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Taxon: Santalum spicatum (R. Br.) A. DC.

 
Genus: Santalum
Family: Santalaceae
Nomen number: 33077
Place of publication: Prodr. 14(2):685. 1857
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 06-Jan-2005 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: essential oils (for perfumery) wood (for carving) wood (for carving)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [South Australia (Flinder's Range), Western Australia]


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. 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+spicatum&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  3. George, A. S., ed. 1980-. Flora of Australia.
  4. Green, J. W. 1985. Census of the vascular plants of Western Australia
  5. Nasi, R. & Y. Ehrhart. 1996. Sandalwood, a perfume of prosperity. Part 1 - a long history. Bois Forêts Trop. 247:13-14.
  6. Oyen, L. P. A. & Nguyen Xuan Dung, eds. 1999. Essential-oil plants. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) 19:165, 182. Note: mentions
  7. Personal Care Products Council. INCI

Check other web resources for Santalum spicatum (R. Br.) A. DC. :

  • 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=33077. Accessed 21 October 2019.