Taxon: Virola koschnyi Warb.

 
Genus: Virola
Family: Myristicaceae
Nomen number: 401882
Place of publication: Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 1:71. 1905
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 18-Nov-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 18-Nov-2010
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • banak  (Source: F Guat) - Spanish
  • cedrillo  (Source: F Guat) - Spanish
  • drago  (Source: F Guat) - Spanish
  • sangre  (Source: F Guat) - Spanish
  • freta dorada  (Source: F RPalenq) - Spanish (Ecuador)

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (as a source of plywood)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama


References:

  1. Balick, M. J. et al. Checklist of the vascular plants of Belize, with common names and uses. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 85. 2000 (L Belize NY)
  2. Dodson, C. H. & A. H. Gentry Flora of the Rio Palenque science center. (F RPalenq)
  3. Hammel, B. E. et al., eds. Manual de plantas de Costa Rica. 2003- (Man CostaR)
  4. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. Flora of Ecuador. (F Ecuador)
  5. Nelson, C. H. N. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Honduras. 2008 (L Honduras)
  6. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  7. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3). (F Nicaragua)
  8. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)

Check other web resources for Virola koschnyi Warb. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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=401882. Accessed 21 June 2018.