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Taxon: Hymenaea verrucosa Gaertn.

 
Genus: Hymenaea
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Detarioideae
Nomen number: 19491
Place of publication: Fruct. sem. pl. 2:306, t. 139, fig. 7. 1791
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 04-Apr-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-Apr-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 6 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: gum/resin (fide Hortus 3; Langenheim, Biology of Amber-producing trees. Pp. 1-31 in Amber, resinite, and fossil resins. 1995; Pl Res SEAs 18:126. 2000); gum/resin (fide Hortus 3; Langenheim, Biology of Amber-producing trees. Pp. 1-31 in Amber, resinite, and fossil resins. 1995; Pl Res SEAs 18:126. 2000)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Mozambique
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Madagascar, Mauritius, Seychelles


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Boer, E. & A. B. Ella, eds. 2000. Plants producing exudates (Pl Res SEAs) 18:126.
  2. Burkill, H. M. The useful plants of west tropical Africa. (Use Pl WT Afr)
  3. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  4. Lee, Y.-T. & J. H. Langenheim 1975. Systematics of the genus Hymenaea L. (Leguminosae, Caesalpinioideae, Detarieae) Univ. Calif. Publ. Bot. 69:54.
  5. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  6. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  7. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)

Check other web resources for Hymenaea verrucosa Gaertn. :

  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • 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=19491. Accessed 13 November 2018.