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Taxon: Juniperus squamata Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don

 
Genus: Juniperus
Family: Cupressaceae
Nomen number: 20870
Place of publication: A. B. Lambert, Descr. Pinus 2:17. 1824
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 30-Sep-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Jul-2007
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 9 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Other conspecific taxa:

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Fuels:
  • Materials: gum/resin
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Pak J Bot 35:295. 2003)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan
    • CHINA: China [Anhui, Fujian, Gansu (s.), Guizhou, Hubei (w.), Shaanxi (s.), Sichuan, Xizang (w.), Yunnan]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India (n.), Nepal, Pakistan (n.)
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar (n.)


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Adams, R. P. 2000. Systematics of the one-seeded Juniperus of the eastern hemisphere based on leaf essential oils and random amplified polymorphic DNAs (RAPDs) Biochem. Syst. & Ecol. 28:529-543.
  2. Adams, R. P. Junipers of the world: the genus Juniperus, ed. 2. 2008 (Gen Juniperus)
  3. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  4. Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols. (HerbSpices)
  5. Dar, G. H. & K. I. Christensen 2003. Gymnosperms of the western Himalaya. 1. The genus Juniperus (Cupressaceae) Pakistan J. Bot. 35:293.
  6. Farjon, A. A monograph of Cupressaceae and Sciadopitys. 2005 (Monog Cupressaceae) 382-386.
  7. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  8. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  9. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  10. Li, H. L. et al., eds. Flora of Taiwan. (F Taiwan)
  11. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  12. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  13. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Juniperus squamata Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don :

  • 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 Juniperus squamata 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:

  • Cone: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • 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=20870. Accessed 19 November 2018.