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Taxon: Garcinia mangostana L.

 
Genus: Garcinia
Family: Clusiaceae (alt.Guttiferae)
Nomen number: 71011
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:443. 1753
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/358462
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 22-Aug-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-May-2018
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 107 (3 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit (actually aril eaten)
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated



    Asia-Tropical
    • MALESIA: Malaysia (native?)


References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  3. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. (F Java)
  4. Burkill, H. M. The useful plants of west tropical Africa. (Use Pl WT Afr)
  5. Cooper, W. E. 2013. A taxonomic revision of Garcinia L. (Clusiaceae) in Australia, including four new species from tropical Queensland (Austrobaileya) 9:1-29.
  6. Dyer, R. A. et al., eds. Flora of southern Africa. (F SAfr)
  7. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  8. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  9. Hackett, C. & J. Carolane Edible Horticultural Crops. 1982 (Edible HC)
  10. Jardin botanique national de Belgique Flore du Congo, du Rwanda et du Burundi (Flore d'Afrique centrale). (F Afr Centr)
  11. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. (F WT Afr)
  12. Kunkel, G. Plants for human consumption. 1984 (L Edible Pl)
  13. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  14. Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis. (F PR)
  15. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  16. Maheshwari, J. K. 1965. Taxonomic studies on Indian Guttiferae. III. The genus Garcinia Linn. s.l. Bull. Bot. Surv. India 6:116.
  17. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  18. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  19. Merrill, E. D. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants. (F Philipp)
  20. Nazre, M. 2014. New evidence on the original of mangosteen (Garcinia mangostana L.) based on morphology and ITS sequence Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 61:1147-1158.
  21. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  22. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  23. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  24. Reichel, S. 1998. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  25. Smith, A. C. & S. P. Darwin 1974. Studies of Pacific Island plants: 28. The Guttiferae of the Fijian Region J. Arnold Arbor. 55:261.
  26. St. John, H. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands. 1973 (L Hawaii)
  27. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  28. Verheij, E. W. M. & R. E. Coronel, eds. 1991. Edible fruits and nuts (Pl Res SEAs) 2:177.
  29. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)
  30. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
  31. Yaacob, O. & S. Subhadrabandhu The production of economic fruits in South-East Asia. 1995 (PrEcFr)
  32. Yapwattanaphun, C. et al. 2004. Phylogenetic relationship of mangosteen (Garcinia mangostana) and several wild relatives (Garcinia spp.) revealed by ITS sequence data J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 129:368-373.

Check other web resources for Garcinia mangostana L. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=71011. Accessed 17 November 2018.