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Taxon: Aconitum carmichaelii Debeaux

Genus: Aconitum
Family: Ranunculaceae subfamily: Ranunculoideae tribe: Delphinieae
Nomen number: 400011
Place of publication: Actes Soc. Linn. Bordeaux 33:87. 1879
Name verified on: 08-Aug-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 26-Feb-1999
No species priority site assigned.


See also subordinate taxa:

Common names:

  • Japanese aconite   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – English
  • Sichuan aconite   (Source: Herbs Commerce ed2 ) – English
  • chuan wu   (Source: Herbs Commerce ed2 ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • fu zi   (Source: W.T. Wang, p.c. 1996) – Transcribed Chinese
  • wu tou   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese   [Aconitum carmichaelii var. carmichaelii]
  • zhan mao wu tou   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese   [Aconitum carmichaelii var. truppelianum]
  • oktoberstormhatt   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

    China: China - Anhui, Guangdong [n.], Guangxi [n.], Guizhou, Henan [s.], Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Liaoning [s.], Shaanxi [s.], Shandong [e.], Sichuan, Yunnan [e.], Zhejiang

    China: China
    Eastern Asia: Korea




Check other web resources for Aconitum carmichaelii Debeaux:

  • 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:

  • 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.

Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

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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: (27 November 2015)

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