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Taxon: Rheum nanum J. F. E. Siev.

 
Genus: Rheum
Family: Polygonaceae
Subfamily: Polygonoideae
Tribe: Rumiceae
Nomen number: 404877
Place of publication: Pallas, Neueste Nord. Beytr. Phys. Geogr. Erd-Völkerbeschreib. 7:264. 1796
Link to protologue:
Comment: authorship verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 10-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

  • ai da huang  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan (e.)
    • MONGOLIA: Mongolia (n.)
    • CHINA: China [Gansu Sheng, Nei Mongol Zizhiqu (c. & w.), Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu (n.e.)]


References:

  1. Czerepanov, S. K. 1995. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR) Cambridge University Press.
  2. Grubov, V. I., ed. 1999-. Plants of Central Asia: plant collections from China and Mongolia (English translation of Rasteniia Tsentral'noĭ Azii).
  3. Grubov, V. I. 2001. Key to the vascular plants of Mongolia
  4. Kao, T. C. & C. Y. Cheng. 1975. Synopsis of the Chinese Rheum. Acta Phytotax. Sin. 13(3):75. Note: lists as Rheum nanum Siev. ex Pall.
  5. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934-1964. Flora SSSR.
  6. Ruirui, L. et al. 2010. Uniformity of karyotypes in Rheum (Polygonaceae), a species-rich genus in the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau and adjacent regions. Caryologia 63:82-90. Note: karyotype formula 22=20m + 2sm
  7. Sun, Y. et al. 2012. Rapid radiation of Rheum (Polygonaceae) and parallel evolution of morphological traits. Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 63:150-158. Note: this study recovered a monophyletic genus, with five clades of unresolved affinities; clade "A" includes the species probably involved in the origin of rhubarb: Rheum palmatum; Rheum nanum was included in one of the subclades
  8. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition). Note: lists as Rheum nanum Siev. ex Pall.

Check other web resources for Rheum nanum J. F. E. Siev. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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=404877. Accessed 8 December 2019.