Taxon: Calycophyllum candidissimum (Vahl) DC.

 
Genus: Calycophyllum
Family: Rubiaceae
Subfamily: Ixoroideae
Tribe: Condamineeae
Nomen number: 8668
Place of publication: Prodr. 4:367. 1830
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 15-Aug-1986 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Sep-2017
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (fide Ency WTimber)

Distributional Range:

    Native

  • Northern America

    • Southern Mexico: Mexico Chiapas
  • Southern America

    • Caribbean: Cuba
    • Central America: Costa Rica ; El Salvador ; Guatemala ; Honduras ; Nicaragua ; Panama
    • Western South America: Colombia ; Ecuador

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Lasser, T., ed. Flora de Venezuela. 1964- (F Venez)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. 1946-1976 (F Guat)
  • Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. 1943-1980 (F Panama)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Calycophyllum candidissimum (Vahl) DC. :

  • 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.