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Taxon: Commiphora myrrha (Nees) Engl.

Genus: Commiphora
Family: Burseraceae.
Nomen number: 402550
Place of publication: A. L. P. P. de Candolle & A. C. de Candolle, Monogr. phan. 4:12. 1883
Name verified on: 27-Nov-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 27-Nov-2001
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Djibouti; Ethiopia [e.]; Somalia
    East Tropical Africa: Kenya [n.e.]
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Arabian Peninsula: Oman; Yemen

References:

  • Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. 1986–1987. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols.
  • Cufodontis, G. 1956. Enumeratio Plantarum Aethiopiae. Spermatophyta. Bull. Jard. Bot. État Bruxelles 26:389. [mentions].
  • Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs.
  • Exell, A. W. et al., eds. 1960–. Flora zambesiaca. [mentions].
  • Ghazanfar, S. A. 1992. An annotated catalogue of the vascular plants of Oman. Scripta Botanica Belgica 2.
  • Hedberg, I. & S. Edwards. 1989–. Flora of Ethiopia. (and Eritrea. 2000)
  • Leung, A. Y. & S. Foster. 1996. Encyclopedia of common natural ingredients used in food, drugs, and cosmetics, ed. 2.
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2.
  • Thulin, M., ed. 1993–. Flora of Somalia.
  • Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952–. Flora of tropical East Africa.
  • Uphof, J. C. T. 1968. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2.
  • Wood, J. R. I. 1997. A handbook of the flora of Yemen.
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Check other web resources for Commiphora myrrha (Nees) Engl.:

  • 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:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • 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.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?402550 (01 October 2014)

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