Taxon: Copaifera multijuga Hayne

 
Genus: Copaifera
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Detarioideae
Nomen number: 312666
Place of publication: Getreue Darstell. Gew. 10:17. 1827
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 01-Oct-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Aug-1994
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Fuels: potential as petroleum substitute/alcohol ()
  • Materials: gum/resin ()
  • Medicines: folklore ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Amazonas, Bahia (1 collection), Mato Grosso, Para]


References:

  1. Calvin, M. 1987. Fuel oils from euphorbs and other plants Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 94:105.
  2. Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols. (HerbSpices)
  3. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  4. Lewis, G. P. Legumes of Bahia. 1987 (Leg Bahia)
  5. Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. Flora of Peru. 1936-1971; new ser. 1980- (F Peru)
  6. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  7. Uphof, J. C. T. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2. (Dict Econ Pl)

Check other web resources for Copaifera multijuga Hayne :

  • 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.

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=312666. Accessed 23 April 2018.