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Taxon: Picrasma quassioides (D. Don) Benn.

 
Genus: Picrasma
Family: Simaroubaceae
Nomen number: 28335
Place of publication: J. J. Bennett & R. Brown, Pl. jav. rar. 198. 1844
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 16-Nov-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 16-Nov-2009
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 4 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • shurni  (Source: AH 505) - English
  • nigaki  (Source: F Japan) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • ku shu  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Krussmann)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide F Bhutan; F Males; Wealth India RM; Ill Chin Mat Med, as P. ailanthoides)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Hebei, Hubei (s.), Sichuan, Yunnan]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands, Shikoku] Korea, Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, [Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh] Nepal


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Chen Fenghwai & Wu Telin Flora of Guangdong. (F Guangdong)
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  3. Chowdhery, H. J. & B. M. Wadhwa Flora of Himachal Pradesh. (F Himachal)
  4. Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials. (Wealth India RM)
  5. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  6. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  7. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  8. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  9. Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  10. Jiangsu Institute of Botany Flora of Jiangsu. (F Jiangsu)
  11. Kitagawa, M. Neo-lineamenta florae Manshuricae. (F Manshur)
  12. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  13. Lee, Y. N. Flora of Korea. (F Korea)
  14. Li, H. L. et al., eds. Flora of Taiwan. (F Taiwan)
  15. Missouri Botanical Garden Flora of China Checklist (on-line resource). (L China)
  16. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  17. Natural Products Research Institute, Seoul National University Medicinal plants in the Republic of Korea. WHO Regional Publications Western Pacific Series No. 21. (Med Pl Korea)
  18. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  19. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  20. Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. Flora of India. (F India)
  21. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. (F Males)
  22. Steward, A. N. Manual of vascular plants of the lower Yangtze valley. (F LowYangtze)
  23. Terrell, E. E. et al. Agric. Handb. no. 505. 1986 (AH 505)
  24. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)
  25. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Picrasma quassioides (D. Don) Benn. :

  • 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=28335. Accessed 15 November 2018.