Taxon: Celtis laevigata Willd.

 
Genus: Celtis
Family: Cannabaceae
Nomen number: 70160
Place of publication: Berlin. Baumz. ed. 2, 81. 1811
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 22-Sep-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-Sep-2011
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 5 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • southern hackberry  (Source: pers. comm.) - English
  • sugar hackberry  (Source: pers. comm.) - English
  • sugarberry  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • glattblättriger Zürgelbaum  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • palo blanco  (Source: F NAmer) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental ()
  • Materials: wood (timber fide Ency WTimber)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma (http://www.biosurvey.ou.edu/shrub/cela.htm)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Florida (http://www.plantatlas.usf.edu/main.asp?plantID=2866), Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Ulmaceae&GenusID=Celtis&SpeciesID=laevigata), Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]
    • Mexico (n.e.)


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  2. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  6. Godfrey, R. K. Trees, shrubs, and woody vines of northern Florida and adjacent Georgia and Alabama. (TreesSV NFla Ga Al)
  7. Godfrey, R. K. & J. W. Wooten Aquatic and wetland plants of southeastern United States, 2 vol. (Aquat SE US)
  8. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  9. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  10. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  11. Little, E. L., Jr. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. 1979 (Trees US)
  12. Meyer, F. G. et al. A catalog of cultivated woody plants of the southeastern United States. 1994 (L CultWPl SE US)
  13. Rehder, A. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. (Rehder)
  14. Wiegrefe, S. 1997. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)

Check other web resources for Celtis laevigata Willd. :

  • 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:
  • 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 Celtis laevigata 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.

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?70160. Accessed 21 May 2018.