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Passiflora quadrangularis (giant granadilla)

Synonyms: Granadilla quadrangularis; Passiflora grandiflora; Passiflora hulletti; Passiflora macrocarpa; Passiflora sulcata; Passiflora tetragona

Wikipedia Abstract

The giant granadilla, barbadine (Trinidad), giant tumbo or badea (Spanish pronunciation: [baˈðe.a]), ටං ටිං ([ tʌŋ tʌIŋ]), Passiflora quadrangularis, produces the largest fruit any species within the genus Passiflora.
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Allergen Potential [1]  Medium-Low
Lifespan [2]  Perennial
Structure [2]  Vine

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Archipelago de Colon Biosphere Reserve 34336011 Galapagos Islands, Ecuador  
Corcovado National Park 115845 Costa Rica  
Piedras Blancas National Park II 34735 Costa Rica  


Agraulis vanillae (gulf fritillary)[3]
Amblypelta lutescens[3]
Anastrepha consobrina[4]
Anastrepha ethalea[4]
Anastrepha limae[4]
Anastrepha pallidipennis[4]
Anastrepha pastranai[4]
Anastrepha pseudoparallela[4]
Artibeus jamaicensis (Jamaican fruit-eating bat)[5]
Aspidiotus destructor (coconut scale)[6]
Ceroplastes cirripediformis (barnacle scale)[6]
Daubentonia madagascariensis (aye-aye)[7]
Dione juno (Silver-spotted flabeau)[8]
Dryas iulia (Julia butterfly)[8]
Erechthias heterogramma[8]
Heliconius cydno (Passionflower butterfly)[8]
Heliconius hecale (Golden helicon butterfly)[8]
Josia mononeura[8]
Leontopithecus chrysomelas (golden-headed lion tamarin)[3]
Maconellicoccus hirsutus (pink hibiscus mealybug)[6]
Melanerythrus australis (Passionvine Bug)[3]
Opogona regressa[8]
Phyllostomus hastatus (greater spear-nosed bat)[9]
Pseudaonidia trilobitiformis (gingging scale)[6]
Pseudaulacaspis pentagona (mulberry scale)[6]
Pseudautomeris irene[8]
Pseudautomeris salmonea[8]


Caribbean; Oceania;



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1Derived from Allergy-Free Gardening OPALS™, Thomas Leo Ogren (2000)
2USDA Plants Database, U. S. Department of Agriculture
3Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
4Norrbom, A.L. 2004. Fruit fly (Tephritidae) host plant database. Version Nov, 2004.
5Artibeus jamaicensis, Jorge Ortega and Iván Castro-Arellano, MAMMALIAN SPECIES No. 662, pp. 1–9 (2001)
6Ben-Dov, Y., Miller, D.R. & Gibson, G.A.P. ScaleNet 4 November 2009
7Daubentonia madagascariensis, Aleta Quinn and Don E. Wilson, MAMMALIAN SPECIES No. 740, pp. 1–6 (2004)
8HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
9Phyllostomus hastatus, Mery Santos, Luis F. Aguirre, Luis B. Vázquez, and Jorge Ortega, MAMMALIAN SPECIES No. 722, pp. 1–6 (2003)
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