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Taxon: Alphitonia excelsa (A. Cunn. ex Fenzl) Reissek ex Benth.

 
Genus: Alphitonia
Family: Rhamnaceae
Nomen number: 2659
Place of publication: Fl. austral 1:414. 1863
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 14-May-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-May-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage (for wild birds; fide Kellermann, pers. comm.)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals; mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • PAPUASIA: Indonesia, [Irian Jaya] Papua New Guinea
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, [Kalimantan, Celebes, Lesser Sunda Islands, Moluccas] Malaysia, [Sabah, Sarawak] Philippines

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales (e.), Northern Territory (n.), Queensland, Western Australia (n.)]


References:

  1. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  2. Hamann, A. & E. Curio 1999. Interactions among frugivores and fleshy fruit trees in an Philippine submontane rainforest Conservation Biol. 13:766-773.
  3. Harden, G. J., ed. Flora of New South Wales. (F NSWales)
  4. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  5. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  6. Johnston, M. C. 1971. Revision of Colubrina (Rhamnaceae) (Brittonia) 23:50.
  7. Kellermann, J. 2011. Review of Rhamnaceae data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2 (pers. comm.)
  8. Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  9. Stanley, T. D. & E. M. Ross Flora of south-eastern Queensland. (F SE Queensl)
  10. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Alphitonia excelsa (A. Cunn. ex Fenzl) Reissek ex Benth. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • 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=2659. Accessed 11 December 2018.