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:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 06-Jul-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Jan-2010
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 5 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Hortus 3; Zander ed14)
  • Materials: essential oils (fide HerbSpices; Monog Cupressaceae)
  • Materials: wood (a very valuable timber fide F Okin)

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 Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  3. Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  4. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  5. Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols. (HerbSpices)
  6. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  7. Farjon, A. World checklist and bibliography of conifers. 1998 (L Conifers)
  8. Farjon, A. A monograph of Cupressaceae and Sciadopitys. 2005 (Monog Cupressaceae) 120-121.
  9. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  10. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  11. International Seed Testing Association A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 2. Trees. (Mult Glossary Trees)
  12. Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  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 Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  15. Meyer, F. G. et al. A catalog of cultivated woody plants of the southeastern United States. 1994 (L CultWPl SE US)
  16. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  17. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  18. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  19. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)
  20. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

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.

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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=12526. Accessed 22 May 2018.