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Taxon: Betula utilis D. Don

 
Genus: Betula
Subgenus: Betula
Section: Costatae
Family: Betulaceae
Subfamily: Betuloideae
Nomen number: 7157
Place of publication: Prodr. fl. nepal. 58. 1825
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 15-Sep-2015 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 14 (4 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: fiber; wood
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan
    • CHINA: China [Hebei Sheng, Gansu Sheng, Shaanxi Sheng, Sichuan Sheng (w.), Qinghai Sheng, Yunnan Sheng (n.w.), Ningxia Huizi Zizhiqu, Xizang Zizhiqu (e. & s.)]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, [Sikkim, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Uttar Pradesh] Nepal, Pakistan (n.e.)


References:

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  3. Bernardi, L. 1963. Résultats des expéditions scientifiques genevoises au Népal en 1952 et 1954 (partie botanique): Monochlamydeae, Dialypetalae et Metachlamydeae. Candollea 18:255.
  4. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  5. Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India. 1985-1992. The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials (revised edition).
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  8. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long. 1984-. Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim.
  9. Hara, H. et al. 1978-1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal.
  10. Hara, H. 1966-1975. Flora of eastern Himalaya Note: v. 1:1966, v. 2:1971, v. 3:1975
  11. Hubei Inst. Bot., ed. 1976-1979. Flora hupehensis Note: v. 1:1976, v. 2:1979
  12. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  13. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  14. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  15. Polunin, O. & A. Stainton. 1984. Flowers of the Himalaya
  16. Rehder, A. 1949. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs.
  17. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Betula utilis D. Don :

  • 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=7157. Accessed 16 July 2019.