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Taxon: Mangifera indica L.

 
Genus: Mangifera
Subgenus: Mangifera
Section: Mangifera
Family: Anacardiaceae
Subfamily: Anacardioideae
Nomen number: 23351
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:200. 1753
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/358219
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 05-May-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 350 (349 active, 319 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Human food: fruit
  • Medicines: folklore
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals; mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India [Assam]
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar


    Cultivated (widely cult. in tropics)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. 1963-1968. Flora of Java.
  3. Bompard, J. M. 1993. The genus Mangifera re-discovered: the potential contribution of wild species to mango cultivation. Acta Hort. 341:69-77.
  4. Campbell, R. J. & N. Ledesma. 2015. Mango cultivars with potential for commercial development. Acta Hort. 1075:33-40.
  5. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980-. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon.
  6. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  7. Elevitch, C. R., ed. The traditional tree initiative: species profiles for Pacific Island agroforestry (on-line resource). URL: http://www.agroforestry.net/tti/Mangifera-mango.pdf target='_blank' Note: Permanent Agriculture Resources (PAR), Holualoa, Hawai'i\; http://www.traditionaltree.org/
  8. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  9. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Mangifera+indica&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  10. Fosberg, F. R. et al. 1979-1982. Geographical checklist of the Micronesian Dicotyledonae/ Pteridophyta and Gymnospermae.
  11. Ghazanfar, S. A. 1992. An annotated catalogue of the vascular plants of Oman. Scripta Botanica Belgica 2
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  14. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  15. Kingsbury, J. M. 1964. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. Note: poisonous
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  17. Kunkel, G. 1984. Plants for human consumption
  18. Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann. 1985. AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants Note: poisonous
  19. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  20. Llamas, K. A. 2003. Tropical flowering plants: a guide to identification and cultivation
  21. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  22. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  23. Munro, D. B. Canadian poisonous plants information system (on-line resource).
  24. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  25. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  26. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  27. Rehm, S. & G. Espig. 1991. The cultivated plants of the tropics and subtropics
  28. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  29. Reichel, S. 1998. pers. comm. Note: re. German common names
  30. Ross, J. 1972. The flora of Natal.
  31. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark. 1946-1976. Flora of Guatemala.
  32. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. 1948-. Flora malesiana.
  33. Walker, E. 1976. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands.
  34. Yonemori, K. et al. 2002. Phylogenetic relationships of Mangifera species revealed by ITS sequences of nuclear ribosomal DNA and a possibility of their hybrid origin   . Pl. Syst. Evol. 231:59-75.

Check other web resources for Mangifera indica L. :

  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Mangifera indica cultivars
  • 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:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=23351. Accessed 20 November 2019.