Taxon: Calophyllum antillanum Britton

 
Genus: Calophyllum
Family: Calophyllaceae
Nomen number: 8626
Place of publication: N. L. Britton & P. Wilson, Bot. Porto Rico 5:584. 1924 (Sci. Surv. Porto Rico & Virgin Isl.)
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Typification:
Name Verified on: 08-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 08-Mar-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

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Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide D.H. Nicolson et al., Smiths CB 77:66. 1991)
  • Environmental: shade/shelter (fide D.H. Nicolson et al., Smiths CB 77:66. 1991)
  • Materials: wood ()
  • Weed: ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Martinique, Montserrat, Puerto Rico, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, Virgin Islands (British), [Tortola] Virgin Islands (U.S.) [St. Croix]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida (s.)]

    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii]


References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  2. Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M. T. Strong Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 98. 2012 (L West Indies)
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  4. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  5. Howard, R. A. 1962. Some Guttiferae of the Lesser Antilles J. Arnold Arbor. 43:397-398.
  6. Institute of Pacific Islands Forestry Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk (PIER): plant threats to Pacific ecosystems (on-line resource). (Pacif I Ecosyst Risk)
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  8. Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis. (F PR)
  9. Nicolson, D. H. et al. Flora of Dominica, Part 2: Dicotyledonae. Smithsonian contributions to botany vol. 77. (F Dominica) 66.
  10. Nicolson, D. H. et al. 1991. Flora of Dominica, Part 2: Dicotyledonae. Smithsonian contributions to botany vol. 77. (F Dominica) 77:66.
  11. St. John, H. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands. 1973 (L Hawaii)
  12. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. (F VenGuay)
  13. Weber, E. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. 2003 (Invasive Pl Spec)
  14. Wunderlin, R. & B. Hansen Atlas of Florida vascular plants (on-line resource). (Atlas Florida)

Check other web resources for Calophyllum antillanum Britton :

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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?8626. Accessed 22 May 2018.