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Taxon: Bactris gasipaes Kunth

 
Genus: Bactris
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Arecoideae
Tribe: Cocoseae
Subtribe: Bactridinae
Nomen number: 418541
Place of publication: F. W. H. A. von Humboldt et al., Nov. gen. sp. 1:242[folio]; 1:302[quarto]. 1816, nom. cons.
Link to protologue:
Comment: conserved (nom. cons.) against the heterotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. IV) Martinezia ciliata Ruiz & Pav., nom. rej.
Name Verified on: 02-May-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Acre, Mato Grosso, Rondônia]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, [Santa Cruz] Colombia, [Antioquia, Bolívar, La Guajira, Norte de Santander, Risaralda, Sucre, Valle del Cauca] Ecuador, [Manabí, Pichincha] Peru [Cusco, Madre de Dios, Pasco]


    Cultivated

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Central America
    • South America (n)


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. Bernal, R. G. 1989. (957) Proposal to conserve Bactris gasipaes Kunth against Bactris ciliata (R. & P.) Mart. (Palmae). Taxon 38:520.
  3. Brummitt, R. K. 1993. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 38. Taxon 42:695. Note: conservation proposal recommended
  4. Clement, C. R. 1988. The potential use of the pejibaye palm in agroforestry systems. Agroforest. Systems 7:201-212.
  5. Croat, T. B. 1978. Flora of Barro Colorado Island.
  6. Erhardt, W. et al. 2000. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage
  7. Ferreira, E. 1999. The phylogeny of pupunha (Bactris gasipaes Kunth, Palmae) and allied species. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 83:225-236.
  8. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Bactris+gasipaes&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  9. Henderson, A. 2000. Bactris (Palmae). Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 79:70.
  10. Hernández-Ugalde, J. A. et al. 2011. Genetic relationships among wild and cultivated populations of peach palm (Bactris gasipaes Kunth, Palmae): evidence for multiple independent domestication events. Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 58:571-583.
  11. IPGRI. New World Fruits Database (on-line resource).
  12. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  13. Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. 1936-. Flora of Peru Note: 1936-1971; new ser. 1980-
  14. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  15. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  16. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  17. Rehm, S. & G. Espig. 1991. The cultivated plants of the tropics and subtropics
  18. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark. 1946-1976. Flora of Guatemala.

Check other web resources for Bactris gasipaes Kunth :

  • 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=418541. Accessed 21 September 2019.