Taxon: Pangium edule Reinw.

 
Genus: Pangium
Family: Achariaceae
Nomen number: 26427
Place of publication: Syll. Pl. Nov. 2:13. 1826 (ex Blume, Catalogus 112. 1823, nom. nud.)
Name Verified on: 08-Dec-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Jul-2006
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 6 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: nut (fide F Males)
  • Human food: oil/fat (fide Pl Book)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Tropical

    • Malesia: Indonesia; Malaysia; Philippines
    • Papuasia: Papua New Guinea
  • Pacific

    • Northwestern Pacific: Micronesia - Yap
    • Southwestern Pacific: Vanuatu

References:

  • Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. 1963-1968 (F Java)
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Fosberg, F. R. et al. Geographical checklist of the Micronesian Dicotyledonae/ Pteridophyta and Gymnospermae. 1979-1982 (L Micrones)
  • Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  • Mansfeld, R. Die Kulturpflanze, Beiheft 2. 1959 (Mansfeld)
  • Merrill, E. D. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants. 1922-1926 (F Philipp)
  • Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. 1948- (F Males)

Check other web resources for Pangium edule Reinw. :

  • 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.