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Taxon: Dimocarpus longan Lour.

 
Genus: Dimocarpus
Family: Sapindaceae
Subfamily: Sapindoideae
Nomen number: 14131
Place of publication: Fl. cochinch. 1:233. 1790
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/653431
Name Verified on: 01-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-May-2018
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 68 (28 active, 21 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: beverage base (fide Pl Res SEAs 2:146. 1991); fruit (fide Pl Res SEAs 2:146. 1991)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2; Atlas Chin Drugs; Chin Herb Med; Chin Herbs)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Guangdong, Guangxi, Yunnan]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines


    Cultivated



    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Fujian, Guizhou, Sichuan]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan


    Naturalized

    Asia-Tropical
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Committee on Stabilization 1975. Report of the standing committee on stabilization of specific names (Taxon) 24:173.
  3. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  4. Fosberg, F. R. et al. Geographical checklist of the Micronesian Dicotyledonae/ Pteridophyta and Gymnospermae. (L Micrones)
  5. Hackett, C. & J. Carolane Edible Horticultural Crops. 1982 (Edible HC)
  6. Kunkel, G. Plants for human consumption. 1984 (L Edible Pl)
  7. Leenhouts, P. W. 1971. A revision of Dimocarpus (Sapindaceae) (Blumea) 19:122.
  8. Lin, T. et al. 2005. Genetic diversity of Dimocarpus longan in China revealed by AFLP markers and partial rbcL gene sequences Sci. Hort. 103:489-498.
  9. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  10. Matthew, K. M. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic. (F TamilC)
  11. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  12. Missouri Botanical Garden Flora of China Checklist (on-line resource). (L China)
  13. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  14. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  15. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  16. Reichel, S. 1998. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  17. Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. Flora of India. (F India)
  18. Verheij, E. W. M. & R. E. Coronel, eds. 1991. Edible fruits and nuts (Pl Res SEAs) 2:149.
  19. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Dimocarpus longan Lour. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • 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.

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=14131. Accessed 20 November 2018.