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Taxon: Arenga engleri Becc.

 
Genus: Arenga
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Coryphoideae
Tribe: Caryoteae
Nomen number: 3946
Place of publication: Malesia 3:184. 1889
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 05-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 5 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Formosan sugar palm  (Source: Cornucopia) - English
  • Riukiu Zuckerpalme  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental
  • Human food: vegetable; vegetable

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Fujian]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Ryukyu Islands] Taiwan


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  2. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  3. Facciola, S. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants. 1990 (Cornucopia)
  4. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  5. Jones, D. L. Palms throughout the world. 1994 (Palms World) 132.
  6. Li, H. L. et al., eds. Flora of Taiwan. (F Taiwan)
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  8. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1963. An annotated checklist of cultivated palms (Principes) 7:127.
  9. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  10. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  11. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)
  12. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Arenga engleri Becc. :

  • 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=3946. Accessed 23 January 2019.