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Taxon: Mesua ferrea L.

 
Genus: Mesua
Family: Calophyllaceae
Nomen number: 24194
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:515. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 20-Feb-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 3 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (timber)
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Nepal
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia


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. Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature
  4. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  5. 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=Mesua+ferrea&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  6. Hara, H. et al. 1978-1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal.
  7. Kostermans, A. J. G. H. 1969. Kayea Wall. and Mesua L. (Guttiferae). Reinwardtia 7:425.
  8. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  9. Maheshwari, J. K. 1964. Taxonomic studies on Indian Guttiferae. II. The genus Mesua Linn.. Bull. Bot. Surv. India 5:336.
  10. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  11. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  12. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  13. Saldanha, C. J. & D. H. Nicolson. 1976. Flora of Hassan district.
  14. Smith, A. C. & S. P. Darwin. 1974. Studies of Pacific Island plants: 28. The Guttiferae of the Fijian Region. J. Arnold Arbor. 55:262.

Check other web resources for Mesua ferrea 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=24194. Accessed 12 December 2019.