Taxon: Aspidosperma polyneuron Müll. Arg.

 
Genus: Aspidosperma
Family: Apocynaceae
Subfamily: Rauvolfioideae
Tribe: Alstonieae
Nomen number: 5584
Place of publication: C. F. P. von Martius, Fl. bras. 6(1):57. 1860
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 07-Jul-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 07-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • peroba  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • peroba-comum  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • peroba-mirim  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • peroba-miúda  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • peroba-paulista  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • peroba-rosa  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Alagoas, Bahia, Espirito Santo, Goias, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul, Minas Gerais, Parana, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia, Peru [Cajamarca]
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Misiones] Paraguay [Alto Parana, Amambay, Canendiyu]


References:

  1. Bernardi, L. 1984. Contribución a la dendrología paraguaya. I (Boissiera) 35:10.
  2. Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  3. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  4. Correa, J. E. & H. Y. Bernal Especies vegetales promisorias de los paises del Convenio Andres Bello. (Esp Veg Prom)
  5. Forzza, R. C. et al., coord. Lista de espécies da flora do Brasil (on-line resource). (L Brasil Online)
  6. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  7. Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. (F ConoSur)
  8. Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. Flora of Peru. 1936-1971; new ser. 1980- (F Peru)
  9. Spichiger, R., ed. Flora del Paraguay. (F Parag)

Check other web resources for Aspidosperma polyneuron Müll. Arg. :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • 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=5584. Accessed 21 April 2018.