Taxon: Magnolia champaca (L.) Baill. ex Pierre

 
Genus: Magnolia
Subgenus: Yulania
Section: Michelia
Family: Magnoliaceae
Subfamily: Magnolioideae
Nomen number: 452630
Place of publication: Fl. forest. Cochinch. 1(fasc. 1): t. 3. 1880
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 19-Apr-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Jul-2013
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (as Michelia champaca)
  • Invertebrate food: silkworms (as Michelia champaca)
  • Materials: essential oils (as Michelia champaca)
  • Materials: wood (as Michelia champaca)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2, as Michelia champaca; Herbs Commerce ed2, as Michelia champaca)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Xizang (s.e.), Yunnan (s.)]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bangladesh, India [Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Himachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Orissa, Sikkim, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal]
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, [Java, Lesser Sunda Islands, Sumatra] Malaysia (Malaya)


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  2. Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols. (HerbSpices)
  3. Figlar, R. B. & H. P. Nooteboom 2004. Notes on Magnoliaceae IV (Blumea) 49:96.
  4. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  5. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  6. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  7. Watson, J. F. Index to the native and scientific names of Indian and other eastern economic plants and products. 1868 (Names Watson)

Check other web resources for Magnolia champaca (L.) Baill. ex Pierre :

  • 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.

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=452630. Accessed 17 July 2018.