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Taxon: Aiphanes minima (Gaertn.) Burret

 
Genus: Aiphanes
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Arecoideae
Tribe: Cocoseae
Subtribe: Bactridinae
Nomen number: 102788
Place of publication: Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 11:558. 1932
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 17-Apr-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 11 (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:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard, as A. erosa; F Neotrop 70:72. 1996)
  • Human food: seeds; seeds

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Barbados, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Martinique, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenadines, [Saint Vincent] United States [Puerto Rico]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Borchsenius, F. & R. Bernal. 1996. Aiphanes (Palmae). Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 70:71-76.
  2. Govaerts, R. & J. Dransfield. 2005. World checklist of palms.
  3. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6
  4. Howard, R. 1974-1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles. Note: = a name of uncertain application
  5. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening Note: = Aiphanes erosa (Linden) Burret
  6. IPGRI. New World Fruits Database (on-line resource).
  7. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).

Check other web resources for Aiphanes minima (Gaertn.) Burret :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • New World Fruits Database: Online database from Bioversity International
  • 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=102788. Accessed 16 July 2019.