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Taxon: Aiphanes horrida (Jacq.) Burret

 
Genus: Aiphanes
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Arecoideae
Tribe: Cocoseae
Subtribe: Bactridinae
Nomen number: 455114
Place of publication: Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 11:575. 1932
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 17-Apr-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 18 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard, as A. aculeata; Palms Amazon, as A. aculeata)
  • Human food: fruit (as A. aculeata)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Trinidad and Tobago [Trinidad]
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela [Barinas, Miranda, Sucre]
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Acre]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, [El Beni, La Paz, Pando, Santa Cruz] Colombia, [Antioquia, Caldas, Cundinamarca, Meta, Tolima, Valle del Cauca, Quindío, Casanare] Peru [Cusco, Huánuco, Madre de Dios]


    Cultivated

    Southern America
    • South America


References:

  1. Borchsenius, F. & R. Bernal. 1996. Aiphanes (Palmae). Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 70:46. Note: = Aiphanes aculeata Willd.
  2. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  3. Govaerts, R. & J. Dransfield. 2005. World checklist of palms.
  4. Henderson, A. 1995. The palms of the Amazon Oxford University Press. Note: = Aiphanes aculeata Willd.
  5. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.

Check other web resources for Aiphanes horrida (Jacq.) Burret :

  • 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.
  • 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=455114. Accessed 18 July 2019.