with J. umbellifera H. Karst. circumscribed more narrowly than in previous taxonomies and J. panamensis Dwyer and J.

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A Revision of the Genus Cinchona (Rubiaceae-Cinchoneae. Lennart Andersson. 01 Sep Hardback. unavailable. Notify me. Implementing Virtual Design and. Plantations of several species of Cinchona are still present throughout the Andes. Cinchona succirubra was introduced by man in the Galapagos Islands, and has become an agressive invasor of the natural vegetation of these islands.

Number of species: References: L. Andersson, A revision of the genus Cinchona (Rubiaceae-Cinchoneae). Mem. Title. A description of the genus Cinchona. Lambert, Aylmer Bourke, Type.

Book Publication info. London: Printed for B. and J. White, at Horace's Head, Fleet-Street Andersson, L. () A revision of the Genus Cinchona (Rubiaceae-Cinchoneae). Memoirs of the New York Bot. Garden, Volume Acosta Solís, M. () Hábitat y distribución de las Cinchonas en el Ecuador.

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The cinchona trees are considered to yield the maximum of alkaloids at six to nine years of age. The bark of the trunk and roots is removed; the latter is used mostly in the manufacture of quinine. Effort has been made to adopt the spelling Chinchona, although Linnaeus, in founding the genus, used only one h: see.

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