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Taxon: Ceiba insignis (Kunth) P. E. Gibbs & Semir

 
Genus: Ceiba
Family: Malvaceae
Subfamily: Bombacoideae
Nomen number: 433222
Place of publication: Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 45:134. 1988
Link to protologue:
Comment: treated in a restricted sense by Gibbs & Semir (2003), as part of a "C. insignis" complex
Name Verified on: 06-Oct-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 8 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Ecuador, [Loja] Peru [Amazonas, Cajamarca, Piura, San Martín]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45
  2. Dubs, B. 1998. Prodromus florae matogrossensis. Botany of Mato Grosso, series B, no. 3.
  3. Gibbs, P. & J. Semir. 2003. A taxonomic revision of the genus Ceiba Mill. (Bombacaceae). Anales Jard. Bot. Madrid 60:259-300.
  4. Gibbs, P. E. et al. 1988. A proposal to unite the genera Chorisia Kunth and Ceiba Miller (Bombacaceae). Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 45:125-136.
  5. Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. 1999. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75
  6. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  7. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. 1995-. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. Note: mentions
  8. Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. 1996, 1999. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74.

Check other web resources for Ceiba insignis (Kunth) P. E. Gibbs & Semir :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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=433222. Accessed 21 October 2019.