Taxon: Carya laciniosa (F. Michx.) W. P. C. Barton

 
Genus: Carya
    Section: Carya
Family: Juglandaceae
Nomen number: 9254
Place of publication: Comp. fl. philadelph. 178. 1818
Name Verified on: 08-Feb-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 18-Sep-2007
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Brownwood (BRW)
Accessions: 42 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • big shellbark  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • kingnut  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • shagbark hickory  (Source: Crops US) - English
  • shellbark hickory  (Source: Trees US) - English
  • Königsnuß  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Fuels: charcoal (fide AH 519)
  • Fuels: fuelwood (fide AH 519)
  • Gene sources: primary genetic relative of pecan (based on crossability with Carya illinoinensis fide Acta Hort 859:240. 2010; Crop Germp Comm 2004)
  • Materials: wood (fide J Arn Arb 53:41. 1972; AH 519)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada - Ontario
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, - Iowa, - Kansas, - Missouri, - Oklahoma
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Indiana, - Michigan, - New York, - Ohio, - Pennsylvania, - West Virginia
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, - Arkansas, - Delaware, - Georgia, - Kentucky, - Maryland, - Mississippi, - North Carolina, - Tennessee, - Virginia

References:

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  • Deam, C. C. Flora of Indiana. 1940 (F Indiana)
  • Elias, T. S. 1972. The genera of Juglandaceae in the southeastern United States J. Arnold Arbor. 53:26-51.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Fernald, M. L. Gray's manual of botany, ed. 8. 1950 (Grays Man)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
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  • Grauke, L. J. 2004. Vulnerability of Carya (Crop Germpl Comm Rep)
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  • Grauke, L. J. et al. 2010. Plastid microsatellite markers in Carya Acta Hort. 859:237-246.
  • Grauke, L. J. et al. 2010. Plastid microsatellite markers in Carya Acta Hort. 859:237-246.
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  • Little, E. L., Jr. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. 1979 (Trees US)
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  • Zhang, J.-B. et al. 2013. Integrated fossil and molecular data reveal the biogeographic diversification of the Eastern Asian-Eastern North American disjunct hickory genus (Carya Nutt.) (PloS One) 8(7): e70449.
  • Zhang, J.-B. et al. 2013. Integrated fossil and molecular data reveal the biogeographic diversification of the Eastern Asian-Eastern North American disjunct hickory genus (Carya Nutt.) (PloS One) 8(7): e70449.

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Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image