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Taxon: Sambucus javanica Reinw. ex Blume

Genus: Sambucus
Family: Adoxaceae. Also placed in: Caprifoliaceae Sambucaceae
Nomen number: 32990
Place of publication: Bijdr. 657. 1826
Name verified on: 19-May-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 19-May-2011
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Corvallis (COR).
Accessions: 3 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 elder   (Source: Herbs Commerce ed2 [as Sambucus chinensis]) – English
  • jie gu cao   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China - Anhui, Fujian, Gansu, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hainan, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Shaanxi, Sichuan, Xizang, Yunnan, Zhejiang
    Eastern Asia: Japan - Hokkaido [s.], Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku; Taiwan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: Bhutan; India - Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, West Bengal
    Indo-China: Cambodia; Laos; Myanmar; Thailand [s.]; Vietnam
    Malesia: Indonesia; Malaysia - Sabah; Philippines

References:

  • Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. 1963–1968. Flora of Java.
  • Bolli, R. 1994. Revision of the genus Sambucus. Diss. Bot. 223:158. [incl. S. chinensis Lindl. as syn.].
  • Fukuoka, N. 1967. Sambucus and Viburnum of Thailand. Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 22:165–166.
  • Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long. 1984–. Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim.
  • Guangdong Inst. Bot., ed. 1964–1977. Flora Hainanica. [incl. S. chinensis Lindl. as syn.].
  • Hara, H. 1983. A revision of Caprifoliaceae of Japan with reference to allied plants in other districts and the Adoxaceae. Ginkgoana 5:29. [distinguishes from S. chinensis Lindl.].
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Merrill, E. D. 1922–1926. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants.
  • Singh, N. P. et al., eds. 2000–. Flora of Manipur.
  • Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. 1948–. Flora malesiana. [incl. S. chinensis Lindl. as syn.].
  • Steward, A. N. 1958. Manual of vascular plants of the lower Yangtze valley.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
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Check other web resources for Sambucus javanica Reinw. ex Blume:

  • 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.

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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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
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URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?32990 (17 April 2014)

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