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Taxon: Brucea javanica (L.) Merr.

 
Genus: Brucea
Family: Simaroubaceae
Nomen number: 102003
Place of publication: J. Arnold Arbor. 9:3. 1928
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 22-Nov-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (fide Pl Res SEAs 12(1):160. 1999; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native

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

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, [Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Kerala, Meghalaya, Nagaland] Sri Lanka
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea (s.w.)
    • INDO-CHINA: India, [Andaman and Nicobar Islands] Myanmar, Thailand
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [Northern Territory (n.), Queensland (n.), Western Australia (n.)]


    Naturalized

    Pacific
    • NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Micronesia


References:

  1. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. 1963-1968. Flora of Java.
  2. Chen Fenghwai & Wu Telin. 1991-. Flora of Guangdong.
  3. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980-. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon.
  4. Fosberg, F. R. et al. 1979-1982. Geographical checklist of the Micronesian Dicotyledonae/ Pteridophyta and Gymnospermae.
  5. George, A. S., ed. 1980-. Flora of Australia.
  6. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  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. Padua, L. S. de et al., eds. 1999. Medicinal and poisonous plants 1. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) 12(1):160.
  9. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  10. Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. 1993-. Flora of India.
  11. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. 1970-. Flora of Thailand.
  12. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. 1948-. Flora malesiana.
  13. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Brucea javanica (L.) Merr. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • 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?id=102003. Accessed 21 October 2019.