Taxon: Aesculus chinensis Bunge

 
Genus: Aesculus
    Section: Calothyrsus
Family: Sapindaceae
  Subfamily: Hippocastanoideae
      Tribe: Hippocastaneae
Nomen number: 1625
Place of publication: Enum. pl. China bor. 10. 1833 (Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg Divers Savans 2:84. 1835)
Name Verified on: 02-Jan-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 8 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • Chinese horse-chestnut  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • chinesische Rosskastanie  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China - Gansu, - Guangdong, - Guizhou, - Hebei, - Henan, - Hubei, - Hunan, - Jiangsu, - Jiangxi, - Shaanxi, - Shanxi, - Sichuan, - Yunnan, - Zhejiang

References:

  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Hardin, J. W. 1960. A revision of the American Hippocastanaceae - V Species of the Old World (Brittonia) 12:33.
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  • Turland, N. J. & N. H. Xia 2005. A new combination in Chinese Aesculus (Hippocastanaceae) (Novon) 15:488-489.

Check other web resources for Aesculus chinensis Bunge :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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.