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Taxon: Copaifera langsdorffii Desf.

 
Genus: Copaifera
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Detarioideae
Nomen number: 312665
Place of publication: Mém. Mus. Hist. Nat. 7:377. 1821
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 22-Dec-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 8 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Fuels: potential as petroleum substitute/alcohol (fide PLoS One 4(4): e5261-3.)
  • Materials:
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Guyana
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia (Mapiri)
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Misiones] Paraguay


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Bernardi, L. 1984. Contribución a la dendrología paraguaya. I (Boissiera) 35:247.
  3. Buddenhagen, C. E. et al. 2009. Assessing biofuel crop invasiveness: A case study (PloS One) 4(4): e5261.
  4. Burkart, A. E. Las leguminosas Argentinas - silvestres y cultivadas, ed. 2. (Leg Argent)
  5. Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols. (HerbSpices)
  6. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  7. Lewis, G. P. Legumes of Bahia (Leg Bahia)
  8. Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. Flora of Peru (F Peru)

Check other web resources for Copaifera langsdorffii Desf. :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=312665. Accessed 16 June 2019.