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Taxon: Ficus insipida Willd.

 
Genus: Ficus
Section: Pharmacosycea
Family: Moraceae
Tribe: Ficeae
Nomen number: 405335
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 4(2):1143. 1806, nom. cons.
Link to protologue:
Comment: conserved (nom. cons., Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.9 & App. IV) with a conserved type
Name Verified on: 13-Mar-2019 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: tenderizer
  • Materials:
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Ency CNatIn; F Neotrop)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Durango, San Luis Potosí, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Colima, Guerrero, Jalisco, México, Michoacán de Ocampo, Morelos, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Puebla, Querétaro, Tabasco, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave]

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Applequist, W. L. 2013. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 65. Taxon 62:1325. Note: proposal recommended
  3. Balick, M. J. et al. 2000. Checklist of the vascular plants of Belize, with common names and uses. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 85
  4. Berg, C. C. 2001. Moreae, Arocarpeae, and Dorstenia (Moraceae) with introductions to the family and Ficus and with additions and corrections to Flora Neotropica Monograph 7. Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 83:21.
  5. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45
  6. Burger, W. C., ed. 1971-. Flora costaricensis.
  7. Carauta, J. P. P. 1989. Ficus (Moraceae) no Brasil: conservação e taxonomia. Albertoa 2:244-251.
  8. Cardoso Pederneiras, L. & S. Romaniuc-Neto. 2013. (2126) Proposal to conserve the name Ficus insipida (Moraceae) with a conserved type. Taxon 62:184-185.
  9. Croat, T. B. 1978. Flora of Barro Colorado Island.
  10. Dubs, B. 1998. Prodromus florae matogrossensis. Botany of Mato Grosso, series B, no. 3.
  11. Encarnación, F. 1983. Nomenclatura de las especies forestales comunes en el Perú Note: = Ficus anthelmintica Mart.
  12. Görts-van Rijn, A. R. A., ed. 1986-. Flora of the Guianas.
  13. Hammel, B. E. et al., eds. 2003-. Manual de plantas de Costa Rica
  14. Ibarra-Manríquez, G. & T. Wendt. 1992. El género Ficus, subgénero Pharmacosycea (Moraceae) en Veracruz, Mexico. Bol. Soc. Bot. México 52:8. Note: superseded by Botanical Sciences
  15. Lasser, T., ed. 1964-. Flora de Venezuela.
  16. Leung, A. Y. & S. Foster. 1996. Encyclopedia of common natural ingredients used in food, drugs, and cosmetics, ed. 2
  17. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  18. Rzedowski, J. & G. Rzedowski, eds. 1991-. Flora del Bajio y de regiones adyacentes.
  19. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. 2001. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3).
  20. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. 1995-. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. Note: Missouri Botanical Garden & Timber Press
  21. Wilson, K. L. 2016. Report of the General Committee: 14. Taxon 65:878. Note: proposal recommended

Check other web resources for Ficus insipida Willd. :

  • 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.
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=405335. Accessed 20 July 2019.