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Taxon: Garcia nutans Vahl

 
Genus: Garcia
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Subfamily: Crotonoideae
Tribe: Aleuritideae
Subtribe: Garciinae
Nomen number: 312751
Place of publication: J. P. Rohr, Skr. Naturhist.-Selsk. 2:217, t. 9. 1792
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 07-Oct-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 6 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: lipids;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [San Luis Potosí (e.)]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Jalisco, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave (n.w.)]

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Panama
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Barbados, Dominica, Guadeloupe, Martinique


References:

  1. Burger, W. C., ed. 1971-. Flora costaricensis.
  2. Govaerts, R. et al. 2000. World checklist and bibliography of Euphorbiaceae
  3. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6
  4. Howard, R. 1974-1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles.
  5. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  6. Lundell, C. L. 1945. The genus Garcia Vahl, a potential source of superior hard quick-drying oil. Wrightia 1:3.
  7. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark. 1946-1976. Flora of Guatemala.
  8. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. 1943-1980. Flora of Panama.

Check other web resources for Garcia nutans Vahl :

  • 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.
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=312751. Accessed 23 July 2019.