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Taxon: Nyssa sylvatica Marshall

 
Genus: Nyssa
Family: Nyssaceae
Nomen number: 25455
Place of publication: Arbust. amer. 97. 1785
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 06-Jan-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 32 (31 active, 11 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; shade/shelter
  • Materials: wood (for timber, laminated wood) wood (for timber, laminated wood)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario (s.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Maine (s.w.), Michigan (s.), New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois (e. & s.), Missouri, Oklahoma, Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida (http://www.plantatlas.usf.edu/main.asp?plantID=3263), Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Hidalgo, Puebla, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

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. Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature
  3. Burckhalter, R. E. 1992. The genus Nyssa (Cornaceae) in North America: a revision. Sida 15:337.
  4. Clark, R. C. 1971. The woody plants of Alabama. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 58:213.
  5. Fowells, H. A. 1965. Silvics of forest trees of the United States.
  6. Little, E. L., Jr. 1978. Important forest trees of the United States
  7. Little, E. L., Jr. 1979. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541
  8. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). URL: https://herbarium.utk.edu/vascular/vascular-database.php?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Nyssaceae&GenusID=Nyssa&SpeciesID=sylvatica%20Marsh.%20var.%20sylvatica target='_blank' Note: recognizes two vars.
  9. 2018. Oklahoma vascular plant database

Check other web resources for Nyssa sylvatica Marshall :

  • 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
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Nyssa sylvatica 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=25455. Accessed 18 November 2019.