Taxon: Artocarpus lacucha Buch.-Ham.

Genus: Artocarpus
  Subgenus: Pseudojaca
Family: Moraceae
      Tribe: Artocarpeae
Nomen number: 409385
Place of publication: Mem. Wern. Nat. Hist. Soc. 5:333. 1826
Name Verified on: 22-Sep-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 17-Jan-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit (fide F Bhutan; Pl Book; J Arn Arb 40:112. 1959, as A. lakoocha)
  • Materials: wood (fide F Bhutan; Pl Book)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China - Yunnan
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India - Andhra Pradesh, - Assam, - Bihar, - Himachal Pradesh, - Manipur, - Orissa, - Punjab, - Sikkim, - Uttar Pradesh, - West Bengal
    • Indo-China: India - Andaman and Nicobar; Laos; Myanmar; Thailand; Vietnam


  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. 1984- (F Bhutan)
  • Jarrett, F. M. 1960. Studies in Artocarpus and allied genera, IV. A revision of Artocarpus subgenus Pseudojaca J. Arnold Arbor. 41:111.
  • Mabberley, D. J. 1977. Francis Hamilton's commentaries with particular reference to Meliaceae (Taxon) 26:529.
  • Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  • 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)
  • Pullaiah, T. et al. Flora of Andhra Pradesh (India). 1997-1998 (F Andhra Prad)
  • Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  • Wiersema, J. H. & B. León World economic plants: a standard reference (on-line edition) [medicinal plants only]. (World Econ Pl Med)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)


Check other web resources for Artocarpus lacucha Buch.-Ham. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • 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.