Taxon: Dodonaea viscosa Jacq.

 
Genus: Dodonaea
Family: Sapindaceae
Subfamily: Dodonaeoideae
Nomen number: 14441
Place of publication: Enum. syst. pl. 19. 1760 (Select. stirp. amer. hist. 109. 1763)
Link to protologue:
Comment: not based on Ptelea viscosa L., as the two names have different types
Typification:
Name Verified on: 11-Dec-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-Aug-2006
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (for restoration of eroded areas fide NRCS Cons Pl Mat 2001)
  • Environmental: revegetator (for restoration of eroded areas fide NRCS Cons Pl Mat 2001)
  • Environmental: wildlife habitat (for restoration of eroded areas fide NRCS Cons Pl Mat 2001)
  • Medicines: folklore ()
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Cameroon, Zaire
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal, Togo
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Botswana, South Africa [Cape Province, KwaZulu-Natal, Transvaal]
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius, Reunion, Seychelles

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Saudi Arabia
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq
    • CHINA: China [Fujian, Guangdong, Hainan, Yunnan]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Ryukyu Islands] Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka
    • PAPUASIA: Indonesia, [Irian Jaya] Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands
    • INDO-CHINA: India, [Andaman and Nicobar] Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, [Celebes, Java, Kalimantan, Lesser Sunda Islands, Moluccas, Sumatra] Malaysia, Philippines

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales, Northern Territory (s.), Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia (s.)]
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua, Nuevo Leon, Sonora, Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Hidalgo, Morelos, Veracruz]

    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii]
    • NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Guam, Marshall Islands
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: French Polynesia
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Fiji, New Caledonia, Niue, Samoa, Tonga, Vanuatu

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Bermuda, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, Puerto Rico, Trinidad and Tobago, Virgin Islands (U.S.)
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Buenos Aires, Entre Rios, Jujuy, Salta, Tucuman] Chile (n.), Uruguay


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource). (PROTA4U)
  2. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cameroun. (F Cameroun)
  3. Bosser, J. M. et al., eds. Flores des Mascareignes. (F Mascar)
  4. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  5. Englert, J. M. et al. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators. 1999- (NRCS Cons Pl Mat)
  6. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  7. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  8. George, A. S., ed. Flora of Australia. (F Aust)
  9. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  10. Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  11. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  12. Howard, R. A. 1973. The Enumeratio and Selectarum of Nicolaus von Jacquin J. Arnold Arbor. 54:435-470.
  13. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  14. Leenhouts, P. W. 1983. Notes on the extra-Australian species of Dodonaea (Sapindaceae) (Blumea) 28:285-287.
  15. Liogier, H. A. Descriptive flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands. (F PuertoR)
  16. Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. Flora of Peru. 1936-1971; new ser. 1980- (F Peru)
  17. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  18. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  19. Thulin, M., ed. Flora of Somalia. (F Somalia)
  20. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  21. West, J. G. 1984. A revision of Dodonaea Miller (Sapindaceae) in Australia (Brunonia) 7:30-47.
  22. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)
  23. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
  24. Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74. (L Argent)

Check other web resources for Dodonaea viscosa Jacq. :

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: 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=14441. Accessed 22 June 2018.