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Taxon: Ziziphus jujuba Mill.

 
Genus: Ziziphus
Family: Rhamnaceae
Tribe: Paliureae
Nomen number: 42282
Place of publication: Gard. dict. ed. 8: Ziziphus no. 1. 1768, nom. cons.
Link to protologue:
Comment: conserved (nom. cons.) against the homotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. IV) Ziziphus zizyphus (L.) H. Karst., nom. rej.
Name Verified on: 19-Aug-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 31-Jul-2018
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Davis (DAV)
Accessions: 124 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Fuels: potential as fuelwood
  • Human food: fruit; fruit; fruit
  • Materials: chemicals (source of cyclic peptide alkaloids)
  • Medicines: folklore; folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Anhui, Fujian, Gansu, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hebei, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Liaoning, Nei Monggol, Ningxia, Shaanxi, Shandong, Shanxi, Sichuan, Xinjiang, Yunnan, Zhejiang]


    Cultivated

    Africa
    • Africa

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Pakistan

    Europe
    • Europe

    Northern America
    • North America

    Southern America
    • South America


    Other (exact native range obscure owing to extensive cult.)

References:

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Check other web resources for Ziziphus jujuba Mill. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • 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.

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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=42282. Accessed 14 November 2018.