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Taxon: Gmelina asiatica L.

 
Genus: Gmelina
Family: Lamiaceae (alt.Labiatae)
Subfamily: Viticoideae
Nomen number: 17828
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:626. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 05-Mar-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Mar-1996
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: boundary/barrier/support
  • Fuels: fuelwood

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Guangdong, Guangxi (s.)]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bangladesh, India, [Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu (incl. Rameswaram Island), West Bengal] Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia


    Cultivated (widely cult.)

References:

  1. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  2. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  3. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  4. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Gmelina asiatica L. :

  • 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=17828. Accessed 16 November 2018.