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Taxon: Neolamarckia cadamba (Roxb.) Bosser

Genus: Neolamarckia
Family: Rubiaceae subfamily: Cinchonoideae tribe: Naucleeae.
Nomen number: 410705
Place of publication: Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., B, Adansonia 6:247. 1985 ("1984")
Name verified on: 18-May-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 12-Jun-2009
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • burflower-tree   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • common bur-flower-tree   (Source: Pl Res SEAs 5:107. [as Anthocephalus chinensis]) – English
  • laran   (Source: Pl Res SEAs 5:107. [as Anthocephalus chinensis]) – English
  • Leichhardt-pine   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • kadam   (Source: Pl Res SEAs 5:107. [as Anthocephalus chinensis]) – India (Hindi)
  • cadamba   (Source: Pl Res SEAs 5:107. [as Anthocephalus chinensis]) – unknown

Economic importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental   (fide Pl Res SEAs 5:107. 1993, as Anthocephalus chinensis)
  • Environmental: potential for agroforestry   (fide Pl Res SEAs 5:107. 1993, as Anthocephalus chinensis)
  • Materials: fiber   (fide Pl Res SEAs 5:103. 1993, as Anthocephalus chinensis)
  • Materials: wood   (fide Pl Res SEAs 5:103. 1993, as Anthocephalus chinensis)
  • Medicines: folklore   (fide Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China [s.]
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India [n. & w.]; Nepal; Sri Lanka
    Indo-China: Cambodia; Laos; Myanmar; Thailand; Vietnam
    Malesia: Indonesia; Malaysia; Papua New Guinea

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2.
  • Nicolson, D. H. et al. 1988. An interpretation of Van Rheede's Hortus Malabaricus. Regnum Veg. 119:227.
  • Soerianegara, I. & R. H. M. J. Lemmens, eds. 1993. Timber trees: major commercial timbers. 5(1):107 In: Faridah Hanum, I. & L. J. G. van der Maesen, eds., Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA). 5(1):107. [= Anthocephalus chinensis (Lam.) A. Rich. ex Walp.].
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Check other web resources for Neolamarckia cadamba (Roxb.) Bosser:

  • 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:

  • 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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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?410705 (24 October 2014)

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