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Taxon: Metrosideros robusta A. Cunn.

 
Genus: Metrosideros
Family: Myrtaceae
Subfamily: Myrtoideae
Tribe: Metrosidereae
Nomen number: 22892
Place of publication: Ann. Nat. Hist. 3:112. 1839
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 26-Mar-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Jun-2006
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • northern rata  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • rata  (Source: Dict Gard) - New Zealand (Maori)

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Krussmann); ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Krussmann)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Australasia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  2. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  3. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  4. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)

Check other web resources for Metrosideros robusta A. Cunn. :

  • 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=22892. Accessed 20 November 2018.