Taxon: Endospermum peltatum Merr.

 
Genus: Endospermum
Family: Euphorbiaceae
  Subfamily: Crotonoideae
      Tribe: Adenoclineae
        Subtribe: Endosperminae
Nomen number: 401656
Place of publication: Publ. Bur. Sci. Gov. Lab. 35:35. 1906 (Philipp. J. Sci. 1(suppl.):82. 1906)
Name Verified on: 08-May-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 08-May-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: revegetator (fide Pl Res SEAs 5(1):200. 1993)
  • Materials: wood (timber fide Ency WTimber)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indo-China: India - Andaman and Nicobar; Thailand
    • Malesia: Brunei; Indonesia - Kalimantan; Malaysia; Philippines

References:

  • Arias Guerrero, S. & P. C. van Welzen 2011. Revision of Malesian Endospermum (Euphorbiaceae) with notes on phylogeny and historical biogeography Edinburgh J. Bot. 68:475-476.
  • Balakrishnan, N. P. & T. Chakrabarty The family Euphorbiaceae in India; a synopsis of its profile, taxonomy and bibliography. 2007 (Euphorb India)
  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Govaerts, R. et al. World checklist and bibliography of Euphorbiaceae. 2000 (L Euphorb)
  • Merrill, E. D. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants. 1922-1926 (F Philipp)
  • Soerianegara, I. & R. H. M. J. Lemmens, eds. 1993. Timber trees: major commercial timbers (Pl Res SEAs) 5(1):199-200.
  • Whitmore, T. C. et al., eds. Tree flora of Indonesia, Check list for Kalimantan. 1989 (Trees Kalim)

Check other web resources for Endospermum peltatum Merr. :

  • 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.