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Taxon: Cinnamomum aromaticum Nees

 
Genus: Cinnamomum
Family: Lauraceae
Nomen number: 70182
Place of publication: N. Wallich, Pl. asiat. rar. 2:74. 1831
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/452138
Name Verified on: 05-Oct-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 9 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: flavoring
  • Materials: essential oils (adulterant of cinnamon)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China (s.)


    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China (s.)

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India
    • INDO-CHINA: Laos, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Bisset, N. G., ed. 1994. Herbal drugs and phytopharmaceuticals. A handbook for practice on a scientific basis CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida. Note: translation of German edition by M. Wichtl, ed.
  3. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. Note: = Cinnamomum cassia J. Presl
  4. Committee on Stabilization. 1975. Report of the standing committee on stabilization of specific names. Taxon 24:172.
  5. Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. 1986-1987. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols. Note: = Cinnamomum cassia J. Presl
  6. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  7. Facciola, S. 1990. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants Kampong Publications.
  8. Leung, A. Y. & S. Foster. 1996. Encyclopedia of common natural ingredients used in food, drugs, and cosmetics, ed. 2 Note: = Cinnamomum cassia J. Presl
  9. Mabberley, D. J. 1997. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2
  10. Magness, J. R. et al. 1971. Food and feed crops of the United States. IR Bull. 1
  11. Mansfeld, R. 1959. Die Kulturpflanze, Beiheft 2.
  12. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  13. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  14. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  15. Rehm, S. & G. Espig. 1991. The cultivated plants of the tropics and subtropics
  16. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  17. Reichel, S. 1998. pers. comm. Note: re. German common names
  18. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition). Note: = C. cassia (L.) D. Don

Check other web resources for Cinnamomum aromaticum Nees :

  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?70182. Accessed 21 August 2019.