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Taxon: Diospyros melanoxylon Roxb.

 
Genus: Diospyros
Family: Ebenaceae
Nomen number: 403647
Place of publication: Pl. Coromandel 1:36, t. 46. 1795
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 11-Dec-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 27-Oct-2006
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 4 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit
  • Materials: wood
  • Social: smoking material

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India (s.), Sri Lanka


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  3. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  4. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  5. Jayaraman, U. 1996. Economic importance of the genus Diospyros L. (Ebenaceae) in India Indian Forester 122:1041.
  6. Matthew, K. M. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic. (F TamilC)
  7. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)

Check other web resources for Diospyros melanoxylon Roxb. :

  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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=403647. Accessed 17 November 2018.