Taxon: Couepia longipendula Pilg.

 
Genus: Couepia
Family: Chrysobalanaceae
Nomen number: 417100
Place of publication: Notizbl. Königl. Bot. Gart. Berlin 6:41. 1914
Name Verified on: 02-Feb-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 02-Feb-2006
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • castanha-de-galinha  (Source: F Neotrop) - Portuguese

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit (fide F Neotrop 9:248. 1972)
  • Human food: oil/fat (fide F Neotrop 9:248. 1972)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil - Amazonas, - Para

  • Cultivated:

  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil - Para

References:

  • Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  • IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  • Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  • Prance, G. T. 1972. Chrysobalanaceae Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 9:247.
  • Prance, G. T. 1989. Chrysobalanaceae Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 9S:214.
  • Prance, G. T. & C. A. Sothers 2003. Chrysobalanaceae 1, Chrysobananus to Parinari (Species Plant) 10:43.

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