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Taxon: Terminalia arjuna (Roxb. ex DC.) Wight & Arn.

 
Genus: Terminalia
Family: Combretaceae
Subfamily: Combretoideae
Tribe: Combreteae
Subtribe: Terminaliinae
Nomen number: 80199
Place of publication: Prodr. fl. Ind. orient. 314. 1834, nom. cons. prop.
Link to protologue:
Comment: the basionym Pentaptera arjuna Roxb. ex DC. was proposed for conservation (nom. cons. prop.) against the heterotypic synonyms (Melbourne ICN Art. 14.4) Terminalia elliptica Willd., nom. rej. prop. and T. cuneata Roth, nom. rej. prop.
Name Verified on: 18-Jan-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-Jan-2015
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 9 (2 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder (included in "Livol" which promotes growth in calves fide Pashudhan 12(2):4. 1997)
  • Invertebrate food:
  • Materials:
  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2; J Econ TaxB 21:351. 1997, as T. cuneata; Ayurveda Ency, as Pentaptera glabra)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar


References:

  1. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. (F Java)
  2. Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials. (Wealth India RM) 10:161.
  3. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  4. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  5. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb) in note.
  6. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  7. Gangopadhyay, M. & T. Chakrabarty 1992. On the status of Terminalia cuneata Roth (Combretaceae) J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 16:556.
  8. Gangopadhyay, M. & T. Chakrabarty 1997. The family Combretaceae of Indian Subcontinent J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 21:349.
  9. Hooker, J. D. Flora of British India. 1872-1897 (F BritInd)
  10. Lemmens, R. H. M. J. et al., eds. 1995. Timber trees: minor commercial timbers (Pl Res SEAs) 5(2):480.
  11. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  12. Matthew, K. M. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic. (F TamilC)
  13. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  14. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  15. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  16. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  17. Pullaiah, T. et al. Flora of Andhra Pradesh (India). (F Andhra Prad)
  18. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  19. Srivastav, P. K. et al. 1996. Conservation of Terminalia genetic resources: the principal source of non wood forest products in India Forest Genet. Resources 24:55.
  20. St. John, H. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands. 1973 (L Hawaii)
  21. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. (F Males)
  22. Turner, I. M. 2014. (2324–2325) Proposals to conserve the name Pentaptera arjuna (Terminalia arjuna) against T. elliptica and T. cuneata and the name T. coriacea (Roxb.) Wight & Arn. against T. coriacea Spreng. (Combretaceae) (Taxon) 63:1135-1136.
  23. Verma, D. M. et al. (vol. 1); V. Mudgal et al. (vol. 2) Flora Madhya Pradesh. (F Madhya Prad)
  24. Wheeler, G. E. 1997. Evaluation of livol as a feed ingredient for optimizing liver function and growth in veal calves Indian J. Indig. Med. 10:27-30.

Check other web resources for Terminalia arjuna (Roxb. ex DC.) Wight & Arn. :

  • 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?80199. Accessed 14 December 2018.