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Taxon: Santalum album L.

 
Genus: Santalum
Family: Santalaceae
Nomen number: 33075
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:349. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 07-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 7 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: flavoring
  • Materials: essential oils (for perfumes and soaps) wood (for carving and cabinet work)
  • Medicines: folklore; folklore; folklore; folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Sri Lanka
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [Northern Territory (n.)]


    Cultivated (also cult. in native range)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. 1963-1968. Flora of Java.
  3. Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature
  4. Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. 1986-1987. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols.
  5. Doran, J. C. & J. W. Turnbull, eds. 1997. Australian trees and shrubs: species for land rehabilitation and farm planting in the tropics. Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research
  6. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  7. El-Hadidi, M. N. & M. S. Abdallah. 1980-. Flora of Egypt.
  8. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  9. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  10. Facciola, S. 1990. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants Kampong Publications.
  11. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Santalum+album&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  12. George, A. S., ed. 1980-. Flora of Australia.
  13. Leung, A. Y. & S. Foster. 1996. Encyclopedia of common natural ingredients used in food, drugs, and cosmetics, ed. 2
  14. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  15. Luna, R. K. 1996. Plantation trees. Note: International Book Distributors
  16. Matthew, K. M. 1983. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic.
  17. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  18. Nasi, R. & Y. Ehrhart. 1996. Sandalwood, a perfume of prosperity. Part 1- a long history. Bois Forêts Trop. 247:5-19.
  19. Oyen, L. P. A. & Nguyen Xuan Dung, eds. 1999. Essential-oil plants. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) 19:161-167.
  20. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  21. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  22. Saldanha, C. J. & D. H. Nicolson. 1976. Flora of Hassan district.
  23. Smith, R. J. Botanical beads of the world (on-line resource). URL: http://www.botanicalbeads.com/BBB_page_45.html target='_blank'

Check other web resources for Santalum album L. :

  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • 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=33075. Accessed 7 December 2019.