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Taxon: Parkia timoriana (DC.) Merr.

 
Genus: Parkia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Tribe: Mimoseae
Nomen number: 311936
Place of publication: Philipp. J. Sci., C 5:33. 1910
Link to protologue:
Comment: = Parkia javanica auct.
Name Verified on: 28-Oct-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 11 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: vegetable (used as a substitute for P. speciosa fide Kew Bull 1994)
  • Materials: wood

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India [Assam]
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar, Thailand (s.)
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia


References:

  1. Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  3. Fortune Hopkins, H. C. 1994. The Indo-Pacific species of Parkia (Leguminosae : Mimosoideae). Kew Bull. 49:198-204.
  4. Hopkins, H. C. 1983. The taxonomy, reproductive biology and economic potential of Parkia (Leguminosae: Mimosoideae) in Africa and Madagascar. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 87:136. Note: mentions
  5. Nielsen, I. 1980. Notes on Indo-Chinese Mimosaceae. Adansonia sér. 2, 19:340.
  6. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  7. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. 1970-. Flora of Thailand.

Check other web resources for Parkia timoriana (DC.) Merr. :

  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?311936. Accessed 18 August 2019.