Taxon: Copaifera guyanensis Desf.

 
Genus: Copaifera
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
      Tribe: Detarieae
Nomen number: 401477
Place of publication: Mém. Mus. Hist. Nat. 7:376. 1821
Name Verified on: 21-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: gum/resin (fide HerbSpices 2:208. 1987)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil
    • Northern South America: French Guiana; Guyana; Suriname

References:

  • Boggan, J. et al. Checklist of the plants of the Guianas. 1992 (L Guianas)
  • Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols. 1986-1987 (HerbSpices)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Lewis, G. P. Legumes of Bahia. 1987 (Leg Bahia)
  • Pulle, A. A. et al., eds. Flora of Suriname. 1932- (F Suriname)

Check other web resources for Copaifera guyanensis Desf. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • 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.