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Taxon: Phoenix sylvestris (L.) Roxb.

 
Genus: Phoenix
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Coryphoideae
Tribe: Phoeniceae
Nomen number: 28059
Place of publication: Fl. ind. ed. 1832, 3:787. 1832
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 14-Oct-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 18 (12 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder
  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Food additives: sweetener
  • Human food: fruit
  • Materials: fiber; wood; wood

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, [Bihar, Punjab, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal] Nepal


    Cultivated (also cult.)

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. Ballardini, M. et al. 2013. The chloroplast DNA locus psbZ-trnfM as a potential barcode marker in Phoenix L. (Arecaceae). ZooKeys 365:71-82.
  3. Barrow, S. C. 1998. A monograph of Phoenix L. (Palmae: Coryphoideae). Kew Bull. 53:541.
  4. Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India. 1969. The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials. 8:25-28.
  5. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  6. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  7. Facciola, S. 1990. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants Kampong Publications.
  8. 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=Phoenix+sylvestris&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  9. Howard, R. 1979. Flora of the lesser Antilles. 3:343.
  10. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  11. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  12. Matthew, K. M. 1983. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic.
  13. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1963. An annotated checklist of cultivated palms. Principes 7:157.
  14. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  15. Pintaud, J.-C. et al. 2013. Biogeography of the Date Palm (Phoenix dactylifera L., Arecaceae): Insights on the origin and on the structure of modern diversity. Acta Hort. 994:19-38.
  16. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  17. Rehm, S. & G. Espig. 1991. The cultivated plants of the tropics and subtropics
  18. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  19. Smith, A. C. 1979-1991. Flora vitiensis nova.
  20. St. John, H. 1973. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands
  21. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.

Check other web resources for Phoenix sylvestris (L.) Roxb. :

  • 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=28059. Accessed 20 September 2019.