Jump to: Common NamesEconomic ImportanceDistributional RangeReferencesOther Web References

Taxon: Lycoris squamigera Maxim.

 
Genus: Lycoris
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamily: Amaryllidoideae
Tribe: Lycorideae
Nomen number: 22986
Place of publication: Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 6:79. 1885
Link to protologue:
Comment: a triploid species
Name Verified on: 22-Sep-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 4 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental
  • Medicines: source of galanthamine

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Zhejiang Sheng, Jiangsu Sheng, Shandong Sheng]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku] Korea, South


    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan


    Naturalized

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan (native status in Japan questionable)


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  4. Farnsworth, N. R. & D. D. Soejarto. 1988. Global importance of medicinal plants (unpublished draft manuscript rev. 23)
  5. Hsu, P. S. et al. 1994. Synopsis of the genus Lycoris (Amaryllidaceae). Sida 16:309.
  6. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  7. Koyama, T. 1959. The Japanese species of Lycoris. Baileya 7:6.
  8. Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.).
  9. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.
  10. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Lycoris squamigera Maxim. :

  • 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
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=22986. Accessed 21 September 2019.