Taxon: Shorea contorta S. Vidal

 
Genus: Shorea
Family: Dipterocarpaceae
Nomen number: 33869
Place of publication: Sin. gen. pl. lenos. Filip. Atlas 15, t. 15, fig. E. 1883
Name Verified on: 16-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Apr-1998
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • white lauan  (Source: Pl Book) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (fide Pl Res SEAs 5(1):393. 1993)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Tropical

    • Malesia: Philippines

References:

  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Soerianegara, I. & R. H. M. J. Lemmens, eds. 1993. Timber trees: major commercial timbers (Pl Res SEAs) 5(1):393.
  • Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. 1948- (F Males)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Shorea contorta S. Vidal :

  • 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.