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Taxon: Canarium album (Lour.) Raeusch.

 
Genus: Canarium
Family: Burseraceae
Nomen number: 8810
Place of publication: Nomencl. bot. 287. 1797 (A. P. De Candolle, Prodr. 2:80. 1825)
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 27-Nov-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 12 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit (consumed like olives) fruit
  • Materials:
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China, [Fujian Sheng, Guangdong Sheng, Yunnan Sheng, Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu] Hong Kong
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDO-CHINA: Vietnam


References:

  1. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  2. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage
  4. Guangdong Inst. Bot., ed. 1964-1977. Flora Hainanica.
  5. Kunkel, G. 1984. Plants for human consumption
  6. Leenhouts, P. W. 1959. Revision of the Burseraceae of the Malaysian area in a wider sense. Xa. Canarium Stickm.. Blumea 9(2):402-405.
  7. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  8. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  9. Rehm, S. & G. Espig. 1991. The cultivated plants of the tropics and subtropics
  10. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  11. Smith, R. J. Botanical beads of the world (on-line resource). URL: http://www.botanicalbeads.com/BBB_page_121.html target='_blank'
  12. St. John, H. 1973. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands
  13. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. 1948-. Flora malesiana. Note: mentions
  14. Walker, E. 1976. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. Note: cultivated
  15. Weeks, A. 2009. Evolution of the pili nut genus (Canarium Burseraceae) and its cultivated species. Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 56:765-781. Note: this study provides a phylogenetic frame for the economic important taxa; it finds that Canarium album with n=24 is sister to C. bengalense and clusters with other species of sect. Pimela
  16. Yunnan Inst. Bot. & Kunming Inst. Bot. Acad. Sci., eds. 1977-. Flora yunnanica.

Check other web resources for Canarium album (Lour.) Raeusch. :

  • 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?8810. Accessed 20 September 2019.