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Taxon: Lespedeza cuneata (Dum. Cours.) G. Don

 
Genus: Lespedeza
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Subtribe: Lespedezinae
Nomen number: 21856
Place of publication: Gen. hist. 2:307. 1832
Link to protologue:
Comment: commonly treated by Asian botanists as L. juncea var. sericea
Name Verified on: 28-Oct-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 67 (47 active, 48 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Other conspecific taxa:

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Chinese bush-clover  (Source: Leg Tex) - English
  • Chinese lespedeza  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • perennial lespedeza  (Source: Leg WorldEc) - English
  • sericea lespedeza  (Source: World Econ Pl) - English
  • silky bush-clover  (Source: Pl Invasion) - English
  • lespédéza soyeux  (Source: Dict Rehm) - French
  • japanischer Klee  (Source: Dict Rehm) - German
  • lespedeza perenne  (Source: Mult Glossary Crops) - Italian
  • lespedeza perenne  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish
  • jie ye tie sao zhou  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese
  • bisuri  (Source: F Korea) - Transcribed Korean

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder; forage
  • Environmental:
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China, Hong Kong
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, Korea, Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan (n.)
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, [Java] Philippines

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales, Queensland]


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Mid-Atlantic invasive plant species (on-line resource) (Mid Atl Invasive Pl)
  2. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam. (F CambLVN)
  3. Conant, P. et al. 1997. Appendix. Selected plant species interfering with resource management goals in North American natural areas (Pl Invasion) 255-267.
  4. Duke, J. A. Handbook of legumes of world economic importance. 1981 (Leg WorldEc)
  5. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  6. Englert, J. M. et al. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators. 1999- (NRCS Cons Pl Mat)
  7. Faridah Hanum, I. & L. J. G. van der Maesen, eds. 1997. Auxiliary plants (Pl Res SEAs) 11:170-173.
  8. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  9. Graham, E. H. Legumes for erosion control and wildlife. USDA Misc. Publ. 412. (Leg ErWild)
  10. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  11. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  12. Huang, S. F. & T. C. Huang Taxonomic treatment of the Papilionoideae (Leguminosae) of Taiwan. Taiwania 32:11-117. 1987 (Leg Taiwan)
  13. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  14. International Seed Testing Association A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 1. Field crops, grasses and vegetables, ed. 2. (Mult Glossary Crops)
  15. Isely, D. 1955. The Leguminosae of the north-central United States 2. Hedysareae Iowa State Coll. J. Sci. 30:90.
  16. Jiangsu Inst. Bot., ed. v. 1; Shan. R. H., ed. v. 2 Jiangsu Zhiwuzhi (Flora of Jiangsu). (F Chiangsu)
  17. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  18. Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  19. Lee, Y. N. Flora of Korea. (F Korea)
  20. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  21. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  22. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  23. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  24. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  25. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  26. Pramanik, A. & K. Thothathri 1983. Notes on the taxonomy, distribution and ecology of Lespedeza juncea complex with special reference to India J. Jap. Bot. 58:333.
  27. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  28. Rehm, S. & G. Espig The cultivated plants of the tropics and subtropics. 1991 (CultTropS)
  29. Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. (F Viti)
  30. Turner, B. L. The legumes of Texas. (Leg Tex)
  31. Verdcourt, B. A manual of New Guinea legumes. (Leg New Guinea)
  32. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Lespedeza cuneata (Dum. Cours.) G. Don :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • 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.

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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=21856. Accessed 12 December 2018.