Australian New Crops Info 2014
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Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Kentia forsteriana



This species is usually known as:

Kentia forsteriana


This species has also been known as:

Kentia forsteriana


No common names have been found



Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Kentia forsteriana: 7]



Popularity of Kentia forsteriana over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Kentia forsteriana (histogram and left hand axis scale of left-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box); Right-hand Plot: Plot of a proportional micro index, derived from numbers of papers mentioning Kentia forsteriana as a proportion (scaled by multiplying by one million) of the approximate total number of papers available in databases for that year (frequency polygon and left-hand axis scale of right-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box)] 

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[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 13]


chemotaxonomy (1), Coccotrypes dactyliperda (1), computer analysis. (1), flavone C-glycosides (1), negatively charged flavonoids (1), oogenesis (1), Palmae (1), potassium bisulphate flavone salts (1), Rickettsia (1), Scolytinae (1), symbionts (1), tricin glycosides (1), Wolbachia (1)


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Most likely scope for crop use/product (%):
[Please note: When there are only a few papers mentioning a species, care should be taken with the interpretation of these crop use/product results; as well, a mention may relate to the use of a species, or the context in which it grows, rather than a product]


hemiparasite (97.78), medicinal (0.26), timber (0.24), fruit (0.19), poison (0.19), weed (0.14), ornamental (0.12), starch (0.09), cereal (0.06), nutraceutical (0.06)…..


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References (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Kentia forsteriana: 7; Any undated papers have been included at the end]


Zchori-Fein E, Borad C and Harari AR (2006) Oogenesis in the date stone beetle, Coccotrypes dactyliperda, depends on symbiotic bacteria. Physiological Entomology 31, 164-169.


Untereiner WA, Straus NA and Malloch D (1995) A molecular-morphotaxonomic approach to the systematics of the Herpotrichiellaceae and allied black yeasts. Mycological Research 99, 897-913.


Müller E, Petrini O, Fisher PJ, Samuels GJ and Rossman AY (1987) Taxonomy and anamorphs of the Herpotrichiellaceae with notes on generic synonymy. Transactions of the British Mycological Society 88, 63-74.


De Hoog GS, Rahman MA and Boekhout T (1983) Ramichloridium, Veronaea and Stenella: Generic delimitation, new combinations and two new species. Transactions of the British Mycological Society 81, 485-490.


Williams CA, Harborne JB and Clifford HT (1973) Negatively charged flavones and tricin as chemosystematic markers in the palmae. Phytochemistry 12, 2417-2430.


(1929) Versuche mit Calciumcyanid zur Bekämpfung von Gewächshausschädlingen. Zeitschrift für Angewandte Entomologie 14, 285-315.


COOK OF (1927) KENTIA PALMS IN CALIFORNIA: South Pacific Island Palms Adapted to Coast Conditions. J. Hered. 18, 397-419.


HEMSLEY WB (1896) The Flora of Lord Howe Island. Ann. Bot. os-10, 221-284.



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