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Taxon: Theobroma obovatum Klotzsch ex Bernoulli

 
Genus: Theobroma
Family: Malvaceae
Subfamily: Byttnerioideae
Tribe: Theobromateae
Nomen number: 438858
Place of publication: Über. Art. Theobroma 14. 1869; Neue Denkschr. Allg. Schweiz. Ges. Gesammten Naturwiss. 24(3):14. 1871
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 21-Oct-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Acre, Amazonas, Para, Rondonia]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia, [Putumayo, Amazonas] Peru [Loreto]


References:

  1. Addison, G. & R. Tavares 1952. Hybridization and grafting in species of Theobroma which occur in Amazonia (Evolution) 6:380-386.
  2. Cuatrecasas, J. 1964. Cacao and its allies: a taxonomic revision of the genus Theobroma Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 35:559-563.
  3. Forzza, R. C. et al., coord. Lista de espécies da flora do Brasil (on-line resource). (L Brasil Online)
  4. IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  5. Silva S., C. R. & A. Figueira 2005. Phylogenetic analysis of Theobroma (Sterculiaceae) based on Kunitz-like trypsin inhibitor sequences Pl. Syst. Evol. 250:94, 100, 101.
  6. Vásquez Martínez, R. et al. 1997. Flórula de las Reservas Biológicas de Iquitos, Perú: Allpahuayo-Mishana, Explornapo Camp, Explorama Lodge Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 63:703-704.
  7. Zhang, D. et al. 2011. Theobroma (Wild Crop Rel Pl Orn) 13:286-287.

Check other web resources for Theobroma obovatum Klotzsch ex Bernoulli :

  • New World Fruits Database: Online database from Bioversity International
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=438858. Accessed 13 November 2018.