Taxon: Terminalia elliptica Willd.

 
Genus: Terminalia
Family: Combretaceae
Subfamily: Combretoideae
Tribe: Combreteae
Subtribe: Terminaliinae
Nomen number: 410549
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 4(2):969. 1806, nom. rej. prop.
Link to protologue:
Comment: proposed for rejection (nom. rej. prop.) against the heterotypic synonym (Melbourne ICN Art. 14.4) Pentaptera arjuna Roxb. ex DC., nom. cons. prop.
Typification:
Name Verified on: 15-Apr-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-Jan-2015
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Invertebrate food: silkworms (as Terminalia tomentosa)
  • Materials: wood (timber fide J Econ TaxB 21:354. 1997)
  • Materials: wood (timber)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bangladesh, India
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam


References:

  1. Gangopadhyay, M. & T. Chakrabarty 1992. On the status of Terminalia cuneata Roth (Combretaceae) J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 16:601.
  2. Gangopadhyay, M. & T. Chakrabarty 1997. The family Combretaceae of Indian Subcontinent J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 21:351.
  3. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  4. Lemmens, R. H. M. J. et al., eds. 1995. Timber trees: minor commercial timbers (Pl Res SEAs) 5(2):479-480.
  5. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  6. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  7. Turner, I. M. 2014. (2324–2325) Proposals to conserve the name Pentaptera arjuna (Terminalia arjuna) against T. elliptica and T. cuneata and the name T. coriacea (Roxb.) Wight & Arn. against T. coriacea Spreng. (Combretaceae) (Taxon) 63:1135-1136.

Check other web resources for Terminalia elliptica Willd. :

  • 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?410549. Accessed 17 June 2018.