Taxon: Artocarpus heterophyllus Lam.

 
Genus: Artocarpus
  Subgenus: Artocarpus
Family: Moraceae
      Tribe: Artocarpeae
Nomen number: 70095
Place of publication: Encycl. 3:209. 1789 "heterophylla"
Comment: Page number verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 19-Apr-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 02-Nov-2006
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Hilo (HILO)
Accessions: 33 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit (fide J Arn Arb 40:336. 1959)
  • Human food: seeds (fide J Arn Arb 40:336. 1959)
  • Gene sources: primary genetic relative of jackfruit (based on the existence of wild populations in India fide Genet Res Crop Evol 60:1749, 1750. 2013)
  • Materials: wood (fide F Ceylon; J Arn Arb 40:336. 1959)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India

  • Cultivated:

    . widely cult. in tropics

References:

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  • Wangchu, L. et al. 2013. Studies on the diversity and selection of superior types in jackfruit (Artocarpus heterophyllus Lam.) Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 60:1749-1762.
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