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Taxon: Cinnamomum verum J. Presl

 
Genus: Cinnamomum
Family: Lauraceae
Nomen number: 70183
Place of publication: F. Berchtold & J. S. Presl, Prir. rostlin 2:36, 37-44, t. 7. 1825
Link to protologue:
Comment: according to TL-2 4:389. 1983, J. Presl alone was the author of volumes 2 & 3 of this work
Name Verified on: 05-Oct-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Sep-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: flavoring; flavoring
  • Materials: essential oils
  • Medicines: folklore; folklore; folklore; folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, [Karnataka, Kerala] Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar [Tenasserim]


    Cultivated



    Africa
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Madagascar, Seychelles

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia

    Northern America
    • Mexico

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Jamaica, Martinique
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana
    • BRAZIL: Brazil


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Comoros, Mauritius, Mayotte, Seychelles

    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: Cook Islands, French Polynesia
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: American Samoa, Fiji, Samoa

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: West Indies


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Check other web resources for Cinnamomum verum J. Presl :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?70183. Accessed 19 December 2018.