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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. Last Changed: 14-Aug-2009
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 4 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F)
  • Medicines: source of galanthamine

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Jiangsu, Shandong, Zhejiang]
    • 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 Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  4. Farnsworth, N. R. & D. D. Soejarto Global importance of medicinal plants (unpublished draft manuscript rev. 23, 1988) (Import Medicinal Pl)
  5. Hsu, P. S. et al. 1994. Synopsis of the genus Lycoris (Amaryllidaceae) (Sida) 16:309.
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  7. Koyama, T. 1959. The Japanese species of Lycoris (Baileya) 7:6.
  8. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  9. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  10. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=22986. Accessed 16 October 2018.