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Taxon: Dipterocarpus turbinatus C. F. Gaertn.

Genus: Dipterocarpus
Family: Dipterocarpaceae
Nomen number: 401498
Place of publication: Suppl. carp. 51, t. 188. 1805
Name verified on: 10-Aug-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 02-Feb-2010
No species priority site assigned.


Common names:

Economic importance:

  • Materials: gum/resin   (source of kanyin oil and gurjun oil fide Wealth India RM 3:94-95. 1952)
  • Materials: wood   (fide Wealth India RM 3:94-95. 1952)

Distributional range:

    China: China - Xizang [s.e.], Yunnan [s. & w.]
    Indian Subcontinent: Bangladesh; India - Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Tripura
    North Indian Ocean: India - Andaman and Nicobar [possibly]
    Indo-China: Cambodia; Laos; Myanmar; Thailand; Vietnam



Check other web resources for Dipterocarpus turbinatus C. F. Gaertn.:

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (07 October 2015)

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