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Taxon: Aquilaria sinensis (Lour.) Spreng.

 
Genus: Aquilaria
Family: Thymelaeaceae
Nomen number: 423311
Place of publication: Syst. veg. 2:356. 1825
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 25-Jul-2002 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:

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:
  • Materials: fiber (for paper)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2; Chin Herb Med; Ill Chin Mat Med; Chin Med Herb HK; Med Pl China)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Fujian Sheng, Guangdong Sheng, Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu, Hainan Sheng]


References:

  1. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  2. CITES. Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource).
  3. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  4. Missouri Botanical Garden. Flora of China Checklist (on-line resource).
  5. Oyen, L. P. A. & Nguyen Xuan Dung, eds. 1999. Essential-oil plants. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) 19:64. Note: mentions
  6. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).
  7. Yen, Kun-Ying. 1994. Illustrated Chinese materia medica crude and prepared.

Check other web resources for Aquilaria sinensis (Lour.) Spreng. :

  • 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.

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=423311. Accessed 19 July 2019.