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Taxon: Acca sellowiana (O. Berg) Burret

 
Genus: Acca
Family: Myrtaceae
Subfamily: Myrtoideae
Tribe: Myrteae
Nomen number: 319761
Place of publication: Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 50:59. 1941
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 13-Oct-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Oct-2009
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 15 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Human food: fruit (fide Food Feed Crops US; Cornucopia, as Feijoa sellowiana)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Minas Gerais (s.), Parana, Rio Grande do Norte, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, Sao Paulo]
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Misiones] Paraguay, Uruguay


    Cultivated (widely cult. in subtropics)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  3. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  4. Govaerts, R. et al. World checklist of Myrtaceae. 2008 (L Myrtaceae)
  5. Hackett, C. & J. Carolane Edible Horticultural Crops. 1982 (Edible HC)
  6. Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. (F ConoSur)
  7. IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  8. Kawasaki, L. 2011. Review of Myrtaceae data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2 (pers. comm.)
  9. Keller, H. A. & S. G. Tressens 2007. Presencia en Argentina de dos especies de uso múltiple: Acca sellowiana (Myrtaceae) y Casearia lasiophylla (Flacuortiaceae) (Darwiniana) 45:204-212.
  10. Kunkel, G. Plants for human consumption. 1984 (L Edible Pl)
  11. Landrum, L. 2011. Review of Myrtaceae data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2 (pers. comm.)
  12. Landrum, L. R. 1986. Campomanesia, Pimenta, Blepharocalyx, Legrandia, Acca, Myrrhinium, and Luma (Myrtaceae) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 45:139.
  13. Machado, L. de O. et al. 2017. Phylogenomic relationships of feijoa (Acca sellowiana (O. Berg.) Burret) with other Myrtaceae based on complete chloroplast genome sequences (Genetica) 145:163-174.
  14. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  15. Meyer, F. G. et al. A catalog of cultivated woody plants of the southeastern United States. 1994 (L CultWPl SE US)
  16. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  17. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  18. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)

Check other web resources for Acca sellowiana (O. Berg) Burret :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • New World Fruits Database: Online database from Bioversity International
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Acca sellowiana cultivars
  • 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:

  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=319761. Accessed 15 November 2018.