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Taxon: Pothos chinensis (Raf.) Merr.

 
Genus: Pothos
Family: Araceae
Subfamily: Pothoideae
Tribe: Potheae
Nomen number: 423509
Place of publication: J. Arnold Arbor. 29:210. 1948
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 03-Jun-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (fide Chin Med Herb HK; Blumea 45:158. 2000)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Hubei Sheng, Guangdong Sheng, Guizhou Sheng, Sichuan Sheng, Yunnan Sheng, Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, [Sikkim, Assam, Manipur, Nagaland, Odisha, Tripura, West Bengal, Arunachal Pradesh] Nepal
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam


References:

  1. Boyce, P. C. 2000. The genus Pothos (Araceae-Pothoideae-Potheae) of Thailand and Indochina. Blumea 45:155.
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  3. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 2002. World checklist and bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae).
  4. Missouri Botanical Garden. Flora of China Checklist (on-line resource).

Check other web resources for Pothos chinensis (Raf.) Merr. :

  • 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=423509. Accessed 23 July 2019.