Taxon: Calophyllum brasiliense Cambess.

 
Genus: Calophyllum
Family: Calophyllaceae
Nomen number: 311269
Place of publication: A. F. C. P. de Saint-Hilaire, Fl. Bras. merid. 1:321, t. 67. 1828
Name Verified on: 12-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 08-Mar-2012
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (timber fide F VenGuay)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Campeche, - Chiapas, - Colima, - Guerrero, - Michoacan, - Nayarit, - Oaxaca, - Quintana Roo, - Tabasco, - Veracruz, - Yucatan
  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil
    • Caribbean: Trinidad and Tobago
    • Central America: Belize; Costa Rica; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua; Panama
    • Northern South America: French Guiana; Guyana; Suriname; Venezuela
    • Southern South America: Argentina - Misiones; Paraguay - Amambay, - Itapua
    • Western South America: Bolivia; Colombia; Ecuador; Peru - Loreto, - Madre de Dios

  • Naturalized:

  • Southern America

    • Caribbean: Bahamas

References:

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Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Calophyllum brasiliense Cambess. :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • 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.