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List of names matching "Hymenaea courbaril"
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Hymenaea courbaril


Accepted name

Hymenaea courbaril L.1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

Synonyms

Hymenaea candolleana Kunth2, 7, 8, 9
Hymenaea retusa Hayne2, 8
Inga megacarpa M.E. Jones2, 7

Taxonomy

Tribe: Detarieae;  Genus: Hymenaea

Vernacular names

Abati2; Algarobo2; Asucar-huain2; Avati2; Corobore2; Courbaril2; Guapinol2; Jatahy2; Jata & #237;2; Jata & #237; ba2; Jatob 2; Jutahy2; Locust2; Nazareno2; Pampa Estoraque2; Simiri2; South American Locust (En)4; Stinking Tree10; Timbary2; Trapuca2; West Indian Locust (En)11; West Indian Locust (En)4; West Indian Locust Tree10

Descriptors

Perennial non-climbing tree;  not threatened

Uses

Chemical products10; Chemical products2; Chemical products4; Domestic5; Wood2; Wood4; Wood12

Notes

Presence on Mauritius & Reunion not confirmed by Polhill (1990).3; Native of America.13; Mentioned by Dequaire as existing in the Jardin d'Etat, Reunion.3


Geographical records

Africa:   Ivory Coast(I)14, Kenya(I)1, Uganda(I)1

Asia4, 5, 6, 12, 13, 15:   China(I)6, Indonesia-ISO(I)13, Java(N)13, Malaysia-ISO(N)15, Peninsular Malaysia(N)15, Philippines(I)12, Sabah(N)15, Singapore(I)5, Sri Lanka(I)4, Taiwan(I)6

Caribbean:   Caribbean-TRP(U)2, 7, 8, 9, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24

Central America1, 2, 7, 12, 20, 25, 26, 27:   Belize(U)2, 9, 21, 28, Costa Rica(N)2, 18, 20, 21, 27, 29, 30, El Salvador(U)2, 9, 21, Guatemala(U)2, 9, 21, Honduras(U)2, 21, Mexico(N)12, Mexico (North & Central)(N)2, 7, 20, Mexico (South East)(N)2, 7, 25, 26, Nicaragua(U)2, 21, Panama(N)2, 8, 9, 18, 21, 27, 31

China:   Guangdong6

Indian Ocean3, 32, 33:   Madagascar(I)33, Mauritius(I)3, 32, Reunion(I)3

South America:   Bolivia(U)2, 20, 21, Brazil(U)2, 16, 18, 19, 20, 21, 23, 24, 34, Colombia(U)2, 20, 21, 24, French Guiana(U)2, 21, 35, Guyana(U)2, 21, Paraguay(U)18, 20, Peru(U)18, 20, 24, Surinam(U)2, 21, Venezuela(U)2, 20, 21

(N = native, I = introduced, U = uncertain status)

Habitats (for Africa only)

Cultivated1

Literature citations

Description2, 4, 6, 12, 13, 15, 33;  Distribution2;  Illustration2, 6, 12

Sources

2005 (Indian Ocean) Lock JM & Ireland H (JS2005);     Coordinator: 2004-2005 Novoselova MS

References

1:Brenan, J.P.M. (1967) Caesalp. In: Flora Trop. East Africa. Milne-Redhead & Polhill
2:Lee, Y.T. & Langenheim, J.H. (1975) Univ. Calif. Publ. Bot 69: 1-109 Systematics of Hymenaea L.
3:Polhill, R, M. (1990) Legumineuses. In: Flore des Mascareignes, Vol 80. J. Bosser et a
4:Rudd, V.E. (1991) Flora of Ceylon 7: 34-107. Caesalpinioideae
5:Corner, E.J. H (1952) Wayside trees of Malaya (2nd ed.) Singapore.
6:Wei, C.F. (1988) Cercis & ... In: Fl. Reip. Pop. Sinicae, 39 (Leguminosae 1)
7:McVaugh, R. (1987) Flora Novo-Galiciana 5: 1-786. Leguminosae
8:Schery, R.W. (1951) Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 38 (1): 1-94 Leguminosae-Caesalpinioidea
9:Standley, P.C. & Steyermark, J. A (1946) Fieldiana, Bot. 24 (5): 1-425 Leguminosae
10:Dale, I.R. (1953) A descriptive list of the introduced trees of Uganda
11:Terrell, E.E. (1977) Checklist of Names for 3, 000 Vas. Pl... Agric. Handbook No. 505
12:DeGuzman, Umali & Sotalbo (1986) Guide to Philippine Flora & Fauna 3: 199-230. Philippines.
13:Backer, C.A. (1963) Flora of Java. Groningen, The Netherlands
14:Lock, J.M. (1985) Specimen in Herb. Kew
15:Ding Hou, Larsen, S & Larsen, K (1996) Flora Malesiana I, 12, 2: 409-784. Caesalpiniaceae.
16:Adams, C.D. (1972) Flowering Plants of Jamaica Univ. West Indies, Mona, Jamaica
17:Barreto, A. et al. (1985) Acta Botanica Cubana 33: 1-5 Legum.: nuevas localidades en Cu
18:Croat, T.B. (1978) Stanford Univ. Press Fl. Barro Colorado Island
19:Ducke, A. (1953) Mem. Inst. Oswaldo Cruz 51: 417-461 Legumionosas-Pernamb., Parai
20:Langenheim, J.H. (1967) J. Arnold Arbor. 48 (3): 203-227.. Hymenaea courbaril-Resin..
21:Lee, Y.T. & Langenheim, J.H. (1974) J. Arnold Arbor. 55 (3): 441-452 New Taxa Combinations Hymenaea
22:Leon, H. & Alain, H. (1951) Flora de Cuba 2: 224-367 Leguminosas
23:Liogier, A.H. (1988) Desc. Flora Puerto Rico & Adjacent Is-Spermatophyta Vol. II
24:Macbride, J.F. (1943) Publ. Field Mus. Nat. Hist., Bot. Ser. 13 (3/1): 1-506 Leguminosae
25:Breedlove, D.E. (1986) Listados Floristicos de Mexico 4: 90-112 Flora de Chiapas
26:Cowan, C.P. (1983) Listados Floristicos de Mexico 1: 47-61 Flora de Tabasco
27:McHargue, L. (1995) Personal Communication (report of January 1995)
28:Dwyer, J.D. & Spellman, D.L. (1981) Rhodora 83 (834): 161-236 A List of Dicotyledoneae of Belize
29:Janzen, D.H. & Liesner, R. (1980) Brenesia 18: 15-90 Check-list Lowl. GuanacasteProv. Costa Rica
30:Standley, P.C. (1937) Publ. Field Mus. Nat. Hist., Bot. Ser. 18 (2): 487-559... Costa Rica
31:D'Arcy, W.G. (1987) Monogr. Syst. Botany Missouri Botanical Garden. Flora Panama.
32:Bojer, W. (1837) Hortus Mauritianus ou Enumeration des Plants... l'ile Maurice
33:Du Puy, D.J. et al. (2002) The Leguminosae of Madagascar. RBG Kew.
34:Lewis, G.P. (1987) Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew 369 pp Legumes of Bahia
35:Lemee, A. (1952) Flore de la Guyane francaise 2: 36-162 Legumineuses


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