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Taxon: Astrocaryum jauari Mart.

 
Genus: Astrocaryum
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Arecoideae
Tribe: Cocoseae
Subtribe: Bactridinae
Nomen number: 5934
Place of publication: Hist. nat. palm. 2:76. 1824
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 25-Jun-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Jun-2008
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: vegetable (palm hearts fide Palms Amazon)
  • Materials: fiber

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela [Apure, Bolivar, Amazonas, Anzoategui]
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Amapa, Amazonas, Para, Roraima, Acre]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, [Pando] Colombia, [Caqueta, Putumayo, Amazonas, Guainia, Vaupes, Vichada, Guaviare] Ecuador, [Napo] Peru [Loreto]


References:

  1. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  2. Govaerts, R. & J. Dransfield World checklist of palms. (L Palms)
  3. Henderson, A. The palms of the Amazon. 1995 (Palms Amazon)
  4. Henderson, A. et al. Field guide to the palms of the Americas. 1995 (Palms Amer)
  5. IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  6. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  7. Pulle, A. A. et al., eds. Flora of Suriname. (F Suriname)

Check other web resources for Astrocaryum jauari Mart. :

  • New World Fruits Database: Online database from Bioversity International
  • 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=5934. Accessed 19 March 2019.