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Taxon: Calamus siamensis Becc.

 
Genus: Calamus
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Calamoideae
Tribe: Calameae
Subtribe: Calaminae
Nomen number: 457388
Place of publication: Rec. Bot. Surv. India 2:203. 1902
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 22-Sep-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-Sep-2008
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: vegetable (shoots are edible (fide Evans et al. 2001)); vegetable (shoots are edible (fide Evans et al. 2001))

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDO-CHINA: Laos, Thailand
    • MALESIA: Malaysia


Reference:

  1. Evans, T. D. et al. 2002. A synopsis of the rattans (Arecaceae:Calamoideae) of Laos and neighbouring parts of Indochina Kew Bull. 57:1-84.

Check other web resources for Calamus siamensis Becc. :

  • 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=457388. Accessed 25 March 2019.