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Taxon: Vitex cofassus Reinw. ex Blume

 
Genus: Vitex
Family: Lamiaceae (alt.Labiatae)
Subfamily: Viticoideae
Nomen number: 313012
Place of publication: Bijdr. 813. 1826
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 11-May-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-May-1996
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • New Guinea-teak  (Source: F Ceylon) - English
  • vitex  (Source: F Ceylon) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (timber); wood (timber)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • PAPUASIA: Indonesia, [Irian Jaya] Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands
    • MALESIA: Indonesia [Celebes, Java, Lesser Sunda Islands, Moluccas]


References:

  1. Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  2. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  3. Whitmore, T. C. et al., eds. Tree flora of Indonesia, Check list for Sulawesi. (Trees Sulaw)

Check other web resources for Vitex cofassus Reinw. ex Blume :

  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=313012. Accessed 18 October 2018.