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Taxon: Aglaonema modestum Schott ex Engl.

 
Genus: Aglaonema
Section: Aglaonema
Family: Araceae
Subfamily: Aroideae
Tribe: Aglaonemateae
Nomen number: 410023
Place of publication: A. L. P. P. de Candolle & A. C. de Candolle, Monogr. phan. 2:442. 1879
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 17-Feb-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Chinese evergreen  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • Japanese-leaf  (Source: Websters Dict) - English
  • chinesischer Kolbenfaden  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Smiths CB 1:27. 1969; Eur Gard F)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Guangdong Sheng, Yunnan Sheng (s.e.), Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDO-CHINA: Laos (n.), Thailand (n.)


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  2. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  3. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 2002. World checklist and bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae).
  4. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  5. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  6. Nicolson, D. H. 1969. A revision of the genus Aglaonema (Araceae). Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 1:26-28.
  7. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.
  8. 1961. Webster's third new international dictionary.

Check other web resources for Aglaonema modestum Schott ex Engl. :

  • 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=410023. Accessed 22 July 2019.