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Taxon: Antidesma ghaesembilla Gaertn.

 
Genus: Antidesma
Family: Phyllanthaceae
Subfamily: Antidesmatoideae
Tribe: Antidesmateae
Subtribe: Antidesmatinae
Nomen number: 3642
Place of publication: Fruct. sem. pl. 1:189, t. 39, fig. 5. 1788
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 21-Mar-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Mar-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • black currant-tree  (Source: Pl Res SEAs) - English
  • fang ye wu yue cha  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: revegetator
  • Human food: potential as fruit (a minor species in SE Asia fide Pl Res SEAs 2:317. 1991)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu, Yunnan Sheng, Guangdong Sheng, Hainan Sheng]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, [Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, Nagaland, Odisha, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal] Nepal, Sri Lanka
    • PAPUASIA: New Guinea, Papua New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, [Sulawesi, Jawa, Kalimantan, Lesser Sunda Islands, Maluku, Sumatera] Indonesia, [Sulawesi, Jawa, Kalimantan, Lesser Sunda Islands, Maluku, Sumatera] Malaysia, [Sabah] Malaysia, [Sabah] Philippines

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [Queensland (n.), Western Australia (n.), Northern Territory]


References:

  1. Airy Shaw, H. K. 1972. The Euphorbiaceae of Siam Kew Bull. 26:353.
  2. Airy Shaw, H. K. 1975. The Euphorbiaceae of Borneo Kew Bull. add. ser., 4:211.
  3. Airy Shaw, H. K. 1980. A partial synopsis of the Euphorbiaceae Platylobeae of Australia (excluding Phyllanthus, Euphorbia and Calycopeplus) Kew Bull. 35:694.
  4. Airy Shaw, H. K. 1980. The Euphorbiaceae of New Guinea Kew Bull. add. ser., 8:213.
  5. Balakrishnan, N. P. & T. Chakrabarty The family Euphorbiaceae in India; a synopsis of its profile, taxonomy and bibliography (Euphorb India)
  6. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  7. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  8. Govaerts, R. et al. World checklist and bibliography of Euphorbiaceae (L Euphorb)
  9. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  10. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6 (Mansf Ency)
  11. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  12. Hoffmann, P. Antidesma in Malesia and Thailand (Gen Antidesma Males)
  13. Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia (Econ Pl Aust)
  14. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. Flora of Thailand. (F Thailand)
  15. Verheij, E. W. M. & R. E. Coronel, eds. 1991. Edible fruits and nuts (Pl Res SEAs) 2:78, 317.
  16. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Antidesma ghaesembilla Gaertn. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • 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.
  • 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=3642. Accessed 24 May 2019.