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Taxon: Curculigo orchioides Gaertn.

 
Genus: Curculigo
Family: Hypoxidaceae
Nomen number: 402561
Place of publication: Fruct. sem. pl. 1:63, t. 16, fig. 11. 1788
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 19-Aug-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 31-Oct-2001
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2; Pl Res SEAs 12(1):207. 1999; Chin Herbs, as C. ensifolia); folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2; Pl Res SEAs 12(1):207. 1999; Chin Herbs, as C. ensifolia)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hunan, Jiangxi, Sichuan (s.), Yunnan, Zhejiang]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Honshu (w.), Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands, Shikoku] Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India (n.), Nepal, Pakistan (n.), Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Indochina, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines


References:

  1. American Herbal Products Association Herbs of commerce. 1992 (Herbs Commerce)
  2. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. (F Java)
  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. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  6. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  7. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  8. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  9. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  10. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  11. Padua, L. S. de et al., eds. 1999. Medicinal and poisonous plants 1 (Pl Res SEAs) 12(1):207.
  12. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  13. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)
  14. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Curculigo orchioides Gaertn. :

  • 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.
  • 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=402561. Accessed 17 February 2019.