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Taxon: Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch

 
Genus: Carya
Section: Apocarya
Family: Juglandaceae
Nomen number: 9253
Place of publication: Dendrologie 1:593. 1869 "illinoensis"
Link to protologue:
Comment: conservation of Koch's altered spelling failed at Berlin
Name Verified on: 24-Jun-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 3651 (3624 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Fuels: charcoal (esp. for smoking meats) fuelwood (esp. for smoking meats)
  • Human food:
  • Materials: wood (fide J Arn Arb 53:42. 1972) wood (fide J Arn Arb 53:42. 1972)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana (s. & w.)]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa (s.e.), Kansas (s.e.), Missouri, Oklahoma]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arkansas, Kentucky (w.), Louisiana, Mississippi (w.), Tennessee]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua (s.e.), Coahuila de Zaragoza, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí (s.e.), Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Guanajuato, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Oaxaca, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave]


    Cultivated

    Africa
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa

    Asia-Temperate
    • CAUCASUS: Azerbaijan
    • CHINA: China

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia

    Europe
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Ukraine (incl. Krym)

    Northern America
    • Mexico, United States

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil


    Naturalized

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Malta

    Northern America
    • United States (e.)


    Other (exact native range obscure owing to extensive cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature
  3. Brummitt, R. K. 1988. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 35. Taxon 37:448. Note: conservation not recommended
  4. Elias, T. S. 1972. The genera of Juglandaceae in the southeastern United States. J. Arnold Arbor. 53:36.
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  6. Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  7. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  8. Gómez-Pompa, A. & V. Sosa, eds. 1978-. Flora de Veracruz.
  9. Grauke, L. J. & M. A. Mendoza-Herrera. 2012. Population structure in the genus Carya. Acta Hort. 948:143-158.
  10. Grauke, L. J. et al. 1986. (808) Proposal to conserve the name of pecan as Carya illinoensis (Wang.) K. Koch and reject the orthographic variant Carya illinoinensis (Wang.) K. Koch (Juglandaceae). Taxon 35:174-177.
  11. Grauke, L. J. et al. 1995. Evaluation of Pecan [Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch] germplasm collections and designation of a core subset. HortScience 30:950-954.
  12. Grauke, L. J. et al. 2010. Plastid microsatellite markers in Carya. Acta Hort. 859:237-246.
  13. Grauke, L. J. et al. 2011. Geographic patterns of genetic variation in native pecans. Tree Genet. Genomes 7:917-932.
  14. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. Note: re. Brazilian common names
  15. Hackett, C. & J. Carolane. 1982. Edible Horticultural Crops Academic Press.
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  17. León, B. 1995. pers. comm. Note: re. Spanish common names
  18. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  19. Little, E. L., Jr. 1978. Important forest trees of the United States
  20. Little, E. L., Jr. 1979. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541
  21. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  22. Meyer, F. G. et al. 1994. A catalog of cultivated woody plants of the southeastern United States
  23. Nicolson, D. H. 1988. General Committee Report 1. Taxon 37:440. Note: conservation proposal rejected, Carya illinoinensis remains correct
  24. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  25. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  26. Rehder, A. 1949. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs.
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  28. Reichel, S. 1998. pers. comm. Note: re. German common names
  29. Stone, D. E. et al. 1964. Morphological and chemical evidence of the hybrid nature of bitter pecan, Carya × lecontei. Brittonia 17:97-106.
  30. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). URL: https://herbarium.utk.edu/vascular/vascular-database.php?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Juglandaceae&GenusID=Carya&SpeciesID=illinoinensis target='_blank'
  31. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).
  32. Zhang, J.-B. et al. 2013. Integrated fossil and molecular data reveal the biogeographic diversification of the Eastern Asian-Eastern North American disjunct hickory genus (Carya Nutt.). PLoS One 8(7):e70449.
  33. 2018. Oklahoma vascular plant database

Check other web resources for Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch :

  • 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:
  • 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
  • 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=9253. Accessed 23 July 2019.