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Taxon: Rosa wichuraiana Crép.

Synonym of Rosa lucieae Franch. & Rochebr. ex Crép.

Genus: Rosa
Family: Rosaceae
Nomen number: 32196
Place of publication: Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belgique 25(2):189. 1886 (Crépin ex Déséglise, Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belgique 15:204. 1876, nom. inval.)
  • Déséglise (1876) only lists R. wichurae K. Koch as a synonym
  • Crépin provided no eponym, but mentioned Koch's taxon (F. Arnklit, pers. comm.), suggesting but not establishing that he was honoring M. E. Wichura
Name verified on: 31-Jan-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 31-Jan-2006
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME. (previously associated with 4 accessions)


  • Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959–. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. [accepts; "wichuraiana"].
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. [accepts; "wichuraiana"].
  • Forest Experimental Station, Korea. 1966. Illustrated woody plants of Korea. [accepts; "wichuraiana"].
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. [accepts; "wichuraiana"].
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. [accepts; "wichuraiana"].
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. 1993–. Flora of Japan. ["wichuraiana"].
  • Kalkman, C. 1973. The genus Rosa in Malesia. Blumea 21:284. ["wichuraiana"].
  • Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). [accepts; "wichuraiana"].
  • Lee, Y. N. 1997. Flora of Korea. ["wichuraiana"].
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. [accepts; "wichuraiana"].
  • Missouri Botanical Garden. W³Tropicos (on-line resource). ["wichurana"].
  • Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). [accepts; "wichuraiana"].
  • Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. [accepts; "wichuraiana"].
  • Saakov, S. G. & D. Rieksta. 1973. Rozy. 127. [accepts; "wichuraiana"].
  • Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. 1948–. Flora malesiana. ["wichuraiana"].
  • Walker, E. 1976. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. [accepts; lists as R. "wichuraiana" Crép. ex Déségl.].
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986–. European garden flora. [accepts; "wichuraiana"].
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition). ["wichurana"].

Check other web resources for Rosa wichuraiana Crép.:

  • 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.

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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
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