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Taxon: Castanea crenata Siebold & Zucc.

 
Genus: Castanea
Family: Fagaceae
Subfamily: Castaneoideae
Nomen number: 9434
Place of publication: Abh. Math.-Phys. Cl. Königl. Bayer. Akad. Wiss. 4(3):224. 1846
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 20-Nov-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 468 (8 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Human food:
  • Materials: wood (source of timber in Europe)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaidô (s.w.), Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku] Korea, South


    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China (e.)
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Italy
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: Portugal, Spain

    Northern America
    • United States


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. Carvalho, L. C. et al. 2004. RAPD assessment for identification of clonal identity and genetic stability of in vitro propagated chestnut hybrids. Pl. Cell Tissue Organ Cult. 77:23-27.
  3. De Vasconcelos, M. C. B. M. et al. 2010. Composition of European chestnut (Castanea sativa Mill.) adn association with health effects: fresh and processed products. J. Sci. Food Agric. 90:1578-1589. Note: mentions Castanea crenata as a graft stock for C. sativa
  4. Duke, J. A. 1989. Handbook of Nuts CRC Press.
  5. Fernandez-Lopez, J. 2011. Identification of the genealogy of interspecific hybrids between Castanea sativa, Castanea crenata and Castanea mollissima. Forest Syst. 20:65-80.
  6. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America. Note: mentions
  7. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Castanea+crenata&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  8. Forest Experimental Station, Korea. 1966. Illustrated woody plants of Korea.
  9. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 1998. World checklist and bibliography of Fagales
  10. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  11. Iwatsuki, K. et al. 1993-. Flora of Japan.
  12. Jaynes, R. A. & N. K. DePalma. 1984. Natural infection of nuts of Castanea dentata by Endothecia parasitica. Phytopathology 74:296-299.
  13. Lang, P. et al. 2007. Molecular evidence for an Asian origin and a unique westward migration of species in the genus Castanea via Europe to North America. Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 43:49-59.
  14. Lee, Y. N. 1997. Flora of Korea.
  15. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  16. Mun-Chan, B. et al. 1986. A checklist of the Korean cultivated plants. Kulturpflanze 34:88.
  17. Nishio, S. et al. 2011. Genetic diversity of Japanese chestnut cultivars assessed by SSR markers. Breed. Sci. 61:109-120.
  18. Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.).
  19. Pemberton, R. W. & N. S. Lee. 1996. Wild food plants in South Korea; market presence, new crops, and exports to the United States. Econ. Bot. 50:60.
  20. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  21. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  22. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  23. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1993. Flora europaea, ed. 2.
  24. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Castanea crenata Siebold & Zucc. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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
  • 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 Castanea crenata 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:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=9434. Accessed 15 September 2019.