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Taxon: Cryptomeria japonica (L. f.) D. Don

 
Genus: Cryptomeria
Family: Cupressaceae
Nomen number: 12526
Place of publication: Trans. Linn. Soc. London 18:167. 1839
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 06-Jul-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 39 (5 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Hortus 3; Zander ed14)
  • Materials: wood (a very valuable timber) wood (a very valuable timber)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan [Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  3. Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature
  4. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  5. Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. 1986-1987. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols.
  6. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  7. Farjon, A. 1998. World checklist and bibliography of conifers
  8. Farjon, A. 2005. A monograph of Cupressaceae and Sciadopitys 120-121.
  9. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America. Note: mentions
  10. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Cryptomeria+japonica&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  11. International Seed Testing Association. 1971. A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 2. Trees.
  12. Iwatsuki, K. et al. 1993-. Flora of Japan. Note: with two varieties
  13. Kato, T. et al. 2003. DNA Variation in a conifer, Cryptomeria japonica (Cupressaceae sensu lato). Genetics 164:1547-1559.
  14. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  15. Meyer, F. G. et al. 1994. A catalog of cultivated woody plants of the southeastern United States
  16. Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.).
  17. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  18. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  19. Walker, E. 1976. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands.
  20. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Cryptomeria japonica (L. f.) D. Don :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • 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 Cryptomeria japonica 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=12526. Accessed 13 November 2019.