Taxon: Chamaedaphne calyculata (L.) Moench

Genus: Chamaedaphne
Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Vaccinioideae
Tribe: Gaultherieae
Nomen number: 10105
Place of publication: Methodus 457. 1794
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 27-Nov-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 27-Nov-1998
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China Jilin, Liaoning, Nei Monggol
    • Eastern Asia: Japan Hokkaido
    • Russian Far East: Russian Federation Amur, Kamchatka, Khabarovsk, Magadan, Primorye, Sakhalin
    • Siberia: Russian Federation-Eastern Siberia Eastern Siberia; Russian Federation-Western Siberia Western Siberia
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Belarus ; Russian Federation-European part European part
    • Middle Europe: Poland
    • Northern Europe: Finland ; Sweden
  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States Illinois, Minnesota, Wisconsin
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States Maryland, North Carolina, Virginia
    • Subarctic America: Canada Northwest Territory, Yukon Territory
    • Western Canada: Canada Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  • Deam, C. C. Flora of Indiana. (F Indiana)
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  • Jones, G. N. & G. D. Fuller Vascular plants of Illinois. (F IllJones)
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  • Mitchell, R. S., ed. A checklist of New York state plants. New York State Mus. Bull. 458. 1986 (L New York)
  • Ohio Flora Committee (E. L. Braun, T. S. Cooperrider, T. R. Fisher, J. J. Furlow) The vascular flora of Ohio. (F Ohio)
  • Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  • Ownbey, G. B. & T. Morley Vascular plants of Minnesota: a checklist and atlas. 1991 (L Minn)
  • Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  • Rhoads, A. F. & W. M. Klein, Jr. The vascular flora of Pennsylvannia. Annotated checklist and atlas. (L Penn)
  • Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  • Seymour, F. The flora of New England. (F NEng)
  • Stone, W. The plants of southern New Jersey. 1973 (F SNJersey)
  • Voss, E. Michigan flora. (F Mich)
  • Welsh, S. L. Anderson's flora of Alaska and adjacent parts of Canada. (F AlaskaAnd)


Check other web resources for Chamaedaphne calyculata (L.) Moench :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Chamaedaphne calyculata cultivars
  • 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.