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Taxon: Rubus moluccanus L.

Genus: Rubus subgenus: Malachobatus
Family: Rosaceae subfamily: Rosoideae tribe: Rubeae.
Nomen number: 32388
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:1197. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 27-Sep-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 14-Jan-2006
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Corvallis (COR).
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System.


SPECIES RESTRICTED AS A FEDERAL AND STATE NOXIOUS WEED
A declared noxious weed by USDA-APHIS.
A declared aquatic or terrestrial noxious weed and/or noxious-weed seed in these U.S. states (see state noxious weed lists), with links to state information or web documents:
AL*, FL*, MA*, NC*.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • Molucca bramble   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English   [Rubus moluccanus var. moluccanus]
  • Molucca bramble   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English   [Rubus moluccanus var. trilobus]
  • Molucca raspberry   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English   [Rubus moluccanus var. moluccanus]
  • Queensland bramble   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English   [Rubus moluccanus var. moluccanus]
  • wild raspberry   (Source: NPB State Noxweed FL [http://nationalplantboard.org/docs/summaries/florida.pdf]) – English
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Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: Sri Lanka
    North Indian Ocean: India - Andaman and Nicobar [Nicobar Island]
    Indo-China: Laos; Myanmar; Thailand; Vietnam
    Malesia: Indonesia; Malaysia; Papua New Guinea; Philippines
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia - New South Wales [e.], Queensland [e. & n.], Victoria [e.]
  • PACIFIC
    Southwestern Pacific: New Caledonia; Solomon Islands

References:

  • Aubréville, A. et al., eds. 1960–. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam.
  • Bean, A. R. 1997. A revision of Rubus subg. Malachobatus (Focke) Focke and Rubus subg. Diemenicus A. R. Bean (Rosaceae) in Australia. Austrobaileya 5:42.
  • Black, J. M. 1943–1957. Flora of Southern Australia, ed. 2.
  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980–. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon.
  • Fosberg, F. R. et al. 1979–1982. Geographical checklist of the Micronesian Dicotyledonae/ Pteridophyta and Gymnospermae.
  • Holm, L. et al. 1979. A geographical atlas of world weeds.
  • Kalkman, C. 1984. The genus Rubus (Rosaceae) in Malesia. 2. The subgenus Malachobatus. Blumea 29:346.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Merrill, E. D. 1922–1926. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants.
  • National Plant Board. 2008–. National Plant Board federal and state quarantine summaries.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  • Royen, P. van. 1969. The genus Rubus in New Guinea. 98.
  • Smith, A. C. 1979–1991. Flora vitiensis nova. [var. austropacificus].
  • Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. 1970–. Flora of Thailand.
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Rubus moluccanus L.:

  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • 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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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?32388 (22 October 2014)

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