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Taxon: Alstonia angustiloba Miq.

 
Genus: Alstonia
Family: Apocynaceae
Subfamily: Rauvolfioideae
Tribe: Alstonieae
Nomen number: 405637
Place of publication: Fl. Ned. Ind. 2:438. 1857
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 19-Jan-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Jan-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: latex/rubber; wood (source of "pulai" timber)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Pl Res SEAs 5(1):87. 1993)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDO-CHINA: Thailand
    • MALESIA: Brunei, Indonesia, [Java, Kalimantan, Sumatra] Malaysia, Singapore


References:

  1. Kiew, R. et al., eds. Flora of peninsular Malaysia. 2010- (F Penins Malaya)
  2. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  3. Sidiyasa, K. 1997. Taxonomy, phylogeny, and wood anatomy of Alstonia (Apocynaceae) (Blumea) suppl. 11:104-106.
  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):87-88.
  6. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. (F Males)
  7. Valkenburg, J. L. C. H. van & N. Bunyapraphatsara, eds. 2001. Medicinal and poisonous plants 2 (Pl Res SEAs) 12(2):65-66.

Check other web resources for Alstonia angustiloba Miq. :

  • 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=405637. Accessed 19 January 2019.