Taxon: Artocarpus hirsutus Lam.

 
Genus: Artocarpus
  Subgenus: Artocarpus
Family: Moraceae
      Tribe: Artocarpeae
Nomen number: 317887
Place of publication: Encycl. 3:210. 1789 "hirsuta"
Name Verified on: 16-Dec-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 02-Nov-2006
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Hilo (HILO)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of breadfruit (based on affinities to Artocarpus altilis fide Syst Bot 35:775-776. 2005)
  • Materials: wood (fide Wealth India RM 1:125. 1948; J Arn Arb 40:359. 1959)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India - Kerala, - Maharashtra, - Tamil Nadu, - Karnataka

References:

  • Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India 1948. The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials. Delhi. 1948-1976 (Wealth India RM) 1:124.
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Jarrett, F. M. 1959. Studies in Artocarpus and allied genera, III. A revision of Artocarpus subgenus Artocarpus (cont.) J. Arnold Arbor. 40:358-360.
  • Kunkel, G. Plants for human consumption. 1984 (L Edible Pl)
  • Nicolson, D. H. et al. 1988. An interpretation of Van Rheede's Hortus Malabaricus Regnum Veg. 119:183.
  • Parrotta, J. A. Healing plants of peninsular India. 2001 (Healing Pl India)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Watson, J. F. Index to the native and scientific names of Indian and other eastern economic plants and products. 1868 (Names Watson)
  • Zerega, N. J. C. et al. 2010. Phylogeny and recircumscription of Artocarpeae (Moraceae) with a focus on Artocarpus Syst. Bot. 35:766-782.
  • Zerega, N. J. C. et al. 2010. Phylogeny and recircumscription of Artocarpeae (Moraceae) with a focus on Artocarpus Syst. Bot. 35:766-782.

Check other web resources for Artocarpus hirsutus Lam. :

  • 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.