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Taxon: Lygodium japonicum (Thunb.) Sw.

 
Genus: Lygodium
Family: Lygodiaceae
Nomen number: 403435
Place of publication: J. Bot. (Schrader) 1800(2):106. 1801
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 20-Nov-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use), synonyms and invalid designations:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym, I invalid designation)

Common names:

  • Japanese climbing fern  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • kani-kusa  (Source: F Japan) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • tsuru-shinobu  (Source: F Japan) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • japansk klätterbräken  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental
  • Medicines:
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China (e. & s.)
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Honshu (w.), Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands, Shikoku] Korea

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, Nepal, Sri Lanka
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia (n.)

    Northern America
    • United States


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  3. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America. 2:116.
  4. George, A. S., ed. 1980-. Flora of Australia.
  5. Hnatiuk, R. J. 1990. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11.
  6. Iwatsuki, K. et al. 1993-. Flora of Japan.
  7. Li, H. L. et al., eds. 1975-1979. Flora of Taiwan.
  8. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  9. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  10. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. 1970-. Flora of Thailand.
  11. USDA National Agricultural Library. National Invasive Species Information Center (on-line resource). URL: http://www.invasivespeciesinfo.gov/plants/japclimbfern.shtml target='_blank'
  12. Weber, E. 2003. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds
  13. Zhong Guo & Hua Jing. 1993. China floral encyclopaedia.

Check other web resources for Lygodium japonicum (Thunb.) Sw. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • 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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=403435. Accessed 8 August 2020.