Taxon: Dalbergia latifolia Roxb.

 
Genus: Dalbergia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Faboideae
      Tribe: Dalbergieae
Nomen number: 13160
Place of publication: Pl. Coromandel 2:7, t. 113. 1799 ("1798")
Comment: original publication seen
Name Verified on: 09-Apr-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 27-Oct-2006
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: potential for agroforestry (timber fide Pl Res SEAs 5(1):160. 1993; Dalbergia Wkshop 64-68.)
  • Fuels: potential as fuelwood (fide Phytologia 85:106. 1998; Dalbergia Wkshop 43.)
  • Materials: wood (fide Pl Res SEAs 5(1):160. 1993; Dalbergia Wkshop 40.)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India; Nepal
    • Indo-China: India - Andaman and Nicobar
    • Malesia: Malaysia

  • Cultivated:

  • Africa

    • West Tropical Africa: Nigeria

References:

  • Webster's third new international dictionary. 1961 (Websters Dict)
  • Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. 1963-1968 (F Java)
  • Bhat, K. M. 1994. Wood diversity in Indian Dalbergia species: implications for utilization and genetic improvement (Dalbergia Wkshop) 40.
  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Burkill, H. M. The useful plants of west tropical Africa. 1985-2004 (Use Pl WT Afr)
  • Devi Prasad, A. G. et al. 1994. Genetic diversity of Dalbergia species and their distribution in Karnataka, India (Dalbergia Wkshop) 70.
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. 1984- (F Bhutan)
  • Hajra, P. K. et al., eds. Flora of Andaman-Nicobar Islands. 1999- (F Andaman Nicobar)
  • Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. 1978-1982 (L Nepal)
  • Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. 1953-1972 (F WT Afr)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  • Matthew, K. M. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic. 1983 (F TamilC)
  • Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. 1970- (F Pak)
  • Nasir, S. M. & M. Athar 1998. Fuelwood as an energy source (Phytologia) 85:106.
  • Parrotta, J. A. Healing plants of peninsular India. 2001 (Healing Pl India)
  • Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Saldanha, C. J. & D. H. Nicolson Flora of Hassan district. 1976 (F Hassan)
  • Soerianegara, I. & R. H. M. J. Lemmens, eds. 1993. Timber trees: major commercial timbers (Pl Res SEAs) 5(1):160.
  • Sukandi, T. 1994. Agroforestry-based plantations of Dalbergia latifolia Roxb. in Java (Dalbergia Wkshop) 64-68.
  • Thothathri, K. 1987. Taxonomic revision of the Dalbergieae in the Indian Subcontinent 46.
  • Uphof, J. C. T. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2. 1968 (Dict Econ Pl)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Dalbergia latifolia Roxb. :

  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • 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.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image