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Taxon: Arenga microcarpa Becc.

 
Genus: Arenga
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Coryphoideae
Tribe: Caryoteae
Nomen number: 3948
Place of publication: K. M. Schumann & U. M. Hollrung, Fl. Kais. Wilh. Land 16. 1889
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 19-Jan-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: potential as starch;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • PAPUASIA: Indonesia, [Papua Barat] Papua New Guinea


References:

  1. Essig, F. B. 1977. Palm flora of New Guinea.
  2. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6
  3. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  4. Jones, D. L. 1994. Palms throughout the world
  5. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  6. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1963. An annotated checklist of cultivated palms. Principes 7:127.
  7. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  8. St. John, H. 1973. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands
  9. Uhl, N. W. & J. Dransfield. 1987. Genera palmarum: a classification of palms based on the work of Harold E. Moore, Jr.

Check other web resources for Arenga microcarpa Becc. :

  • 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=3948. Accessed 24 August 2019.