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Taxon: Phytelephas macrocarpa Ruiz & Pav.

 
Genus: Phytelephas
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Ceroxyloideae
Tribe: Phytelepheae
Nomen number: 28245
Place of publication: Syst. veg. fl. peruv. chil. 301. 1798
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 16-Mar-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 16-Mar-2010
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 7 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: beads; fiber; fiber

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Acre, Amazonas]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, [Beni, La Paz, Pando] Peru [Cuzco, Huanuco, Junin, Loreto, Madre de Dios, Pasco, Ucayali]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Barfod, A. S. 1991. A monographic study of the subfamily Phytelephantoideae (Arecaceae) Opera Bot. 105:53.
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  4. Glassman, S. F. 1972. A revision of B. E. Dahlgren's Index of American palms Phanerog. Monogr. 6:1-294.
  5. Govaerts, R. & J. Dransfield World checklist of palms. 2005 (L Palms)
  6. Henderson, A. The palms of the Amazon. 1995 (Palms Amazon)
  7. IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  8. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  9. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1963. An annotated checklist of cultivated palms (Principes) 7:158.
  10. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  11. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  12. Terrell, E. E. et al. Agric. Handb. no. 505. 1986 (AH 505)

Check other web resources for Phytelephas macrocarpa Ruiz & Pav. :

  • New World Fruits Database: Online database from Bioversity International
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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=28245. Accessed 21 October 2018.