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Taxon: Styphnolobium japonicum (L.) Schott

 
Genus: Styphnolobium
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Sophoreae
Nomen number: 314715
Place of publication: Wiener Z. Kunst 1830(3):844. 1830
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 23-Mar-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Feb-2006
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 8 (2 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Chinese scholartree  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • Japanese pagoda-tree  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • pagoda-tree  (Source: Websters Dict) - English
  • enju  (Source: F Okin) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • pagodträd  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish
  • huai  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese
  • hoehwanamu  (Source: F Korea) - Transcribed Korean

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Medicines: source of rutin (fide Ency CNatIn; Pl Res SEAs 12(1):472. 1999; CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2, as Sophora japonica)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Anhui, Fujian, Guangdong, Guizhou, Hebei, Henan, Hubei, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Shaanxi, Shandong, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  2. Mid-Atlantic invasive plant species (on-line resource) (Mid Atl Invasive Pl)
  3. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  4. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Leung, A. Y. & S. Foster Encyclopedia of common natural ingredients used in food, drugs, and cosmetics, ed. 2. 1996 (Ency CNatIn)
  7. Nicolson, D. H. 1982. Schott's new taxa published in the Wiener Zeitschrift für Kunst etc. (1829-1830) (Taxon) 31:551.
  8. Padua, L. S. de et al., eds. 1999. Medicinal and poisonous plants 1 (Pl Res SEAs) 12(1):472.
  9. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  10. Santamour, F. S., Jr. & L. G. H. Riedel 1997. A new name for Sophora Japonica J. Arboric. 23:166-167.
  11. Sousa S., M. & V. E. Rudd 1993. Revision del genero Styphnolobium (Leguminosae: Papilionoideae: Sophoreae) Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 80:273.
  12. Tsoong, P.-C. & C.-Y. Ma 1981. A study of the genus Sophora Linn. (Cont.) Acta Phytotax. Sin. 19:162.
  13. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
  14. Yakovlev, G. P. 1975. Rody triby Sophoreae (Bronn) DC. (sem. Fabaceae) flory SSR (Tribus Sophoreae (Bronn) DC. (Fabaceae) genera florae URSS) Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 12:228.

Check other web resources for Styphnolobium japonicum (L.) Schott :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • 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=314715. Accessed 22 October 2018.