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Taxon: Licania rigida Benth.

 
Genus: Licania
Family: Chrysobalanaceae
Nomen number: 22044
Place of publication: J. Bot. (Hooker) 2:220. 1840
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 02-Feb-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Sep-2017
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 5 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: lipids (used as a substitute for tung lipids in paint); lipids (used as a substitute for tung lipids in paint)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Bahia, Ceara, Minas Gerais, Paraiba, Piaui, Rio Grande do Norte, Sao Paulo]


    Cultivated



    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil


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. Duke, J. A. Handbook of Nuts. CRC Press. 1989 (Handb Nuts)
  3. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  4. IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  5. Prance, G. T. 1972. Chrysobalanaceae Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 9:85-86.
  6. Prance, G. T. & C. A. Sothers 2003. Chrysobalanaceae 1, Chrysobananus to Parinari (Species Plant) 9:90-91.
  7. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)

Check other web resources for Licania rigida Benth. :

  • New World Fruits Database: Online database from Bioversity International
  • 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=22044. Accessed 16 October 2018.