Taxon: Inga feuilleei DC.

 
Genus: Inga
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Mimosoideae
      Tribe: Ingeae
Nomen number: 406665
Place of publication: Prodr. 2:433. 1825 "feuillei"
Comments:
  • • epithet intended in honor of Louis E. Fueillée
  • • probably a form of I. striata
  • • the spelling of the specific epithet follows Melbourne ICN Art. 60.7 and Ex. 17
Name Verified on: 25-Apr-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit (arils as snack fide Cornucopia)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated:

  • Southern America

    • : South America

References:

  • Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  • Facciola, S. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants. 1990 (Cornucopia)
  • IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  • Pennington, T. D. The genus Inga, botany. 1997 (Inga) 756.
  • Pennington, T. D. 1997. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Soukup, J. Vocabulario de los nombres vulgares de la flora peruana. 1970 (Names Soukup) 166.

Check other web resources for Inga feuilleei DC. :

  • New World Fruits Database: Online database from Bioversity International
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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.