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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. Last Changed: 17-Apr-2008
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 11 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

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, Puerto Rico, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenadines [St. Vincent]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Borchsenius, F. & R. Bernal 1996. Aiphanes (Palmae) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 70:71-76.
  2. Govaerts, R. & J. Dransfield World checklist of palms. (L Palms)
  3. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  4. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  7. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)

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

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=102788. Accessed 15 November 2018.