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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.
Link to protologue:
Comment: the basionym Pentaptera arjuna Roxb. ex DC. is conserved (nom. cons., Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. IV) against the heterotypic synonyms Terminalia elliptica Willd., nom. rej. and T. cuneata Roth, nom. rej.
Name Verified on: 06-Mar-2019 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 9 (2 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

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. Applequist, W. L. 2016. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 67. Taxon 65:175. Note: proposal recommended
  2. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. 1963-1968. Flora of Java. Note: lists as Terminalia arjuna (Roxb.) Bedd.
  3. Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India. 1948-1976. The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials. 10:161.
  4. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980-. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. Note: lists as Terminalia arjuna (Roxb.) Wight & Arn.
  5. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  6. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. 1960-. Flora zambesiaca. in note. Note: mentions; lists as Terminalia arjuna (Roxb.) Wight & Arn.
  7. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Terminalia+arjuna&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  8. Gangopadhyay, M. & T. Chakrabarty. 1992. On the status of Terminalia cuneata Roth (Combretaceae). J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 16:556. Note: = Terminalia cuneata Roth
  9. Gangopadhyay, M. & T. Chakrabarty. 1997. The family Combretaceae of Indian Subcontinent. J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 21:349. Note: = Terminalia cuneata Roth
  10. Hooker, J. D. 1872-1897. Flora of British India Note: lists as Terminalia arjuna Bedd.
  11. Lemmens, R. H. M. J. et al., eds. 1995. Timber trees: minor commercial timbers. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) 5(2):480.
  12. Mabberley, D. J. 1997. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2
  13. Matthew, K. M. 1983. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic.
  14. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  15. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  16. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  17. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  18. Pullaiah, T. et al. 1997-1998. Flora of Andhra Pradesh (India).
  19. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  20. 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.
  21. St. John, H. 1973. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands Note: lists as Terminalia arjuna Wight & Arn.
  22. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. 1948-. Flora malesiana. Note: mentions; lists as Terminalia arjuna (Roxb.) Wight & Arn.
  23. 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.
  24. Verma, D. M. et al. (vol. 1); V. Mudgal et al. (vol. 2). 1993-. Flora Madhya Pradesh.
  25. 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?80199. Accessed 21 August 2019.