Taxon: Carya tomentosa (Lam.) Nutt.

 
Genus: Carya
Section: Carya
Family: Juglandaceae
Nomen number: 9257
Place of publication: Gen. N. Amer. pl. 2:221. 1818
Link to protologue:
Comment: whether Nuttall based his name (lacking the * of his new names) on J. tomentosa of Lam. or Michx. cannot be determined; he cites Willdenow under his genus, but from there (Willd. 1805) only a connection to Michaux can be inferred
Typification:
Name Verified on: 06-Oct-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Jan-2008
Species priority site is: Plant Introduction Office (PIO)
Accessions: 35 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • big-bud hickory  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • mockernut hickory  (Source: Trees US) - English
  • white-heart hickory  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • Spottnuß  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3)
  • Fuels: charcoal (for smoking meats fide AH 519)
  • Fuels: fuelwood (for smoking meats fide AH 519)
  • Gene sources: secondary genetic relative of pecan (based on interspecific crosses with diploid Carya illinoinensis fide F NAmer)
  • Materials: wood ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa (s.e.), Kansas (e.), Missouri, Oklahoma (http://www.biosurvey.ou.edu/shrub/caal27.htm)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida (http://www.plantatlas.usf.edu/main.asp?plantID=2059), Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Juglandaceae&GenusID=Carya&SpeciesID=tomentosa), Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

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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=9257. Accessed 19 April 2018.