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Taxon: Grewia asiatica L.

 
Genus: Grewia
Family: Malvaceae
Subfamily: Grewioideae
Nomen number: 18013
Place of publication: Mant. pl. 1:122; Syst. nat. ed. 12, 2:602. 1767
Link to protologue:
Comments:
  • • [probable superfluous name that requires conservation]
  • • clearly a superfluous name for Microcos lateriflora L. (1753) in Syst. nat. ed. 12, although not in the simultaneously published Mant. pl.
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 29-Dec-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-May-2012
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 8 (2 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: beverage base; fruit
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bangladesh, India [Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Orissa, Punjab, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Karnataka, Delhi]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

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. Bibliograf, S. A., eds. Vox modern college Spanish & English dictionary. (Spanish Dict)
  3. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  5. Facciola, S. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants. 1990 (Cornucopia)
  6. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  7. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  8. Hackett, C. & J. Carolane Edible Horticultural Crops. 1982 (Edible HC)
  9. Jarvis, C. Order out of chaos: Linnean plant names and their types. 2007 (Linn PlNames)
  10. Kunkel, G. Plants for human consumption. 1984 (L Edible Pl)
  11. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  12. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  13. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  14. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  15. Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. Flora of India. (F India)
  16. Verheij, E. W. M. & R. E. Coronel, eds. 1991. Edible fruits and nuts (Pl Res SEAs) 2:184.

Check other web resources for Grewia asiatica L. :

  • 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=18013. Accessed 15 December 2018.