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Taxon: Taxus wallichiana Zucc.

 
Genus: Taxus
Family: Taxaceae
Nomen number: 410922
Place of publication: Abh. Math.-Phys. Cl. Königl. Bayer. Akad. Wiss. 3:805, t. 5. 1843
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 09-Nov-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Himalayan yew  (Source: Dict Gard) - English

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:
  • Environmental:
  • Materials:
  • Medicines:
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (as Taxus baccata subsp. wallichiana) mammals (as Taxus baccata subsp. wallichiana)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Anhui Sheng (s.), Zhejiang Sheng, Fujian Sheng, Henan Sheng (w.), Hunan Sheng, Hubei Sheng (w.), Gansu Sheng (s.), Jiangxi Sheng, Guangdong Sheng (n.), Guizhou Sheng, Shaanxi Sheng (s.), Sichuan Sheng, Yunnan Sheng, Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu (n.), Xizang Zizhiqu (s.e.)]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, [Sikkim, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, West Bengal (n.)] Nepal
    • INDO-CHINA: Laos (possibly), Myanmar (n.), Vietnam


References:

  1. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. 1960-. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam.
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  3. CITES. Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource).
  4. Cope, E. A. 1998. Taxaceae: the genera and cultivated species. Bot. Rev. (Lancaster) 64:306.
  5. Farjon, A. 1998. World checklist and bibliography of conifers
  6. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long. 1984-. Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. Note: = Taxus baccata subsp. wallichiana (Zucc.) Pilg.
  7. Hara, H. et al. 1978-1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. Note: = Taxus baccata subsp. wallichiana (Zucc.) Pilg.
  8. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  9. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  10. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  11. Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963-. Flora iranica.
  12. Shah, A. et al. 2008. Delimitation of Taxus fuana Nan Li & R.R. Mill (Taxaceae) based on morphological and molecular data. Taxon 57:211-222.
  13. Spjut, R. 2003. Nomenclatural and taxonomic review of three species and two varieties of Taxus (Taxaceae) in Asia. (on-line resource). URL: http://www.worldbotanical.com/Taxus%20review%203%20Asian%20species.htm target='_blank'
  14. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Taxus wallichiana Zucc. :

  • 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
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Taxus wallichiana 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?410922. Accessed 24 August 2019.