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Taxon: Serissa japonica (Thunb.) Thunb.

 
Genus: Serissa
Family: Rubiaceae
Subfamily: Rubioideae
Tribe: Paederieae
Nomen number: 102373
Place of publication: Nov. gen. pl. 9:132. 1798
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 07-Jun-1994 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Aug-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Medicines: folklore (fide T. C. Khanh, pers. comm. 1996)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDO-CHINA: Indochina


    Cultivated (cult. in temperate regions)

    Naturalized

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan [Kyushu (n.w. (natzd.?))]


References:

  1. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. (F Java)
  2. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  3. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  4. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  5. Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  6. Juel, H. O. 1918. Plantae thunbergianae 419.
  7. Khanh, T. C. 1996. Vietnamese Rubiaceae used in traditional medicine Opera Bot. Belg. 7:231, 235.
  8. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  9. Li, H. L. et al., eds. Flora of Taiwan. (F Taiwan)
  10. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  11. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)

Check other web resources for Serissa japonica (Thunb.) Thunb. :

  • 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.
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=102373. Accessed 18 November 2018.