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Taxon: Pistacia chinensis Bunge

 
Genus: Pistacia
Family: Anacardiaceae
Subfamily: Anacardioideae
Nomen number: 28644
Place of publication: Enum. pl. China bor. 15. 1833 (Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. St.-Pétersbourg Divers Savans 2:89. 1835)
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 13-Nov-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 46 (17 active, 12 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • Chinese pistache  (Source: Mansf Ency) - English
  • Chinese pistachio  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • huang lian mu  (Source: F China) - Chinese
  • agiao  (Source: Mansf Ency) - Philippine
  • sanguido  (Source: Mansf Ency) - Philippine

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Fuels:
  • Human food: vegetable
  • Materials: wood

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Anhui Sheng, Zhejiang Sheng, Fujian Sheng, Henan Sheng, Hebei Sheng, Hunan Sheng, Hubei Sheng, Gansu Sheng, Jiangxi Sheng, Jiangsu Sheng, Guangdong Sheng, Guizhou Sheng, Shanxi Sheng, Shandong Sheng, Shaanxi Sheng, Sichuan Sheng, Yunnan Sheng, Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu, Xizang Zizhiqu (se), Hainan Sheng]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • MALESIA: Philippines [Luzon]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. AL-Saghir, M. G. & D. M. Porter. 2012. Taxonomy revision of the genus Pistacia L. (Anacardiaceae). Amer. J. Pl. Sci. 3:17-19.
  2. Al-Saghir, M. G. 2010. Perspective on chromosome numbers in the genus Pistacia L. (Anacardiaceae). Int. J. Pl. Breed. Genet. 4:153-157. Note: this review questioned the report of 2n=24 for Pistacia chinensis and two other species, and also 2n=28 for P. atlantica, because it will require two reductions to happen in the genus
  3. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  4. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6
  5. Hara, H. et al. 1978-1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal.
  6. Hormaza, J. I. & A. Wünsch. 2011. Chapter 6. Pistacia. Wild crop relatives: genomic and breeding resources, temperate fruits 119-128. Note: this review cited a report of 2n=24 for Pistacia chinensis, while 2n=30 for P. vera
  7. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  8. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  9. Kunkel, G. 1984. Plants for human consumption
  10. Li, H. L. et al., eds. 1975-1979. Flora of Taiwan.
  11. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  12. Mabberley, D. J. 1997. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2
  13. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  14. Parfitt, D. E. & M. L. Badenes. 1997. Phylogeny of the genus Pistacia as determined from analysis of the chloroplast genome. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 94:7987-7992.
  15. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  16. Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963-. Flora iranica.
  17. Rehder, A. 1949. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs.
  18. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. 1948-. Flora malesiana.
  19. Steward, A. N. 1958. Manual of vascular plants of the lower Yangtze valley.
  20. Wang, F. et al. 2009. Biofuels in China: opportunities and challenges. In Vitro Cell. Developmental Biol., Plant 45:342-349. Note: this review commented in the current use of Pistacia chinensis in plantations for the production of biofuel
  21. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).
  22. Yi, T. et al. 2008. Phylogenetics and reticulate evolution in Pistacia (Anacardiaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 95:241-251.

Check other web resources for Pistacia chinensis Bunge :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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?28644. Accessed 18 August 2019.