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Taxon: Rheum forrestii Diels

 
Genus: Rheum
Family: Polygonaceae
Subfamily: Polygonoideae
Tribe: Rumiceae
Nomen number: 460647
Place of publication: Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 5:262. 1912
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 12-Mar-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Yunnan Sheng, Xizang Zizhiqu]


    Uncertain

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Sichuan Sheng]


References:

  1. Barney, D. L. & K. E. Hummer. 2012. Rhubarb: Botany, horticulture, and genetic resources. Hort. Rev. 4:157. Note: mentions
  2. Sun, Y. et al. 2012. Rapid radiation of Rheum (Polygonaceae) and parallel evolution of morphological traits. Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 63:150-158. Note: this study recovered a monophyletic genus, with five clades of unresolved affinities; clade "C" was distant from clade "A" that included those species probably involved in the origin of rhubarb; Rheum forrestii was included in clade "C"
  3. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Rheum forrestii Diels :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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=460647. Accessed 21 September 2019.