Taxon: Spondias purpurea L.

 
Genus: Spondias
Family: Anacardiaceae
Subfamily: Spondiadoideae
Nomen number: 35337
Place of publication: Sp. pl. ed. 2, 1:613. 1762
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 07-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit (fide CultTropS; Econ Bot 54:449-458. 2000)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • Mexico (s.)

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Ecuador


    Cultivated (in neotropics)

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. Berhaut, J. Flore illustrée du Senegal. (F Senegal)
  3. Edições Melhoramentes The new Michaelis illustrated dictionary (Novo Michaelis dicionário ilustrado), ed. 22/24. 1979 (Portuguese Dict)
  4. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  5. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  6. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  7. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. 1987. Flora of Ecuador. (F Ecuador) 30:38-40.
  8. Howard, R. 1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt) 5:103-104.
  9. IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  10. Koziol, M. J. & M. J. Macia 1998. Chemical composition, nutritional evaluation, and economic prospects of Spondias purpurea (Anacardiaceae) Econ. Bot. 52:373-380.
  11. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  12. Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. Flora of Peru. 1936-1971; new ser. 1980- (F Peru)
  13. Macia, M. J. & A. S. Barfod 2000. Economic botany of Spondias purpurea (Anacardiaceae) in Ecuador Econ. Bot. 54:449-458.
  14. Miller, A. & B. Schaal 2005. Domestication of a Mesoamerican cultivated fruit tree, Spondias purpurea Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 102:12801-12806.
  15. Missouri Botanical Garden W³Tropicos (on-line resource). (TROPICOS)
  16. Mitchell, J. D. 1996. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  17. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  18. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  19. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  20. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  21. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. (F Males)
  22. Verheij, E. W. M. & R. E. Coronel, eds. 1991. Edible fruits and nuts (Pl Res SEAs) 2:288.
  23. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)

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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=35337. Accessed 25 April 2018.