Taxon: Humulus japonicus Siebold & Zucc.

 
Genus: Humulus
Family: Cannabaceae
Nomen number: 19414
Place of publication: Abh. Math.-Phys. Cl. Königl. Bayer. Akad. Wiss. 4(3):213. 1846
Comment: [if typified on this species, H. scandens (Lour.) Merr. would replace this name]
Name Verified on: 10-Nov-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 17-May-2012
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Corvallis (COR)
Accessions: 7 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Pl Book)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of hop (fide Syst Bot 3:37. 1978)
  • Materials: essential oils (for soap-making fide F ChinaEng, as H. scandens)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide F ChinaEng, as H. scandens)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China - Anhui, - Fujian, - Guangdong, - Guangxi, - Guizhou, - Hainan, - Hebei, - Heilongjiang, - Henan, - Hubei, - Hunan, - Jiangsu, - Jiangxi, - Jilin, - Liaoning, - Shaanxi, - Shandong, - Shanxi, - Sichuan, - Xizang, - Yunnan, - Zhejiang
    • Eastern Asia: Japan - Hokkaido, - Honshu, - Kyushu, - Ryukyu Islands, - Shikoku; Korea; Taiwan
    • Mongolia: Mongolia
    • Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Primorye, - Amur
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indo-China: Vietnam

  • Naturalized:

  • Europe

    • Middle Europe: Hungary
    • Southeastern Europe: Italy
  • Northern America

    • : Canada; United States

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Barrie, F. R. 2011. Report of the General Committee: 11 (Taxon) 60:1214.
  • Brummitt, R. K. 2011. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 63 (Taxon) 60:1205.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Foster, S. & J. A. Duke A field guide to medicinal plants: Eastern/Central North America, 2nd ed. 2000 (EastC Med Pl)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. 1993- (F Japan)
  • Jalas, J. & J. Suominen Atlas florae europaeae. 1972- (Atlas Eur)
  • Kitagawa, M. Neo-lineamenta florae Manshuricae. 1979 (F Manshur)
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. 1934-1964 (F USSR)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  • Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). 1965 (F JapanOhwi)
  • Pillay, M. & S. T. Kenny 1994. Chloroplast DNA differences between cultivated hop, Humulus lupulus and the related species H. japonicus Theor. Appl. Genet. 89:372-378.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Small, E. 1978. A numerical and nomenclatural analysis of morpho-geographic taxa of Humulus Syst. Bot. 3:37.
  • Small, E. 1978. A numerical and nomenclatural analysis of morpho-geographic taxa of Humulus Syst. Bot. 3:68.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea, second edition. 1993 (F Eur ed2)
  • Wiersema, J. H. & B. León World economic plants: a standard reference (on-line edition) [medicinal plants only]. (World Econ Pl Med)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)
  • Zeng, X.-F. & J.-H. Ma 2009. (1914) Proposal to reject the name Antidesma scandens (Humulus scandens)(Cannabaceae) (Taxon) 58:1372-1373.

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Images:

  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image