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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.
Accessions: 3 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

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 [Yunnan Sheng (n.w.), Xizang Zizhiqu (s.)]

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


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  2. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  3. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 2002. World checklist and bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae).
  4. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long. 1984-. Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim.
  5. Gusman, G. & L. Gusman. 2003. The genus Arisaema
  6. Hara, H. et al. 1978-1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal.
  7. Hara, H. 1971. Flora of eastern Himalaya 2:329. Note: v. 1:1966, v. 2:1971, v. 3:1975
  8. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  10. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).
  11. Yunnan Inst. Bot. & Kunming Inst. Bot. Acad. Sci., eds. 1977-. Flora yunnanica.

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 17 July 2019.