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Taxon: Virola calophylla (Spruce) Warb.

 
Genus: Virola
Family: Myristicaceae
Nomen number: 400361
Place of publication: Nova Acta Acad. Caes. Leop.-Carol. German. Nat. Cur. 68:231. 1897
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 18-Nov-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela [Amazonas]
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Acre, Amapá, Amazonas, Mato Grosso, Pará, Rondônia, Roraima]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, [El Beni, La Paz, Pando] Colombia, Ecuador, [Morona Santiago, Napo, Pastaza, Sucumbíos] Peru [Amazonas, Loreto, Madre de Dios, Puno, Ucayali]


References:

  1. Boggan, J. et al. 1997. Checklist of the plants of the Guianas, ed. 2
  2. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45 Note: lists as Virola calophylla Warb.
  3. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  4. Encarnación, F. 1983. Nomenclatura de las especies forestales comunes en el Perú Note: Documento de Trabajo no. 7, Proyecto PNUD/FAO/PER/81/002, Lima, Peru
  5. Forzza, R. C. et al., coord. Lista de espécies da flora do Brasil (on-line resource). Note: lists as Virola calophylla Warb.
  6. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. 1973-. Flora of Ecuador. Note: lists as Virola calophylla Warb.
  7. Hokche, O. et al. 2008. Nuevo catálogo de la flora vascular de Venezuela.
  8. Killeen, T. J. et al. 1993. Guia de arboles de Bolivia Note: lists as Virola calophylla Warb.
  9. Missouri Botanical Garden. W³Tropicos (on-line resource).
  10. Spichiger, R. et al. 1989. Los árboles del Arboretum Jenaro Herrera, vol. 1. Moraceae a Leguminosae. Boissiera 43:159.
  11. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. 1995-. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. Note: Missouri Botanical Garden & Timber Press

Check other web resources for Virola calophylla (Spruce) Warb. :

  • 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=400361. Accessed 22 September 2019.