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Taxon: Caryocar glabrum (Aubl.) Pers.

 
Genus: Caryocar
Family: Caryocaraceae
Nomen number: 9260
Place of publication: Syn. pl. 2(1):84. 1806
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 21-Nov-1986 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Fuels: potential as biomass for energy generation
  • Materials: wood (timber)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Acre, Amapa, Amazonas, Para]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, [Pando] Colombia, Peru (e.)


References:

  1. Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  2. Castro, P. et al. 2007. Opciones para la producción y uso del biodiésel en el Perú Solucion. Pract. ITDG 51:97.
  3. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  4. IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  5. Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. Flora of Peru. 1936-1971; new ser. 1980- (F Peru)
  6. Prance, G. T. & M. Freitas da Silva 1973. Caryocaraceae Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 12:39-43.
  7. Pulle, A. A. et al., eds. Flora of Suriname. (F Suriname)
  8. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)

Check other web resources for Caryocar glabrum (Aubl.) Pers. :

  • 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.

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=9260. Accessed 14 November 2018.