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Taxon: Eriobotrya japonica (Thunb.) Lindl.

 
Genus: Eriobotrya
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Maleae
Subtribe: Malinae
Nomen number: 15602
Place of publication: Trans. Linn. Soc. London 13:102. 1821
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/754832
Comment: valid publication verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 26-Sep-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 213 (42 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit
  • Medicines:
  • Vertebrate poisons:
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Hubei Sheng, Sichuan Sheng]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan [Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku]


    Cultivated



    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan


References:

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  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=Eriobotrya+japonica&quantity=1 target='_blank'
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Check other web resources for Eriobotrya japonica (Thunb.) Lindl. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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 Eriobotrya 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:

  • 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=15602. Accessed 19 August 2019.