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Taxon: Styphnolobium japonicum (L.) Schott

Genus: Styphnolobium
Family: Fabaceae (alt. Leguminosae) subfamily: Faboideae tribe: Sophoreae. Also placed in: Papilionaceae
Nomen number: 314715
Place of publication: Wiener Z. Kunst 1830(3):844. 1830
Name verified on: 23-Mar-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 23-Feb-2006
No species priority site assigned.
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Common names:

  • Chinese scholartree   (Source: Dict Gard [as Sophora japonica]) – English
  • Japanese pagoda-tree   (Source: Dict Gard [as Sophora japonica]) – English
  • pagoda-tree   (Source: Websters Dict [as Sophora japonica]) – English
  • huai   (Source: F ChinaEng [as Sophora japonica]) – Transcribed Chinese
  • enju   (Source: F Okin [as Sophora japonica]) – Japanese Rōmaji
  • hoehwanamu   (Source: F korea [as Sophora japonica]) – Transcribed Korean
  • pagodträd   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China - Anhui, Fujian, Guangdong, Guizhou, Hebei, Henan, Hubei, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Shaanxi, Shandong, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959–. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. [= Sophora japonica L.].
  • Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. [= Sophora japonica L.].
  • Leung, A. Y. & S. Foster. 1996. Encyclopedia of common natural ingredients used in food, drugs, and cosmetics, ed. 2.
  • Nicolson, D. H. 1982. Schott's new taxa published in the Wiener Zeitschrift für Kunst etc. (1829-1830). Taxon 31:551.
  • Padua, L. S. de et al., eds. 1999. Medicinal and poisonous plants 1. 12(1):472 In: Faridah Hanum, I. & L. J. G. van der Maesen, eds., Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA). 12(1):472.
  • Santamour, F. S., Jr. & L. G. H. Riedel. 1997. A new name for Sophora Japonica . J. Arboric. 23:166–167.
  • Sousa S., M. & V. E. Rudd. 1993. Revision del genero Styphnolobium (Leguminosae: Papilionoideae: Sophoreae). Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 80:273.
  • Tsoong, P.-C. & C.-Y. Ma. 1981. A study of the genus Sophora Linn. (Cont.). Acta Phytotax. Sin. 19:162. [= Sophora japonica L.].
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition). [= Sophora japonica L.].
  • Yakovlev, G. P. 1975. Rody triby Sophoreae (Bronn) DC. (sem. Fabaceae) flory SSR (Tribus Sophoreae (Bronn) DC. (Fabaceae) genera florae URSS). Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 12:228.
  • Webster's third new international dictionary. [= Sophora japonica L.].
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Styphnolobium japonicum (L.) Schott:

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database and Information Service
  • 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 or nodulation data:

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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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?314715 (25 October 2014)

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