Data about <i>Theobroma cacao</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Theobroma cacao</i>
Introduced range includes
Additional detail Puerto Rico USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail U. S. Virgin Islands USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
  • Geographic distribution
    A description of the geographic distribution, or range, of the taxon. Includes descriptions of global, regional, or political aspects of range and whether the taxon is native or introduced in portions of the range and endemicity.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/ontology/voc/SPMInfoItems#Distribution
Geographic distribution
Additional detail Asia - China - Hainan Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Yunnan Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Belize Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Belize - Cayo Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Belize - Stann Creek Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Costa Rica - Cartago Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Costa Rica - Puntarenas Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - El Salvador Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Guatemala Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Guatemala - Retalhuleu Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Guatemala - Suchitepéquez Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Honduras Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Campeche Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Chiapas Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Colima Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Guerrero Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Michoacán Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Oaxaca Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Tabasco Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Veracruz Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Yucatan Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Panama Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Panama Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Panama - Bocas del Toro Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Panama - Canal Area Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Panama - Darién Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Panama - Herrera Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Panama - Panamá Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Panama - Veraguas Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Bolivia Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Bolivia - Beni Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Bolivia - Cochabamba Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Bolivia - La Paz Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Bolivia - Santa Cruz Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Brazil Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Brazil - Amazonas Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Colombia Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Colombia - Amazonas Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Colombia - Antioquia Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Colombia - Caquetá Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Colombia - Magdalena Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Colombia - Meta Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Colombia - Valle del Cauca Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Ecuador Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Ecuador - Los Ríos Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Ecuador - Morona-Santiago Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Ecuador - Napo Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Ecuador - Sucumbíos Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - French Guiana Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Guyana Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Peru Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Peru Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Peru - Junín Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Peru - Loreto Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Suriname Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Amazonas Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Aragua Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Barinas Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Bolívar Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Delta Amacuro Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Miranda Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Monagas Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Mérida Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Táchira Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Yaracuy Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Zulia Missouri Botanical Garden  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Theobroma cacao</i>
Wood density
Additional detail 0.41 g/cm^3 Global Wood Density Database  
Additional detail 0.43 g/cm^3 Global Wood Density Database  
  • Plant growth habit
    The general growth form of a plant - its size and branching - also its woodiness. Some plants have different growth habits depending on environment or location, so a plant can have more than one value.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/PlantHabit
Plant growth habit
Additional detail tree
  • tree
    Perennial, woody plant with a single stem (trunk), normally greater than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height; under certain environmental conditions, some tree species may develop a multi-stemmed or short growth form (less than 4 meters or 13 feet in height).
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/tree
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  

Ecology

Data about <i>Theobroma cacao</i>
Habitat
Additional detail administrative region Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail bay Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail bay Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail coast
  • coast
    The general region of indefinite width that extends from the sea inland to the first major change in terrain features.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000303
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail cultivated habitat
  • cultivated habitat
    A geographical feature modified by humans by the preparation of the land, usually for the purposes of growing crops.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000113
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail drainage basin
  • drainage basin
    A regions or area bounded by drainage divides and occupied by a drainage system; specifically the tract of country that gathers water originating as precipitation and contributes it to a particular stream channel or system of channels, or to a lake, reservoir, or other body of water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000291
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail forest
  • forest
    An area with a high density of trees. A small forest may be called a wood.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000111
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail mountain
  • mountain
    A landform that extends above the surrounding terrain in a limited area. A mountain is generally steeper than a hill, but there is no universally accepted standard definition for the height of a mountain or a hill although a mountain usually has an identifiable summit and a local relief of more than 300m.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000081
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail national park
  • national park
    A reserve of land, usually, but not always declared and owned by a national government, protected from most human development and pollution. National parks are a protected area of IUCN category II.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000367
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail non-marine IRMNG  
Additional detail non-marine IRMNG  
Additional detail plantation
  • plantation
    An intentional planting of a crop, on a large scale, usually for uses other than cereal production or pasture. The term is currently most often used for plantings of trees and shrubs. The term tends also to be used for plantings maintained on economic bases other than that of subsistence farming.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000117
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail protected area
  • protected area
    An area of land and/or a body of water especially dedicated to the protection and maintenance of biological diversity, and of natural and associated cultural resources, and managed through legal or other effective means.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000358
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail swamp
  • swamp
    A wetland that features permanent inundation of large areas of land by shallow bodies of water, generally with a substantial number of hummocks, or dry-land protrusions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000233
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail tropical Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail wood Environments - EOL project  
  • interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWithreverse
interacts with
Additional detail Ascotricha chartarum GloBI  
Additional detail Cochliobolus lunatus GloBI  
Additional detail Eurotium herbariorum GloBI  
Additional detail Fission Yeast GloBI  
Additional detail Fusarium oxysporum GloBI  
Additional detail Giant African Snail GloBI  
Additional detail Gibberella avenacea GloBI  
Additional detail Gibberella pulicaris GloBI  
Additional detail Khuskia oryzae GloBI  
Additional detail Lirimiris meridionalis GloBI  
Additional detail Talaromyces luteus GloBI  
  • has predator
    is consumed for energetic or other nutritional needs (by another organism)
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/HasPredator
has predator
Additional detail Acraea rogersi GloBI  
Additional detail Acraea zetes GloBI  
Additional detail Blue Nawab GloBI  
Additional detail Coeliades chalybe GloBI  
Additional detail Coeliades forestan GloBI  
Additional detail Jamides celeno GloBI  
Additional detail Mylothris yulei GloBI  
Additional detail Nacaduba GloBI  
Additional detail Nacaduba berenice GloBI  
Additional detail Painted Jezebel GloBI  
Additional detail Theope foliorum GloBI  
Additional detail Theritas hemon GloBI  
Elevation max
Additional detail 1,800 m Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  
median Additional detail 280 m Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  

Life History and Behavior

Data about <i>Theobroma cacao</i>
Life cycle habit
Additional detail perennial
  • perennial
    Of plant duration, a plant whose life span extends over more than two growing seasons, c.f. annual, biennial, ephemeral, of flowering with respect to architecture, hapaxanthic, monocarpic, pleonanthic
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/perennial
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  

Conservation

Data about <i>Theobroma cacao</i>
Extinction status
Additional detail extant IRMNG  
Additional detail extant IRMNG  

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