Taxon: Lygodium japonicum (Thunb.) Sw.

 
Genus: Lygodium
Family: Lygodiaceae
Nomen number: 403435
Place of publication: J. Bot. (Schrader) 1800(2):106. 1801
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 20-Nov-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Japanese climbing fern  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • kani-kusa  (Source: F Japan) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • tsuru-shinobu  (Source: F Japan) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • japansk klätterbräken  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide China FlEncy; Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Medicines: folklore ()
  • Weed: ()
  • Weed: ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China (e. & s.)
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Honshu (w.), Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands, Shikoku] Korea

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, Nepal, Sri Lanka
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia (n.)

    Northern America
    • United States


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  3. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer) 2:116.
  4. George, A. S., ed. Flora of Australia. (F Aust)
  5. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  6. Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  7. Li, H. L. et al., eds. Flora of Taiwan. (F Taiwan)
  8. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  9. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  10. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. Flora of Thailand. (F Thailand)
  11. USDA National Agricultural Library National Invasive Species Information Center (on-line resource). (Nat Invasive Sp Info)
  12. Weber, E. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. 2003 (Invasive Pl Spec)
  13. Zhong Guo & Hua Jing China floral encyclopaedia. (China FlEncy)

Check other web resources for Lygodium japonicum (Thunb.) Sw. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • 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:
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • 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.

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?403435. Accessed 17 July 2018.