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Taxon: Gleditsia sinensis Lam.

 
Genus: Gleditsia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Tribe: Caesalpinieae
Nomen number: 17639
Place of publication: Encycl. 2:465. 1788
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 28-Oct-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Aug-1994
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 28 (4 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2; Wealth India RM; Ill Chin Mat Med, as G. officinalis); folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2; Wealth India RM; Ill Chin Mat Med, as G. officinalis)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Anhui (except w. & n.e.), Zhejiang, Fujian, Henan, Hebei, Hubei, Gansu, Jiangxi, Jilin, Guangdong, Guizhou, Shaanxi, Sichuan, Yunnan, Guangxi]


    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Korea

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India


References:

  1. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  2. Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials. (Wealth India RM)
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  4. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  5. Isely, D. 1975. Leguminosae of the United States: II. Subfamily Caesalpinioideae Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25(2):158.
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  7. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  8. Paclt, J. 1982. On the repeatedly confused nomenclature of Chinese species of Gleditsia (Caesalpiniaceae) (Taxon) 31:552.
  9. Robertson, K. R. & Y.-T. Lee 1976. The genera of Caesalpinioideae (Leguminosae) in the southeastern United States J. Arnold Arbor. 57:29.
  10. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Gleditsia sinensis Lam. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • 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=17639. Accessed 15 November 2018.