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Taxon: Aesculus indica (Wall. ex Cambess.) Hook.

 
Genus: Aesculus
Section: Calothyrsus
Family: Sapindaceae
Subfamily: Hippocastanoideae
Tribe: Hippocastaneae
Nomen number: 1631
Place of publication: Bot. Mag. 85: t. 5117. 1859
Link to protologue:
Comment: authorship verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 02-Jan-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Nov-2010
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 6 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Indian horse-chestnut  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • marronnier de l'Himalaya  (Source: Zander Ency) - French
  • indische Rosskastanie  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan (e.)

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, [Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Uttar Pradesh (n.)] Nepal, Pakistan (n.)


References:

  1. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  2. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  3. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  4. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  7. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  8. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)

Check other web resources for Aesculus indica (Wall. ex Cambess.) Hook. :

  • 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=1631. Accessed 19 November 2018.