Taxon: Elaeocarpus sphaericus (Gaertn.) K. Schum.

 
Genus: Elaeocarpus
Family: Elaeocarpaceae
Nomen number: 14957
Place of publication: H. G. A. Engler & K. A. E. Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 3(6):5. 1890
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 20-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 20-Mar-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: revegetator (as E. grandis)
  • Materials: beads (fide F Bhutan; F Papua NG)
  • Materials: wood (timber)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Yunnan, Guangxi, Hainan]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bangladesh, India, [Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Maharashtra, Manipur, Nagaland, Sikkim, West Bengal] Nepal
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland]

    Pacific
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: New Caledonia


    Cultivated

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India
    • MALESIA: Singapore

    Pacific
    • NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Palau
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Fiji


    Naturalized

    Pacific
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Samoa


References:

  1. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore de la Nouvelle Caledonie et dependances. (F NCaled)
  2. Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  3. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  4. Press, J. R. et al. Annotated checklist of the flowering plants of Nepal (on-line resource). 2000- (L Nepal Online)
  5. Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. Flora of India. (F India)
  6. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. Flora of Thailand. (F Thailand)
  7. Tirel, C. & J. Raynal 1980. Recherches bibliographiques sur trois especes d'Elaeocarpus (Elaeocarpaceae) (Adansonia) 20:169-177.
  8. Whitmore, T. C. et al., eds. Tree flora of Indonesia, Check list for Kalimantan. (Trees Kalim)
  9. Womersley, J. S., ed. Handbooks of the flora of Papua New Guinea. (F Papua NG)

Check other web resources for Elaeocarpus sphaericus (Gaertn.) K. Schum. :

  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?14957. Accessed 21 June 2018.