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Taxon: Hoya carnosa (L. f.) R. Br.

Genus: Hoya
Family: Apocynaceae subfamily: Asclepiadoideae tribe: Marsdenieae. Also placed in: Asclepiadaceae
Nomen number: 103205
Place of publication: Asclepiadeae 16. 1810 (Mem. Wern. Nat. Hist. Soc. 1:27. 1811)
Name verified on: 06-Feb-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 06-Feb-2012
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:


Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China - Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Yunnan
    Eastern Asia: Japan - Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands; Taiwan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indo-China: Vietnam
    Malesia: Malaysia

      Naturalized:
  • PACIFIC
    Southwestern Pacific: Fiji

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Hoyan
  • Albers, F. & U. Meve, eds. 2002. Illustrated handbook of succulent plants: Asclepiadaceae. 149.
  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959–. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  • Eggli, U. 1994. Sukkulenten.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. 1993–. Flora of Japan.
  • Li, H. L. et al., eds. 1975–1979. Flora of Taiwan.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.).
  • Smith, A. C. 1979–1991. Flora vitiensis nova.
  • Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. 1943–1980. Flora of Panama. [cultivated].
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
  • Zhong Guo & Hua Jing. 1993. China floral encyclopaedia.
More:

Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Hoya carnosa (L. f.) R. Br.:

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database 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.

Images:

  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?103205 (23 October 2014)

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