Taxon: Berberis aquifolium Pursh

 
Genus: Berberis
Family: Berberidaceae
  Subfamily: Berberidoideae
      Tribe: Berberideae
        Subtribe: Berberidinae
Nomen number: 6814
Place of publication: Fl. Amer. sept. 1:219, t. 4. 1813
Comment: for date of this publication see Taxon 57:305. 2008
Name Verified on: 10-Nov-2005 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Dec-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 15 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Invasive Pl Spec, as Mahonia aquifolium; Dict Gard, as Mahonia aquifolium; Krussmann, as Mahonia aquifolium)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Hu Chi Ming, pers. comm. 1996; CRC MedHerbs ed2, as Mahonia aquifolium; Herbs Commerce ed2, as Mahonia aquifolium)
  • Weed: (fide Invasive Pl Spec, as Mahonia aquifolium)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Idaho, - Montana, - Oregon, - Washington
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California
    • Western Canada: Canada - British Columbia

  • Naturalized:

  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia
    • New Zealand: New Zealand
  • Europe

    • : Canada; Europe; United States
  • Northern America

    • : Canada; Europe; United States

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Foster, S. & C. Hobbs A field guide to Western medicinal plants and herbs. 2002 (W Med Pl Herbs)
  • Grellin, J. K. & J. Philpott A reference guide to medicinal plants. 1990 (RefGuide MedPl)
  • Hu Chi Ming 1996. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Wiersema, J. H. & B. León World economic plants: a standard reference (on-line edition) [medicinal plants only]. (World Econ Pl Med)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Berberis aquifolium Pursh :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • 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:
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Berberis aquifolium 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.