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Taxon: Calocarpum mammosum Pierre

Synonym of Manilkara zapota (L.) P. Royen

Genus: Calocarpum
Family: Sapotaceae
Subfamily: Chrysophylloideae
Nomen number: 8612
Place of publication: I. Urban, Symb. antill. 5:97. 1904
Link to protologue:
  • • an illegitimate name (Shenzhen ICN Art. 52) based on Achras mammosa L., nom. superfl.
  • • sensu type = Manilkara zapota (L.) P. Royen
  • • non Calocarpum mammosum auct. (= Pouteria sapota (Jacq.) H. E. Moore & Stearn)
Name Verified on: 20-Nov-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System


  1. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 2001. World checklist and bibliography of Sapotaceae
  2. IPGRI. New World Fruits Database (on-line resource).
  3. Moore, H. E., Jr. & W. T. Stearn. 1967. The identity of Achras zapota L. and the names for the sapodilla and the sapote. Taxon 16:383.
  4. Pennington, T. D. 1990. Sapotaceae. Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 52:64.

Check other web resources for Calocarpum mammosum Pierre :

  • New World Fruits Database: Online database from Bioversity International
  • 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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=8612. Accessed 25 May 2020.