Taxon: Shorea macrophylla (de Vriese) P. S. Ashton

 
Genus: Shorea
Family: Dipterocarpaceae
Nomen number: 401820
Place of publication: Gard. Bull. Singapore 20:278. 1963
Name Verified on: 10-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 26-Jan-2000
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: flavoring (illipe nuts fide Pl Book; Blicher-Mathiesen, Econ Bot 48:233.)
  • Materials: lipids (from nuts for cosmetics fide Pl Book)
  • Materials: wood (fide Pl Res SEAs 5(1):397. 1993)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Tropical

    • Malesia: Brunei; Indonesia - Kalimantan; Malaysia - Sabah, - Sarawak

References:

  • Blicher-Mathiesen, U. 1994. Borneo Illipe, a fat product from different Shorea spp. (Dipterocarpaceae) Econ. Bot. 48:231-242.
  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Soerianegara, I. & R. H. M. J. Lemmens, eds. 1993. Timber trees: major commercial timbers (Pl Res SEAs) 5(1):397.
  • Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. 1948- (F Males)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Shorea macrophylla (de Vriese) P. S. Ashton :

  • 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.

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image