Taxon: Celastrus orbiculatus Thunb.

 
Genus: Celastrus
Family: Celastraceae
Subfamily: Celastroideae
Nomen number: 9719
Place of publication: J. A. Murray, Syst. veg. ed. 14:237. 1784 May-Jun (Fl. jap. xlii, 97 ("articulatus"). 1784 Aug)
Link to protologue:
Comment: for authorship of Thunberg names first published by Murray see comments in Taxon 45:672. 1996 & 46:311-314. 1997
Typification:
Name Verified on: 21-Mar-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Japanese bittersweet  (Source: Websters Dict) - English
  • Oriental bittersweet  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • staffvine  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • tsuru-ume-mo-doki  (Source: F JapanOhwi) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • japansk träddödare  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3; Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • MONGOLIA: Mongolia
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Primorye, Sakhalin]
    • CHINA: China [Anhui, Gansu, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Henan, Hubei, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Jilin, Liaoning, Nei Monggol, Shaanxi, Shandong, Sichuan, Zhejiang]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku] Korea


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Northern America
    • United States (s.e.)


References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  3. Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. (F NZeal)
  4. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  5. Campbell, F. T., ed. Report of National Coalition of Exotic Plant Pest Councils. 1995 (unpublished draft) (Rep NCEPPC)
  6. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  7. Conant, P. et al. 1997. Appendix. Selected plant species interfering with resource management goals in North American natural areas (Pl Invasion) 255-267.
  8. Ding Hou 1955. A revision of the genus Celastrus Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 42:260-263.
  9. Duncan, W. H. & J. T. Kartesz Vascular flora of Georgia: an annotated checklist. (L Georgia)
  10. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  11. Fu, Y. C. et al. Flora intramongolica. (F InnMong)
  12. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  13. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  14. Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  15. Jiangsu Inst. Bot., ed. v. 1; Shan. R. H., ed. v. 2 Jiangsu Zhiwuzhi (Flora of Jiangsu). (F Chiangsu)
  16. Kitagawa, M. Neo-lineamenta florae Manshuricae. (F Manshur)
  17. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  18. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  19. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  20. Meyer, F. G. et al. A catalog of cultivated woody plants of the southeastern United States. 1994 (L CultWPl SE US)
  21. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  22. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  23. Rehder, A. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. (Rehder)
  24. Steward, A. N. Manual of vascular plants of the lower Yangtze valley. (F LowYangtze)
  25. Tai Hyun Chung Illustrated encyclopedia of fauna & flora of Korea, vol. 5, Tracheophyta. (Ency Korea)
  26. USDA National Agricultural Library National Invasive Species Information Center (on-line resource). (Nat Invasive Sp Info)
  27. Weber, E. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. 2003 (Invasive Pl Spec)

Check other web resources for Celastrus orbiculatus Thunb. :

  • 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
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Celastrus orbiculatus 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.

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?9719. Accessed 22 July 2018.