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Taxon: Eusideroxylon zwageri Teijsm. & Binn.

Genus: Eusideroxylon
Family: Lauraceae
Nomen number: 16463
Place of publication: Natuurk. Tijdschr. Ned.-Indië 25:292. 1863
Name verified on: 25-Jul-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 23-May-2006
No species priority site assigned.


Common names:

Economic importance:

  • Materials: wood   (for heavy construction fide Pl Book; Pl Res SEAs 5(1):211-215. 1993, but overexploited)

Distributional range:

    Malesia: Indonesia - Kalimantan, Sumatra; Malaysia - Sabah, Sarawak; Philippines - Palawan, Sulu Archipelago


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. 1963–1968. Flora of Java.
  • Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature.
  • Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. [= E. lauriflora].
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource).
  • Kostermans, A. J. G. H. 1957. Lauraceae. Reinwardtia 4:243.
  • Mabberley, D. J. 1997. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2.
  • Merrill, E. D. 1922–1926. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants.
  • Nicolson, D. H. 1990. (986) Proposal to amend 2793 Eusideroxylon, nom. cons., by deletion of the currently listed rejected name Salgada (Lauraceae). Taxon 39:534.
  • Soerianegara, I. & R. H. M. J. Lemmens, eds. 1993. Timber trees: major commercial timbers. In: Faridah Hanum, I. & L. J. G. van der Maesen, eds., Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA). 5(1):211–215.
  • Terrell, E. E. et al. 1986. Agric. Handb. no. 505.


Check other web resources for Eusideroxylon zwageri Teijsm. & Binn.:

  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database 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.

Check other web resources for images:

  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
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