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Taxon: Alnus japonica (Thunb.) Steud.

 
Genus: Alnus
Family: Betulaceae
Subfamily: Betuloideae
Nomen number: 2460
Place of publication: Nomencl. bot. ed. 2, 1:55. 1840
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/391279
Name Verified on: 04-Mar-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 18 (7 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: agroforestry; erosion control; ornamental; revegetator; shade/shelter
  • Fuels: fuelwood; fuelwood

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Primorye]
    • CHINA: China [Anhui Sheng, Henan Sheng, Hebei Sheng, Jiangsu Sheng, Jilin Sheng, Liaoning Sheng, Shandong Sheng]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaidô, Honshu, Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands, Shikoku] Korea, South, Taiwan


    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Korea

    Asia-Tropical
    • MALESIA: Philippines


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. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. 1963-1968. Flora of Java.
  3. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  4. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  5. Faridah Hanum, I. & L. J. G. van der Maesen, eds. 1997. Auxiliary plants. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) 11:68-71.
  6. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Alnus+japonica&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  7. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 1998. World checklist and bibliography of Fagales
  8. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6
  9. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  10. Jiangsu Institute of Botany. 1982. Flora of Jiangsu.
  11. Kitagawa, M. 1979. Neo-lineamenta florae Manshuricae.
  12. Lee, Y. N. 1997. Flora of Korea.
  13. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  14. Murai, S. 1964. Phytotaxonomical and geobotanical studies on genusAlnus in Japan. III. Taxonomy of whole world species and distribution of each section. Bull. Gov. Forest Exp. Sta., Meguro 171:44.
  15. Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.).
  16. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  17. Rehder, A. 1949. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs.
  18. Steward, A. N. 1958. Manual of vascular plants of the lower Yangtze valley.
  19. Walker, E. 1976. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands.
  20. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.
  21. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Alnus japonica (Thunb.) Steud. :

  • 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 Alnus japonica 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.
  • 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=2460. Accessed 22 July 2019.