Taxon: Chloroxylon swietenia DC.

 
Genus: Chloroxylon
Family: Rutaceae
Nomen number: 10311
Place of publication: Prodr. 1:625. 1824
Name Verified on: 31-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 31-May-1995
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (timber for furniture making & carving fide Plantation Trees)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India; Sri Lanka

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. 1980- (F Ceylon)
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Luna, R. K. Plantation trees. 1996 (Plantation Trees)
  • Parrotta, J. A. Healing plants of peninsular India. 2001 (Healing Pl India)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Chloroxylon swietenia DC. :

  • 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.