Taxon: Tectona grandis L. f.

 
Genus: Tectona
Family: Lamiaceae (alt.Labiatae)
Nomen number: 80123
Place of publication: Suppl. pl. 151. 1782 ("1781")
Name Verified on: 07-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 18-Oct-2001
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 16 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)
  • Materials: wood (timber fide Ency WTimber; Plant Trees)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • Western Indian Ocean: Reunion
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India - Andhra Pradesh, - Bihar, - Gujarat, - Haryana, - Kerala, - Madhya Pradesh, - Maharashtra, - Manipur, - Punjab, - Rajasthan, - Tamil Nadu, - Tripura, - Uttar Pradesh, - West Bengal, - Karnataka; Sri Lanka
    • Indo-China: Myanmar; Thailand; Vietnam
    • Malesia: Indonesia - Kalimantan, - Java, - Moluccas, - Sumatra; Malaysia - Sabah, - Malacca; Philippines - Luzon, - Mindanao, - Negros, - Sulu Archipelago, - Basilan
  • Pacific

    • Northwestern Pacific: Guam
    • Southwestern Pacific: Fiji

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource). (PROTA4U)
  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. 1963-1968 (F Java)
  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1983. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. 1980- (F Ceylon) 4:304.
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Keay, R. W. J. Trees of Nigeria. 1989 (Trees Nigeria)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Luna, R. K. Plantation trees. 1996 (Plantation Trees)
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  • Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. 1970- (F Pak)
  • Parrotta, J. A. Healing plants of peninsular India. 2001 (Healing Pl India)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Soerianegara, I. & R. H. M. J. Lemmens, eds. 1993. Timber trees: major commercial timbers (Pl Res SEAs) 5(1):453-454.
  • Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. 1976 (F Okin)
  • Wiersema, J. H. & B. León World economic plants: a standard reference (on-line edition) [medicinal plants only]. (World Econ Pl Med)
  • Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. 1943-1980 (F Panama)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)

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Images:

  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image