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Taxon: Rheum undulatum L.

 
Genus: Rheum
Family: Polygonaceae
Subfamily: Polygonoideae
Tribe: Rumiceae
Nomen number: 31128
Place of publication: Sp. pl. ed. 2, 1:531. 1762
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 15-May-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 21 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

  • bo ye da huang  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (as Rheum rhabarbarum)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation [Buryatia, Chita, Irkutsk]
    • MONGOLIA: Mongolia (n.)
    • CHINA: China [Heilongjiang Sheng, Hebei Sheng, Hubei Sheng, Jilin Sheng, Shanxi Sheng, Nei Mongol Zizhiqu]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Korea


References:

  1. Barney, D. L. & K. E. Hummer. 2012. Rhubarb: Botany, horticulture, and genetic resources. Hort. Rev. 4:149, 159, 168.
  2. Czerepanov, S. K. 1995. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR) Cambridge University Press. Note: = Rheum rhabarbarum L.
  3. Grubov, V. I., ed. 1999-. Plants of Central Asia: plant collections from China and Mongolia (English translation of Rasteniia Tsentral'noĭ Azii).
  4. Grubov, V. I. 2001. Key to the vascular plants of Mongolia
  5. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934-1964. Flora SSSR.
  6. Krasnoborov, I. M., ed. 2000-. Flora of Siberia (English translation) Note: = Rheum rhabarbarum L.
  7. Lee, Y. N. 1997. Flora of Korea.
  8. Natural Products Research Institute, Seoul National University. 1998. Medicinal plants in the Republic of Korea. WHO Regional Publications Western Pacific Series No. 21. URL: http://www.wpro.who.int/internet/files/pub/97/247.pdf target='_blank'
  9. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  10. Sun, Y. et al. 2012. Rapid radiation of Rheum (Polygonaceae) and parallel evolution of morphological traits. Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 63:150-158. Note: as Rheum franzenbachii
  11. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition). Note: = Rheum rhabarbarum L.; as a 2n=44

Check other web resources for Rheum undulatum L. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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=31128. Accessed 16 September 2019.