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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.
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 Sheng, Zhejiang Sheng, Fujian Sheng, Henan Sheng, Hebei Sheng, Hunan Sheng, Hubei Sheng, Gansu Sheng, Jiangxi Sheng, Jiangsu Sheng, Guangdong Sheng, Guizhou Sheng, Liaoning Sheng, Shanxi Sheng, Shandong Sheng, Shaanxi Sheng, Sichuan Sheng, Yunnan Sheng, Nei Mongol Zizhiqu, Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu, Ningxia Huizi Zizhiqu, Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu]


    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:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Barrie, F. R. 2011. Report of the General Committee: 11. Taxon 60:1212. Note: conservation proposal recommended
  3. Brummitt, R. K. 2000. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 50. Taxon 49:806. Note: proposal not recommended
  4. Brummitt, R. K. 2009. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 60. Taxon 58:283. Note: conservation proposal recommended
  5. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas
  6. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
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  8. Forest Experimental Station, Korea. 1966. Illustrated woody plants of Korea.
  9. Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984-. Med-Checklist. Note: = Ziziphus zizyphus (L.) H. Karst.
  10. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening 4:741.
  11. Iwatsuki, K. et al. 1993-. Flora of Japan.
  12. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. Note: = Ziziphus zizyphus (L.) H. Karst.
  13. Kirkbride, J. H., Jr. et al. 2006. (1753) Proposal to conserve the name Ziziphus jujuba against Z. zizyphus (Rhamnaceae). Taxon 55:1049-1050.
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  17. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
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  21. Meikle, R. D. 1977-1985. Flora of Cyprus. Note: = Ziziphus zizyphus (L.) H. Karst.
  22. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
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  24. Nicolson, D. H. et al. 1988. An interpretation of Van Rheede's Hortus Malabaricus. Regnum Veg. 119:214. Note: = Ziziphus zizyphus (L.) H. Karst.
  25. Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.).
  26. Paclt, J. 1999. (1399) Proposal to conserve the name Zizyphus (Rhamnaceae) with that spelling and with feminine gender. Taxon 48:173-174. Note: this proposal, if accepted, would have preserved usage of this name
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  38. Wunderlin, R. P. 1998. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida Note: = Ziziphus zizyphus (L.) H. Karst.

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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=42282. Accessed 17 August 2019.