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Taxon: Arisaema speciosum (Wall.) Mart.

 
Genus: Arisaema
Family: Araceae
Subfamily: Aroideae
Tribe: Arisaemateae
Nomen number: 4015
Place of publication: Flora 14:458. 1831 (ex Schott in H. Schott & S. L. Endlicher, Melet. bot. 17. 1832)
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 05-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • cobra-lily  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • showy cobra-lily  (Source: Zander Ency) - English
  • prächtiger Feuerkolben  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • mei li nan xing  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Xizang (s.), Yunnan (n.w.)]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, [Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim, West Bengal] Nepal


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  2. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  3. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin World checklist and bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae). (L Araceae)
  4. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  5. Gusman, G. & L. Gusman The genus Arisaema. 2003 (Gen Arisaema)
  6. Hara, H. 1971. Flora of eastern Himalaya. v. 1:1966, v. 2:1971, v. 3:1975 (F EHimal) 2:329.
  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. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  10. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
  11. Yunnan Inst. Bot. & Kunming Inst. Bot. Acad. Sci., eds. Flora yunnanica. (F Yunnan)

Check other web resources for Arisaema speciosum (Wall.) Mart. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Arisaema speciosum cultivars
  • 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=4015. Accessed 20 January 2019.