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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. Last Changed: 15-Mar-2002
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (fide Crop Prod Sci Hort 6:29. 1999; CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2); folklore (fide Crop Prod Sci Hort 6:29. 1999; CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China (e.)
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaido, 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 Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam. (F CambLVN)
  3. Blumert, M. & J. L. Liu 1999. Jiaogulan - China's "Immortality" herb. 1-79.
  4. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  5. Duke, J. 1999. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  6. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  7. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  8. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  9. Huang, K. C. 1999. Pharmacology of Chinese herbs. ed. 2
  10. Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  11. Jeffrey, C. The Cucurbitaceae of Eastern Asia. 1980 (Cucurb EAs) 10.
  12. Lee, Y. N. Flora of Korea. (F Korea)
  13. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  14. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=409268. Accessed 19 December 2018.