Taxon: Lespedeza thunbergii (DC.) Nakai

 
Genus: Lespedeza
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Subtribe: Lespedezinae
Nomen number: 21904
Place of publication: Lespedeza Japan Korea 15. 1927
Link to protologue:
Comment: a horticultural species
Typification:
Name Verified on: 30-May-1989 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Oct-2016
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Zander ed14)
  • Animal food: forage ()
  • Fuels: fuelwood ()

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan


    Naturalized

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan


    Other (probable hybrid origin)

References:

  1. Akiyama, S. 1988. A revision of the genus Lespedeza section Macrolespedeza (Leguminosae) Bull. Univ. Mus. Univ. Tokyo 33:158.
  2. Barnard, I. 2006. Exotic plant introduction in Kansas, two new species (Sida) 22:777-779.
  3. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  4. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  5. Englert, J. M. et al. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators. 1999- (NRCS Cons Pl Mat)
  6. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  7. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  8. Jiangsu Inst. Bot., ed. v. 1; Shan. R. H., ed. v. 2 Jiangsu Zhiwuzhi (Flora of Jiangsu). (F Chiangsu)
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  10. National Academy of Sciences Firewood crops. Shrub and tree species for energy production. 1980 (Firewood Cr)
  11. Ohashi, H. 1981. Notes on Lespedeza thunbergii (DC.) Nakai J. Jap. Bot. 56:239-244.
  12. Ohashi, H. 1986. Notes on Lespedeza thunbergii and its wild ancester, var. patens (Leguminosae) J. Jap. Bot. 61:114-126.
  13. Ohashi, H. 2012. Review of Fabaceae Japan, Taiwan data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2 (pers. comm.)
  14. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  15. Rehder, A. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. (Rehder)
  16. Welsh, S. L. 1978. Utah flora: Fabaceae (Leguminosae) Great Basin Naturalist 38:318.

Check other web resources for Lespedeza thunbergii (DC.) Nakai :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?21904. Accessed 17 June 2018.