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
Name Verified on: 07-Jul-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 07-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System

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 (fide Ency WTimber)

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
    • Southern South America: Argentina - Misiones; Paraguay - Alto Parana, - Amambay, - Canendiyu
    • Western South America: Colombia; Peru - Cajamarca

References:

  • Bernardi, L. 1984. Contribución a la dendrología paraguaya. I (Boissiera) 35:10.
  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  • Correa, J. E. & H. Y. Bernal Especies vegetales promisorias de los paises del Convenio Andres Bello. 1989-1998 (Esp Veg Prom)
  • Forzza, R. C. et al., coord. Lista de espécies da flora do Brasil (on-line resource). (L Brasil Online)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. 2008 (F ConoSur)
  • Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. Flora of Peru. 1936-1971; new ser. 1980- (F Peru)
  • Spichiger, R., ed. Flora del Paraguay. 1985- (F Parag)

Synonyms:

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.