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Taxon: Actaea heracleifolia (Kom.) J. Compton

 
Genus: Actaea
Section: Actaea
Family: Ranunculaceae
Subfamily: Ranunculoideae
Tribe: Actaeeae
Nomen number: 431515
Place of publication: Taxon 47:624. 1998
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 03-Mar-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

  • da san ye sheng ma  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: adulterant of black cohosh (fide J Agric Food Chem 54:3246. 2006) folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2; Ill Chin Mat Med, as Cimicifuga heracleifolia; Chin Herb Med, as Cimicifuga heracleifolia; Med Pl China, as Cimicifuga heracleifolia) folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2; Ill Chin Mat Med, as Cimicifuga heracleifolia; Chin Herb Med, as Cimicifuga heracleifolia; Med Pl China, as Cimicifuga heracleifolia)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Primorye]
    • CHINA: China [Heilongjiang Sheng, Jilin Sheng, Liaoning Sheng, Nei Mongol Zizhiqu]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Korea, South


References:

  1. Compton, J. A. et al. 1998. Reclassification of Actaea to include Cimicifuga and Souliea (Ranunculaceae): phylogeny inferred from morphology, nrDNA ITS, and cpDNA trnL-F sequence variation. Taxon 47:593-634.
  2. Jiang, B. et al. 2006. Evaluation of the botanical authenticity and phytochemical profile of black cohosh products by high-performance liquid chromatography with selected ion monitoring liquid chromatography-mass spectometry. J. Agric. Food Chem. 54:3242-3253.
  3. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934-1964. Flora SSSR. Note: = Cimicifuga heracleifolia
  4. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  5. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  6. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition). Note: = Cimicifuga heracleifolia

Check other web resources for Actaea heracleifolia (Kom.) J. Compton :

  • 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=431515. Accessed 18 July 2019.