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Taxon: Euonymus atropurpureus Jacq.

 
Genus: Euonymus
Family: Celastraceae
Subfamily: Celastroideae
Nomen number: 16251
Place of publication: Hort. bot. vindob. 2:55, t. 120. 1772-1773
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 17-Dec-1986 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 18 (13 active, 5 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Medicines: folklore
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals; mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario (s.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan (s.), New Hampshire, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (e.), Minnesota (s.), Missouri, Nebraska (e.), North Dakota (s.e.), Oklahoma, South Dakota (e.), Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama (n. & c.), Arkansas, Delaware, Florida (Gadsden Co.), Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Beetle, A. A. 1970. Recommended plant names. Univ. Wyoming Agr. Exp. Sta. Res. J. 31
  2. Blakelock, R. A. 1951. A synopsis of the genus Euonymus L.. Kew Bull. 1951:245.
  3. Browne, E. T. & R. Athey. 1992. Vascular plants of Kentucky: an annotated checklist
  4. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas
  5. Deam, C. C. 1940. Flora of Indiana.
  6. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  7. Duncan, W. H. & J. T. Kartesz. 1981. Vascular flora of Georgia: an annotated checklist.
  8. Eilers, L. J. & D. M. Roosa. 1994. The vascular plants of Iowa
  9. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  10. Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage
  11. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2
  12. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  13. Jones, G. N. & G. D. Fuller. 1955. Vascular plants of Illinois.
  14. Kingsbury, J. M. 1964. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. Note: poisonous
  15. Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976)
  16. Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann. 1985. AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants Note: poisonous
  17. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  18. Little, E. L., Jr. 1979. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541
  19. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  20. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  21. Munro, D. B. Canadian poisonous plants information system (on-line resource).
  22. Ohio Flora Committee (E. L. Braun, T. S. Cooperrider, T. R. Fisher, J. J. Furlow). 1967-. The vascular flora of Ohio.
  23. Ownbey, G. B. & T. Morley. 1991. Vascular plants of Minnesota: a checklist and atlas
  24. Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  25. Rehder, A. 1949. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs.
  26. Smith, E. B. 1978. An atlas and annotated list of the vascular plants of Arkansas
  27. Steyermark, J. A. 1977. Flora of Missouri.
  28. Strausbaugh, T. D. & E. L. Core. 1978. Flora of West Virginia, ed. 2.
  29. Wherry, E. T. et al. 1979. Atlas of the flora of Pennsylvania.
  30. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). URL: https://herbarium.utk.edu/vascular/vascular-database.php?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Celastraceae&GenusID=Euonymus&SpeciesID=atropurpureus target='_blank'
  31. 2018. Oklahoma vascular plant database

Check other web resources for Euonymus atropurpureus Jacq. :

  • 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
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Euonymus atropurpureus 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?16251. Accessed 22 October 2019.