Taxon: Koompassia excelsa (Becc.) Taub.

 
Genus: Koompassia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Dialioideae
Nomen number: 401718
Place of publication: H. G. A. Engler & K. A. E. Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 3(3):156. 1891
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 04-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 18-May-2006
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (fide Ency WTimber; Pl Book, comments that "splits too easily to be valuable")

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDO-CHINA: Thailand
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines


References:

  1. Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  2. Lock, J. M. & J. Heald Legumes of Indochina: a checklist. 1994 (Leg Indochina)
  3. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  4. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. Flora of Thailand. (F Thailand)
  5. Soerianegara, I. & R. H. M. J. Lemmens, eds. 1993. Timber trees: major commercial timbers (Pl Res SEAs) 5(1):19, 274-275.
  6. Wit, H. C. D. de 1947. Revision of the genus Koompassia Maingay ex Bentham (Legum.) Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenzorg ser. 3, 17:311-317.

Check other web resources for Koompassia excelsa (Becc.) Taub. :

  • 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.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=401718. Accessed 26 May 2018.