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Taxon: Atuna racemosa Raf.

Genus: Atuna
Family: Chrysobalanaceae
Nomen number: 311266
Place of publication: Sylva Tellur. 153. 1838
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 02-Feb-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use), synonyms and invalid designations:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym, I invalid designation)

Distributional Range:


    • PAPUASIA: Indonesia, [Papua] Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands
    • INDO-CHINA: Thailand
    • MALESIA: Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, [Sulawesi, Maluku, Sumatera] Malaysia, [Sarawak, Perak] Philippines, Singapore

    • NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Micronesia [Chuuk]
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Fiji, Samoa, Tonga


  1. Kostermans, A. J. G. H. 1969. Atuna Rafin. versus Cyclandrophora Hassk. (Rosaceae-Chrysobalanoideae). Reinwardtia 7:422.
  2. Prance, G. T. & C. A. Sothers. 2003. Chrysobalanaceae 2, Acioa to Magnistipula. Species Plantarum: Flora of the World. 10:68-70.
  3. Smith, A. C. 1979-1991. Flora vitiensis nova.

Check other web resources for Atuna racemosa Raf. :

  • 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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=311266. Accessed 25 May 2020.