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Taxon: Holarrhena pubescens Wall. ex G. Don

 
Genus: Holarrhena
Family: Apocynaceae
Subfamily: Apocynoideae
Tribe: Malouetieae
Nomen number: 102211
Place of publication: Gen. hist. 4:78. 1837
Link to protologue:
Comment: originally based on Echites pubescens Buch.-Ham. (non Willd. ex Roem. & Schult. 1818)
Name Verified on: 20-Jan-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 07-Feb-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 8 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Pl Res SEAs 12(1):298. 1999)
  • Materials:
  • Medicines: folklore (fide F ChinaEng; Pl Res SEAs 12(1):298. 1999; CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2; F TE Afr)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Zaire
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa [Limpopo]

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Yunnan (s.)]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource). (PROTA4U)
  2. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  3. Dyer, R. A. et al., eds. Flora of southern Africa. (F SAfr)
  4. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  5. Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  6. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  7. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  8. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  9. Matthew, K. M. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic. (F TamilC)
  10. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  11. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  12. Nicolson, D. H. et al. 1988. An interpretation of Van Rheede's Hortus Malabaricus Regnum Veg. 119:55.
  13. Padua, L. S. de et al., eds. 1999. Medicinal and poisonous plants 1 (Pl Res SEAs) 12(1):298.
  14. Palmer, E. & N. Pitman Trees of southern Africa. (Trees SAfr)
  15. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  16. Schijff, H. P. van der A check-list of the vascular plants of the Kruger national park. (L Kruger)
  17. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. Flora of Thailand. (F Thailand)
  18. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. (F Males)
  19. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  20. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Holarrhena pubescens Wall. ex G. Don :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • On-line Flora of Zimbabwe:
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=102211. Accessed 15 December 2018.