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Taxon: Garcinia gummi-gutta (L.) N. Robson

 
Genus: Garcinia
Family: Clusiaceae (alt.Guttiferae)
Nomen number: 420224
Place of publication: Brittonia 20:103. 1968
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 02-May-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2, as Garcinia cambogia; Herbs Commerce ed2, as Garcinia cambogia; Healing Pl India)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India [Kerala, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Goa]


References:

  1. Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India. 1948-1976. The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials. Note: = Garcinia cambogia
  2. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs Note: = Garcinia cambogia
  3. Matthew, K. M. 1983. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic. Note: = Garcinia cambogia
  4. Parrotta, J. A. 2001. Healing plants of peninsular India CABI International, Wallingford, United Kingdom.
  5. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  6. Saldanha, C. J. & D. H. Nicolson. 1976. Flora of Hassan district. Note: = Garcinia cambogia
  7. Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. 1993-. Flora of India.

Check other web resources for Garcinia gummi-gutta (L.) N. Robson :

  • 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=420224. Accessed 15 September 2019.