Taxon: Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch

 
Genus: Carya
    Section: Apocarya
Family: Juglandaceae
Nomen number: 9253
Place of publication: Dendrologie 1:593. 1869 "illinoensis"
Comment: conservation of Koch's altered spelling failed at Berlin
Name Verified on: 24-Jun-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Oct-2007
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Brownwood (BRW)
Accessions: 3650 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: nut (fide Food Feed Crops US)
  • Fuels: charcoal (esp. for smoking meats fide AH 519)
  • Fuels: fuelwood (esp. for smoking meats fide AH 519)
  • Gene sources: primary genetic relative of pecan (based on crossability with pecan fide Acta Hort 859:240. 2010; Crop Germp Comm 2004)
  • Materials: wood (fide J Arn Arb 53:42. 1972; AH 519)

Distributional Range:

    Other:

    . exact native range obscure owing to extensive cult.

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, - Iowa, - Kansas, - Missouri, - Oklahoma
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Indiana
    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Chihuahua, - Coahuila, - Nuevo Leon, - San Luis Potosi, - Tamaulipas
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Arkansas, - Kentucky, - Louisiana, - Mississippi, - Tennessee
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Guanajuato, - Hidalgo, - Jalisco, - Oaxaca, - Veracruz

  • Naturalized:

  • Europe

    • Southeastern Europe: Malta
  • Northern America

    • : United States

  • Cultivated:

  • Africa

    • Southern Africa: South Africa
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Azerbaijan
    • China: China
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Ukraine
  • Northern America

    • : Mexico; United States
  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil

References:

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  • Elias, T. S. 1972. The genera of Juglandaceae in the southeastern United States J. Arnold Arbor. 53:36.
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  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Gómez-Pompa, A. & V. Sosa, eds. Flora de Veracruz. 1978- (F Veracruz)
  • Grauke, L. J. & M. A. Mendoza-Herrera 2012. Population structure in the genus Carya Acta Hort. 948:143-158.
  • Grauke, L. J. & M. A. Mendoza-Herrera 2012. Population structure in the genus Carya Acta Hort. 948:143-158.
  • Grauke, L. J. et al. 2010. Plastid microsatellite markers in Carya Acta Hort. 859:237-246.
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Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch :

  • 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:
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • 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.