Taxon: Larix gmelinii (Rupr.) Rupr.

 
Genus: Larix
Family: Pinaceae
Nomen number: 21487
Place of publication: Fl. bor.-ural. 48. 1854 "gmelini"
Name Verified on: 22-Sep-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Feb-2002
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • Dahurian larch  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • luo ye song  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (as a source of timber in Europe fide F Eur ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China - Heilongjiang, - Henan, - Hebei, - Jilin, - Liaoning, - Shanxi, - Nei Monggol
    • Eastern Asia: Korea
    • Mongolia: Mongolia
    • Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Kurile Islands, - Khabarovsk, - Primorye, - Amur, - Kamchatka, - Sakhalin
    • Siberia: Russian Federation - Buryatia, - Yakutia-Sakha, - Chita, - Irkutsk

References:

  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • Farjon, A. Pinaceae: Drawings and descriptions of the genera Abies, Cedrus, Pseudolarix, Keteleeria, Nothotsuga, Tsuga, Cathaya, Pseudotsuga, Larix and Picea. Regnum Veg. 121. 1990 (Pinaceae)
  • Farjon, A. World checklist and bibliography of conifers. 1998 (L Conifers)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. 1993- (F Japan)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Silba, J. 1986. Encyclopaedia Coniferae Phytologia Mem. 8:104-105.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea, second edition. 1993 (F Eur ed2)
  • Tzvelev, N. N. 1994. On the names of some Russian larches (Larix, Pinaceae) Bot. Zhurn. (Moscow & Leningrad) 79(11):91.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Larix gmelinii (Rupr.) Rupr. :

  • 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 Larix gmelinii 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.