Taxon: Dipterocarpus grandiflorus (Blanco) Blanco

Genus: Dipterocarpus
Family: Dipterocarpaceae
Nomen number: 401494
Place of publication: Fl. Filip. ed. 2:314. 1845
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 21-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Feb-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: essential oils (fide Pl Res SEAs 18:61. 2000)
  • Materials: gum/resin (fide Pl Res SEAs 18:61. 2000)
  • Materials: wood (fide Pl Res SEAs 18:61. 2000)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Pl Res SEAs 18:61. 2000)

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indo-China: India Andaman and Nicobar; Myanmar ; Thailand ; Vietnam
    • Malesia: Indonesia Kalimantan, Sumatra; Malaysia ; Philippines


  • Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam. 1960- (F CambLVN)
  • Boer, E. & A. B. Ella, eds. 2000. Plants producing exudates (Pl Res SEAs) 18:60.
  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Soerianegara, I. & R. H. M. J. Lemmens, eds. 1993. Timber trees: major commercial timbers (Pl Res SEAs) 5(1):180.
  • Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. 1948- (F Males)


Check other web resources for Dipterocarpus grandiflorus (Blanco) Blanco :

  • 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.