Taxon: Dicorynia paraensis Benth.

 
Genus: Dicorynia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Dialioideae
Nomen number: 401487
Place of publication: J. Bot. (Hooker) 2:82. 1840
Name Verified on: 21-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Mar-1995
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (timber fide Ency W Timber)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil - Amazonas, - Para, - Roraima
    • Northern South America: Venezuela - Bolivar, - Amazonas
    • Western South America: Colombia

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Boggan, J. et al. Checklist of the plants of the Guianas. 1992 (L Guianas)
  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Koeppen, R. C. 1967. Revision of Dicorynia (Cassieae, Caesalpiniaceae) (Brittonia) 19:51.

Check other web resources for Dicorynia paraensis Benth. :

  • 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.