Taxon: Symphonia globulifera L. f.

 
Genus: Symphonia
Family: Clusiaceae (alt.Guttiferae)
Nomen number: 36005
Place of publication: Suppl. pl. 302. 1782 ("1781")
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 01-May-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 01-May-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • boarwood  (Source: F Jam) - English
  • anani  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • guanandi  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • oanani  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • pitá-de-lagoa  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • uanani  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • ojoru  (Source: F VenGuay) - Spanish (Venezuela)
  • peramán  (Source: F VenGuay) - Spanish (Venezuela)
  • maconaträd  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (timber fide Ency WTimber)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Cameroon, Gabon, Sao Tome and Principe, Zaire
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Cote D'Ivoire, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola

    Northern America
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Tabasco, Veracruz]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Dominica, Guadeloupe, Hispaniola, Jamaica, St. Lucia, Trinidad and Tobago [Trinidad]
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia (n.), Colombia, Ecuador


References:

  1. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource). (PROTA4U)
  2. Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M. T. Strong Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 98. 2012 (L West Indies)
  3. Adams, C. Flowering plants of Jamaica. 1972 (F Jam)
  4. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  5. Boggan, J. et al. Checklist of the plants of the Guianas, ed. 2. 1997 (L Guianas ed2)
  6. Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  7. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  8. Eyma, P. J. 1932. The Polygonaceae, Guttiferae, and Lecythidaceae of Surinam 170.
  9. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  10. Hammel, B. E. et al., eds. Manual de plantas de Costa Rica. 2003- (Man CostaR)
  11. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  12. Jardin botanique national de Belgique Flore du Congo, du Rwanda et du Burundi (Flore d'Afrique centrale). (F Afr Centr)
  13. Missouri Botanical Garden W³Tropicos (on-line resource). (TROPICOS)
  14. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. (F VenGuay)
  15. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  16. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)

Check other web resources for Symphonia globulifera L. f. :

  • 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=36005. Accessed 25 April 2018.