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Taxon: Butia eriospatha (Mart. ex Drude) Becc.

 
Genus: Butia
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Arecoideae
Tribe: Cocoseae
Subtribe: Attaleinae
Nomen number: 8191
Place of publication: Agric. Colon. 10(2):496. 1916
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 06-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 9 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

  • woolly jelly palm  (Source: Pl Names) - English
  • wollige Geleepalme  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: beverage base;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina]


    Cultivated

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina


References:

  1. Angely, J. A. 1965. Flora analitica do Parana.
  2. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  3. Glassman, S. F. 1979. Re-evaluation of the genus Butia with a description of a new species. Principes 23:74.
  4. Glassman, S. F. 1987. Revisions of the palm genus Syagrus Mart. and other selected genera in the Cocos alliance. Illinois Biol. Monogr. 56:96.
  5. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6
  6. IPGRI. New World Fruits Database (on-line resource).
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  8. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1963. An annotated checklist of cultivated palms. Principes 7:132.
  9. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  10. Reitz, R., ed. 1965-. Flora ilustrada catarinense.

Check other web resources for Butia eriospatha (Mart. ex Drude) Becc. :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • 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=8191. Accessed 16 July 2019.