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Taxon: Robinia pseudoacacia L.

 
Genus: Robinia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Robinieae
Nomen number: 5238
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:722. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 31-Jul-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 37 (20 active, 12 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Bee plants: honey production; honey production
  • Environmental: ornamental (fide P. Hanelt, pers. comm.); ornamental; ornamental; revegetator (fide P. Hanelt, pers. comm.); revegetator; revegetator; shade/shelter (for shelterbelts); soil improver (fide P. Hanelt, pers. comm.); soil improver; soil improver
  • Fuels:
  • Materials:
  • Medicines: folklore
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Pennsylvania, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Missouri, Oklahoma (http://www.biosurvey.ou.edu/shrub/rops.htm)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Georgia, Kentucky]


    Cultivated



    Asia-Temperate
    • CAUCASUS: Georgia
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Primorye]
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, Korea

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Pakistan

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Europe
    • Europe


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Cyprus, Israel, Turkey
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, Korea

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Pakistan

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Russian Federation-European part, [European part] Ukraine (incl. Krym)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bulgaria, Greece, Italy (incl. Sardinia), Romania
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (incl. Corsica), Spain (incl. Baleares)

    Northern America
    • Canada, United States (beyond native range)

    Southern America
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Chile, Uruguay


References:

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Check other web resources for Robinia pseudoacacia L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Robinia pseudoacacia cultivars
  • 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.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=5238. Accessed 14 November 2018.