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Taxon: Gmelina arborea Roxb.

 
Genus: Gmelina
Family: Lamiaceae (alt.Labiatae)
Subfamily: Viticoideae
Nomen number: 17827
Place of publication: Hort. bengal. 46. 1814
Link to protologue:
Comment: for verified protologue publication, see Philipp. J. Sci. 7:411-419. 1912
Name Verified on: 01-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 06-Dec-2007
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 4 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; shade/shelter
  • Materials: wood
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Yunnan (s.)]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, [Sikkim, Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Gujarat, Haryana, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Orissa, Punjab, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Karnataka] Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: India, [Andaman and Nicobar (Andaman Islands)] Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, [Sabah, Selangor] Philippines


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere in tropics)

References:

  1. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource). (PROTA4U)
  2. Abbiw, D. K. Useful plants of Ghana. 1990 (Use Pl Ghana)
  3. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  4. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  5. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  6. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  7. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  8. Luna, R. K. Plantation trees. (Plantation Trees)
  9. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  10. Merrill, E. D. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants. (F Philipp)
  11. National Academy of Sciences Firewood crops. Shrub and tree species for energy production. 1980 (Firewood Cr)
  12. Robinson, C. B. 1912. Roxburgh's Hortus Bengalensis Philipp. J. Sci., C. 7:414.
  13. Soerianegara, I. & R. H. M. J. Lemmens, eds. 1993. Timber trees: major commercial timbers (Pl Res SEAs) 5(1):220.
  14. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Gmelina arborea Roxb. :

  • 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.

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=17827. Accessed 15 December 2018.