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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. Last Changed: 17-Apr-2008
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 18 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

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, [Beni, La Paz, Pando, Santa Cruz] Colombia, [Antioquia, Caldas, Cundinamarca, Meta, Tolima, Valle, Quindio, Casanare] Peru [Cuzco, Huanuco, Madre de Dios]


    Cultivated

    Southern America
    • South America


References:

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

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 17 February 2019.