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Taxon: Leopoldinia piassaba Wallace

 
Genus: Leopoldinia
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Arecoideae
Tribe: Leopoldinieae
Nomen number: 103001
Place of publication: Palm trees Amazon 17, t. 6. 1853
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 18-Mar-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 18-Mar-2010
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: fiber; fiber (for a variety of purposes); fiber (for a variety of purposes)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela [Amazonas]
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Amazonas]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia [Guainia]


References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  3. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  4. Glassman, S. F. 1972. A revision of B. E. Dahlgren's Index of American palms Phanerog. Monogr. 6:1-294.
  5. Govaerts, R. & J. Dransfield World checklist of palms. 2005 (L Palms)
  6. Henderson, A. The palms of the Amazon. 1995 (Palms Amazon)
  7. Henderson, A. et al. Field guide to the palms of the Americas. 1995 (Palms Amer)
  8. Kronborg, M. et al. 2008. Aphandra natalia (Arecaceae) - a little known source of piassaba fibers from the western Amazon Revista Peruana Biol. 15(Suppl. 1):103-113.
  9. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1963. An annotated checklist of cultivated palms (Principes) 7:148.
  10. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  11. Uhl, N. W. & J. Dransfield 1987. Genera palmarum: a classification of palms based on the work of Harold E. Moore, Jr. 1987 (Gen Palm) 341.

Check other web resources for Leopoldinia piassaba Wallace :

  • 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=103001. Accessed 16 October 2018.