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Taxon: Lithocarpus glaber (Thunb.) Nakai

Genus: Lithocarpus
Family: Fagaceae subfamily: Castaneoideae.
Nomen number: 22407
Place of publication: Cat. Sem. Tokyo 8. 1916
Name verified on: 22-Mar-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 22-Mar-1996
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • Japanese-oak   (Source: Websters Dict ) – English
  • ke   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • shiribukagashi   (Source: F JapanOhwi ) – Japanese Rōmaji

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China - Anhui, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Zhejiang
    Eastern Asia: Japan - Honshu, Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands, Shikoku; Taiwan

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 1998. World checklist and bibliography of Fagales.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976).
  • Li, H. L. et al., eds. 1975–1979. Flora of Taiwan. [= Pasania glabra (Thunb.) Oerst.].
  • Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). [= Pasania glabra (Thunb.) Oerst.].
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
  • Webster's third new international dictionary.
More:

Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Lithocarpus glaber (Thunb.) Nakai:

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

Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google 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?22407 (25 October 2014)

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