Taxon: Aeschynomene aspera L.

 
Genus: Aeschynomene
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Dalbergieae
Nomen number: 310707
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:713. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 15-Nov-1986 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 28-Mar-1995
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: cork/cork substitute (pith used for making sun hats fide Wealth India RM 1:35. 1948)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Nepal, Pakistan, [Sind] Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam (s.)
    • MALESIA: Malaysia


References:

  1. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam. (F CambLVN)
  2. Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials. (Wealth India RM) 1:35.
  3. Craib, W. G. & A. F. G. Kerr, eds. Florae siamensis enumeratio. (F Siam)
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  5. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  6. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  7. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  8. Kretschmer, A. E. & R. C. Bullock 1980. Aeschnomene spp.: distribution and potential use Proc. Soil Sci. Soc. Florida 39:147.
  9. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  10. Rudd, V. E. 1959. The genus Aeschynomene in Malaysia (Leguminosae-Papilionatae) (Reinwardtia) 5:29.

Check other web resources for Aeschynomene aspera L. :

  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • 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.

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=310707. Accessed 23 April 2018.