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Taxon: Gynostemma pentaphyllum (Thunb.) Makino

 
Genus: Gynostemma
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Tribe: Gomphogyneae
Nomen number: 409268
Place of publication: Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 16:179. 1902
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 21-Aug-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (fide Crop Prod Sci Hort 6:29. 1999) folklore; folklore; folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

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

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Malaysia


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. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. 1960-. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam.
  3. Blumert, M. & J. L. Liu. 1999. Jiaogulan - China's "Immortality" herb.. 1-79.
  4. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  5. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  6. Duke, J. 1999. pers. comm. Note: to J. H. Kirkbride, Jr. on 4 Jul 1999
  7. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6
  8. Hara, H. et al. 1978-1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal.
  9. Huang, K. C. 1999. Pharmacology of Chinese herbs. ed. 2.
  10. Iwatsuki, K. et al. 1993-. Flora of Japan.
  11. Jeffrey, C. 1980. The Cucurbitaceae of Eastern Asia 10.
  12. Lee, Y. N. 1997. Flora of Korea.
  13. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  14. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  15. Robinson, R. W. & D. S. Decker-Walters. 1999. Cucurbits. Crop Prod. Sci. Hort. 6:29,30,204.

Check other web resources for Gynostemma pentaphyllum (Thunb.) Makino :

  • 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=409268. Accessed 11 December 2019.