Taxon: Shorea robusta C. F. Gaertn.

 
Genus: Shorea
Family: Dipterocarpaceae
Nomen number: 33870
Place of publication: Suppl. carp. 48, t. 186, fig. 1. 1805
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 17-Feb-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 17-Feb-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Invertebrate food: silkworms (for 'tasar' silkworms fide Wealth India RM 9:321. 1972)
  • Materials: gum/resin (fide Wealth India RM 9:320. 1972)
  • Materials: tannin/dyestuff (fide Wealth India RM 9:319-320. 1972)
  • Materials: wood (fide Wealth India RM 9:317-319. 1972)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2; Biodiv Conserv 13:459. 2004)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Xizang (s.e.)]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, [Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Madhya Pradesh, Manipur, Orissa, Sikkim, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal] Nepal


    Cultivated

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India


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. Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India 1972. The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials. (Wealth India RM) 9:313-322.
  3. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  4. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  5. Hajra, P. K. et al., eds. Materials for the flora of Arunachal Pradesh. (F Arun Prad)
  6. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  7. Kala, C. P. et al. 2004. Prioritization of medicinal plants on the basis of available knowledge, existing practices and use value status in Uttaranchal, India Biodivers. & Conservation 13:459.
  8. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  9. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  10. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  11. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  12. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  13. Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. Flora of India. (F India)
  14. Singh, N. P. et al., eds. Flora of Manipur. 2000- (F Manipur)
  15. Singh, N. P., eds. Flora of Jammu & Kashmir. 2002- (F Jammu Kashmir)
  16. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. (F Males)
  17. Verma, D. M. et al. (vol. 1); V. Mudgal et al. (vol. 2) Flora Madhya Pradesh. (F Madhya Prad)
  18. Watson, J. F. Index to the native and scientific names of Indian and other eastern economic plants and products. 1868 (Names Watson)
  19. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Shorea robusta C. F. Gaertn. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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.

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=33870. Accessed 24 April 2018.