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Taxon: Abelmoschus manihot (L.) Medik. subsp. manihot

 
Genus: Abelmoschus
Family: Malvaceae
Subfamily: Malvoideae
Tribe: Hibisceae
Nomen number: 427081
Place of publication:
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 18-Sep-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 3 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use), synonyms and invalid designations:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym, I invalid designation)

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Hortus 3; Man HerbPl)
  • Human food:
  • Materials: gum/resin (mucilage used in China & Japan to size paper) gum/resin (mucilage used in China & Japan to size paper)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands
    • INDO-CHINA: Indochina
    • MALESIA: Indonesia

    Pacific
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Vanuatu


References:

  1. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6
  2. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  3. Patil, P. et al. 2015. A systematic review of the genus Abelmoschus (Malvaceae). Rheedea 25:14-30. Note: 2n=60, 66, 68.
  4. Paul, T. K. & M. P. Nayar. 1988. Malvaceae. Fascicles of flora of India. 19:75.
  5. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  6. Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. 1993-. Flora of India.
  7. Tyagi, A. P. 2002. Cytogenetics and reproductive biology of some BELE (Abelmoschus manihot Linn., Medic sub-species manihot) cultivars. S. Pacific J. Nat. Sci. 20:4-8.
  8. Werner, O. et al. 2016. Molecular systematics of Abelmoschus (Malvaceae) and genetic diversity within the cultivated species of this genus based on nuclear ITS and choroplast rpL16 sequence data. Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 63:429-445.

Check other web resources for Abelmoschus manihot (L.) Medik. subsp. manihot :

  • 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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=427081. Accessed 11 August 2020.