Taxon: Artocarpus altilis (Parkinson) Fosberg

 
Genus: Artocarpus
  Subgenus: Artocarpus
Family: Moraceae
      Tribe: Artocarpeae
Nomen number: 4319
Place of publication: J. Washington Acad. Sci. 31:95. 1941
Name Verified on: 16-Dec-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 03-Feb-2010
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Hilo (HILO)
Accessions: 229 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit (fide J Arn Arb 40:309. 1959)
  • Human food: seeds (fide J Arn Arb 40:309. 1959)
  • Human food: starch (fide J Arn Arb 40:309. 1959)
  • Human food: vegetable (fide J Arn Arb 40:309. 1959)
  • Gene sources: primary genetic relative of breadfruit (based on probable natural populations fide J Arn Arb 40:309. 1959)
  • Materials: latex/rubber (fide J Arn Arb 40:309. 1959)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Tropical

    • Malesia: Indonesia - Moluccas, - Irian Jaya; Papua New Guinea; Philippines
  • Pacific

    • Northwestern Pacific: Guam; Micronesia; Northern Mariana Islands; Palau
    • Southwestern Pacific: Vanuatu

  • Naturalized:

  • Pacific

    • North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii
    • South-Central Pacific: French Polynesia
    • Southwestern Pacific: Solomon Islands

  • Cultivated:

    . cult. throughout tropics

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