Taxon: Falcataria moluccana (Miq.) Barneby & J. W. Grimes

 
Genus: Falcataria
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Tribe: Ingeae
Nomen number: 405168
Place of publication: Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 74(1):255. 1996
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 01-May-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 28-Jun-2002
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: agroforestry (fide Mem NYBG 74:256. 1996)
  • Environmental: revegetator (fide Mem NYBG 74:256. 1996)
  • Environmental: soil improver (fide Mem NYBG 74:256. 1996)
  • Materials: potential as fiber ()
  • Materials: wood ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • PAPUASIA: Indonesia, [Irian Jaya] Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands
    • MALESIA: Indonesia [Moluccas]


    Cultivated (also cult. in tropics)

References:

  1. Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  2. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  3. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  4. National Academy of Sciences Tropical legumes: resources for the future. 1979 (Trop Leg)

Check other web resources for Falcataria moluccana (Miq.) Barneby & J. W. Grimes :

  • 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.

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?405168. Accessed 22 May 2018.