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Taxon: Astrocaryum chambira Burret

 
Genus: Astrocaryum
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Arecoideae
Tribe: Cocoseae
Subtribe: Bactridinae
Nomen number: 411835
Place of publication: Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 35:122. 1934
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 14-Sep-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Sep-1998
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: fiber (fide Palms Amazon; F VenGuay); fiber (fide Palms Amazon; F VenGuay)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela [Amazonas]
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Amazonas, Acre]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia, [Meta, Putumayo, Amazonas] Ecuador, [Morona Santiago, Napo] Peru [Amazonas, Loreto]


    Cultivated

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Ecuador


References:

  1. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6 (Mansf Ency)
  2. Henderson, A. The palms of the Amazon (Palms Amazon)
  3. IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  4. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  5. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. (F VenGuay)

Check other web resources for Astrocaryum chambira Burret :

  • New World Fruits Database: Online database from Bioversity International
  • 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=411835. Accessed 24 May 2019.