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Taxon: Santalum austrocaledonicum Vieill. var. austrocaledonicum

Genus: Santalum
Family: Santalaceae
Nomen number: 409860
Place of publication:
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 03-Feb-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • santal jaune  (Source: F NCaled) - French
  • santal rouge  (Source: F NCaled) - French

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (for carving, but overexploited) wood (fide Nasi & Ehrhart, Bois et forets des tropiques 247:15-16. 1996) wood (fide Nasi & Ehrhart, Bois et forets des tropiques 247:15-16. 1996)

Distributional Range:


    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: New Caledonia, Vanuatu


  1. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. 1967-. Flore de la Nouvelle Caledonie et dependances.
  2. Nasi, R. & Y. Ehrhart. 1996. Sandalwood, a perfume of prosperity. Part 1-a long history. 247:5-19.

Check other web resources for Santalum austrocaledonicum Vieill. var. austrocaledonicum :

  • 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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=409860. Accessed 12 August 2020.