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Taxon: Magnolia acuminata (L.) L.

 
Genus: Magnolia
Subgenus: Yulania
Section: Yulania
Family: Magnoliaceae
Subfamily: Magnolioideae
Nomen number: 23094
Place of publication: Syst. nat. ed. 10, 2:1082. 1759
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/587001
Name Verified on: 25-Jul-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 21 (14 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario (s.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Missouri (s.e.), Oklahoma]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Florida (n.w.), Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

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. Azuma, H. et al. 1999. Molecular phylogeny of Magnolia (Magnoliaceae) inferred from cpDNA sequences and evolutionary divergence of the floral scents. J. Pl. Res. 112:291-306.
  3. Budd, C. et al. 2015. Conservation genetics of Magnolia acuminata, an endangered species in Canada: Can genetic diversity be maintained in fragmented, peripheral populations?. Conservation Genet. 16:1359-1373. Note: found "no variability in Magnolia acuminata haplotypes across Ontario and the USA"; there is evidence of high levels of gene flow in the past, today probably restricted to habitat fragmentation
  4. Callaway, D. J. 1994. The world of magnolias 167. Note: lists as Magnolia acuminata L.
  5. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  6. Frodin, D. G. & R. Govaerts. 1996. World checklist and bibliography of Magnoliaceae
  7. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2
  8. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  9. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. 1:375.
  10. Little, E. L., Jr. 1979. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541 Note: lists as Magnolia acuminata L.
  11. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  12. Nie, Z.-L. et al. 2008. Phylogenetic and biogeographic complexity of Magnoliaceae in the Northern Hemisphere inferred from three nuclear data sets. Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 48:1027-1040.
  13. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  14. Scoggan, H. J. 1978-1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. Note: lists as Magnolia acuminata L.
  15. Spongberg, S. A. 1976. Magnoliaceae hardy in temperate North America. J. Arnold Arbor. 57:299-300.
  16. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). URL: https://herbarium.utk.edu/vascular/vascular-database.php?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Magnoliaceae&GenusID=Magnolia&SpeciesID=acuminata target='_blank'
  17. 2018. Oklahoma vascular plant database

Check other web resources for Magnolia acuminata (L.) L. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • 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=23094. Accessed 21 July 2019.