Taxon: Averrhoa bilimbi L.

 
Genus: Averrhoa
Family: Oxalidaceae
Nomen number: 6157
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:428. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 23-Jan-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Sep-2017
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Hilo (HILO)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit (fide Pl Res SEAs 2:96. 1991)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (widely cult. in tropics)

    Other (origin unknown)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  3. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  4. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  5. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  6. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  7. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  8. Reitz, R., ed. Flora ilustrada catarinense. (F SCatarin)
  9. Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. (F Viti)
  10. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. (F Males)
  11. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  12. Verheij, E. W. M. & R. E. Coronel, eds. 1991. Edible fruits and nuts (Pl Res SEAs) 2:96.
  13. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)

Check other web resources for Averrhoa bilimbi L. :

  • 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=6157. Accessed 24 April 2018.