Taxon: Vouacapoua americana Aubl.

 
Genus: Vouacapoua
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
      Tribe: Caesalpinieae
Nomen number: 41916
Place of publication: Hist. pl. Guiane suppl. 9. 1775
Name Verified on: 31-Dec-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-May-1997
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (timber fide Ency WTimber)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil - Para
    • Northern South America: French Guiana; Suriname

References:

  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • National Academy of Sciences Tropical legumes: resources for the future. 1979 (Trop Leg)
  • Pulle, A. A. et al., eds. Flora of Suriname. 1932- (F Suriname)

Check other web resources for Vouacapoua americana Aubl. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • 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.