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Taxon: Syzygium malaccense (L.) Merr. & L. M. Perry

 
Genus: Syzygium
Family: Myrtaceae
Subfamily: Myrtoideae
Tribe: Syzygieae
Nomen number: 70774
Place of publication: J. Arnold Arbor. 19:215. 1938
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 28-Jul-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 19 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit (fide Pl Book; Cornucopia)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, [Jawa, Sumatera] Malaysia (Malaya)


    Cultivated (also cult. in tropics)

    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere in tropics)

    Other (exact native range obscure)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1981. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. 2:428-429.
  3. Elevitch, C. R., ed. The traditional tree initiative: species profiles for Pacific Island agroforestry (on-line resource). URL: http://www.agroforestry.net/tti/Syzygium-Malayapple.pdf target='_blank' Note: Permanent Agriculture Resources (PAR), Holualoa, Hawai'i\; http://www.traditionaltree.org/
  4. Facciola, S. 1990. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants Kampong Publications.
  5. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Syzygium+malaccense&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  6. Howard, R. 1974-1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles.
  7. Hyland, B. P. M. 1983. A revision of Syzygium and allied genera (Myrtaceae) in Australia. Austral. J. Bot. suppl. ser. 9:102.
  8. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  9. Mabberley, D. J. 1997. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2
  10. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  11. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  12. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  13. Smith, A. C. 1979-1991. Flora vitiensis nova.
  14. Verheij, E. W. M. & R. E. Coronel, eds. 1991. Edible fruits and nuts. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) 2:292.
  15. 1961. Webster's third new international dictionary.

Check other web resources for Syzygium malaccense (L.) Merr. & L. M. Perry :

  • 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=70774. Accessed 17 October 2019.