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Taxon: Myoporum laetum G. Forst.

Genus: Myoporum
Family: Scrophulariaceae tribe: Myoporeae. Also placed in: Myoporaceae
Nomen number: 24803
Place of publication: Fl. ins. austr. 44. 1786
Name verified on: 25-Aug-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 25-Aug-2008
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • New Zealand manatoka   (Source: Weeds SAfr 2001 ) – English
  • Nieu-Seelandse manatoka   (Source: Weeds SAfr 2001 ) – Afrikaans
  • ngaio   (Source: F NZeal ) – New Zealand (Maori)

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AUSTRALASIA
    New Zealand: New Zealand - Chatham Islands, North Island, South Island

      Naturalized:
  • naturalized elsewhere

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Allan, H. H. B. et al. 1961–. Flora of New Zealand.
  • Campbell, F. T., ed. 1995. Report of National Coalition of Exotic Plant Pest Councils. (unpublished draft)
  • Castroviejo, S. et al., eds. 1989–. Flora iberica: plantas vasculares de la Peninsula Iberica e Islas Baleares.
  • Chinnock, R. J. 2007. Eremophila and allied genera: a monograph of the Myoporaceae. 115–117.
  • Henderson, L. 2001. Alien weeds and invasive plants: a complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. Plant Protection Research Institute, Handbook 12.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Kellerman, T. S. et al. 1988. Plant poisonings and mycotoxicoses of livestock in Southern Africa. [poisonous].
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Myoporum laetum G. Forst.:

  • 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.

Images:

More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images 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.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?24803 (01 August 2014)

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