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Taxon: Carya illinoensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch, orth. var.

Synonym of Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch

Genus: Carya
Section: Apocarya
Family: Juglandaceae
Nomen number: 313856
Place of publication: Dendrologie 1:593. 1869
Link to protologue:
Comment: a proposal for conservation (nom. cons.) with this spelling (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.11) against the original spelling "illinoinensis" has failed
Name Verified on: 24-Jun-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System


  1. Brummitt, R. K. 1988. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 35. Taxon 37:448. Note: conservation not recommended
  2. Grauke, L. J. et al. 1986. (808) Proposal to conserve the name of pecan as Carya illinoensis (Wang.) K. Koch and reject the orthographic variant Carya illinoinensis (Wang.) K. Koch (Juglandaceae). Taxon 35:174-177.
  3. IPGRI. New World Fruits Database (on-line resource).
  4. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  5. Nicolson, D. H. 1988. General Committee Report 1. Taxon 37:440. Note: proposal to conserve Carya illinoensis rejected by General Committee

Check other web resources for Carya illinoensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch, orth. var. :

  • New World Fruits Database: Online database from Bioversity International
  • 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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=313856. Accessed 4 June 2020.