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Taxon: Virola calophylla (Spruce) Warb.

 
Genus: Virola
Family: Myristicaceae
Nomen number: 400361
Place of publication: Nova Acta Acad. Caes. Leop.-Carol. German. Nat. Cur. 68:231. 1897
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 18-Nov-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 18-Nov-2010
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela [Amazonas]
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Acre, Amapa, Amazonas, Mato Grosso, Para, Rondonia, Roraima]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, [Beni, La Paz, Pando] Colombia, Ecuador, [Morona-Santiago, Napo, Pastaza, Sucumbios] Peru [Amazonas, Loreto, Madre de Dios, Puno, Ucayali]


References:

  1. Boggan, J. et al. Checklist of the plants of the Guianas, ed. 2. 1997 (L Guianas ed2)
  2. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  3. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  4. Encarnación, F. Nomenclatura de las especies forestales comunes en el Perú. 1983 (Trees Peru)
  5. Forzza, R. C. et al., coord. Lista de espécies da flora do Brasil (on-line resource). (L Brasil Online)
  6. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. Flora of Ecuador. (F Ecuador)
  7. Hokche, O. et al. Nuevo catálogo de la flora vascular de Venezola. (L Venez ed2)
  8. Killeen, T. J. et al. Guia de arboles de Bolivia. 1993 (Trees Bolivia)
  9. Missouri Botanical Garden W³Tropicos (on-line resource). (TROPICOS)
  10. Spichiger, R. et al. 1989. Los árboles del Arboretum Jenaro Herrera, vol. 1. Moraceae a Leguminosae (Boissiera) 43:159.
  11. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. (F VenGuay)

Check other web resources for Virola calophylla (Spruce) Warb. :

  • 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.
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?400361. Accessed 18 October 2018.