Taxon: Brosimum rubescens Taub.

 
Genus: Brosimum
Family: Moraceae
      Tribe: Dorstenieae
Nomen number: 401467
Place of publication: Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 12(Beibl. 27):4. 1890
Name Verified on: 20-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Sep-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (timber fide F Neotrop; Trees Peru)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil - Acre, - Amapa, - Amazonas, - Bahia, - Goias, - Para, - Rio de Janeiro, - Rondonia, - Roraima
    • Central America: Panama
    • Northern South America: French Guiana; Guyana; Suriname
    • Western South America: Bolivia - Pando; Colombia; Ecuador - Morona-Santiago, - Napo, - Pastaza, - Sucumbios; Peru - Amazonas, - Madre de Dios, - Pasco, - San Martin

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info) (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Berg, C. C. 1972. Olmedieae, Brosimeae (Moraceae) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 7:189.
  • Berg, C. C. 2001. Moreae, Arocarpeae, and Dorstenia (Moraceae) with introductions to the family and Ficus and with additions and corrections to Flora Neotropica Monograph 7 Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 83:237.
  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Encarnación, F. Nomenclatura de las especies forestales comunes en el Perú. 1983 (Trees Peru)
  • Görts-van Rijn, A. R. A., ed. Flora of the Guianas. 1986- (F Guianas)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Brosimum rubescens Taub. :

  • 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.