Taxon: Mikania cordata (Burm. f.) B. L. Rob.

 
Genus: Mikania
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Nomen number: 316382
Place of publication: Contr. Gray Herb. 104:65. 1934
Comment: non Mikania cordata Hilliard (= M. natalensis DC.)
Name Verified on: 16-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 16-Mar-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • jia ze lan  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: potential as forage (fide Pl Res SEAs 4:166. 1992)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China - Yunnan, - Hainan
    • Eastern Asia: Taiwan
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indo-China: Laos; Myanmar; Thailand; Vietnam
    • Malesia: Indonesia; Malaysia; Philippines
    • Papuasia: Papua New Guinea; Solomon Islands
  • Pacific

    • Southwestern Pacific: Samoa

References:

  • Bond, P. & P. Goldblatt Plants of the Cape Flora, J. S. African Bot. suppl. vol. 13. 1984 (L Cape)
  • Faridah Hanum, I. & L. J. G. van der Maesen, eds. 1997. Auxiliary plants (Pl Res SEAs) 11:194-196.
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Holmes, W. C. 1982. Revision of Old World Mikania (Compositae) Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 103(2):228-233.
  • Institute of Pacific Islands Forestry Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk (PIER): plant threats to Pacific ecosystems (on-line resource). (Pacif I Ecosyst Risk)
  • King, R. M. & H. Robinson The genera of the Eupatorieae (Asteraceae). Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 22. 1987 (Gen Eupat)
  • 't Mannetje, L. & R. M. Jones, eds. 1992. Forages (Pl Res SEAs) 4:166.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Mikania cordata (Burm. f.) B. L. Rob. :

  • 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.

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