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Taxon: Gelsemium elegans (Gardner & Champ.) Benth.

 
Genus: Gelsemium
Family: Gelsemiaceae
Nomen number: 411864
Place of publication: J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot. 1:90. 1857
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 16-Sep-1998 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:

  • gou wen  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals; mammals; mammals; mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Zhejiang Sheng, Fujian Sheng, Hunan Sheng, Jiangxi Sheng, Guangdong Sheng, Guizhou Sheng, Yunnan Sheng, Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu, Hainan Sheng]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India
    • INDO-CHINA: Laos, Myanmar (n.), Thailand (n.)
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, [Kalimantan, Sumatera] Malaysia [Sabah, Sarawak]


References:

  1. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. 1960-. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam.
  2. Li, P. T. 2002. The five most poisonous plants in Hong Kong. Leafl. Hong Kong Herb. 6:3.
  3. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. 1948-. Flora malesiana.
  4. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Gelsemium elegans (Gardner & Champ.) Benth. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Gelsemium elegans cultivars
  • 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=411864. Accessed 17 July 2019.