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Taxon: Ulmus pumila L.

Genus: Ulmus subgenus: Ulmus section: Ulmus
Family: Ulmaceae.
Nomen number: 40851
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:226. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Comment: page number verified from original publication
Name verified on: 03-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).
Accessions: 5 in National Plant Germplasm System.


SPECIES RESTRICTED AS A STATE NOXIOUS WEED
A declared aquatic or terrestrial noxious weed and/or noxious-weed seed in these U.S. states (see state noxious weed lists), with links to state information or web documents:
NM*.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • dwarf elm   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • littleleaf elm   (Source: Wiegrefe, p.c.) – English
  • Siberian elm   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English
  • yu shu   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • sibirische Ulme   (Source: Zander ed16 ) – German
  • olmo siberiano   (Source: Mult Glossary Trees ) – Italian
  • no-nire   (Source: F Korea ) – Japanese Rōmaji
  • bisulnamu   (Source: F Korea ) – Transcribed Korean
  • turkestansk alm   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental   (fide F ChinaEng)
  • Environmental: revegetator   (for land reclamation fide L. Gilbert, pers. comm. 1998)
  • Gene sources: disease resistance for elms   (to Dutch Elm Disease fide New Trees 881. 2009)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant   (fide Rep NCEPPC; Invasive Pl Spec)

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Siberia: Russian Federation - Eastern Siberia
    Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan
    Mongolia: Mongolia
    Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Amur, Primorye
    China: China - Gansu, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Henan, Jilin, Liaoning, Nei Monggol, Ningxia, Qinghai [e.], Shaanxi, Shandong, Shanxi, Sichuan, Xinjiang, Xizang
    Eastern Asia: Korea

      Naturalized:
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Canada [s.e.]
    United States

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • Campbell, F. T., ed. 1995. Report of National Coalition of Exotic Plant Pest Councils. (unpublished draft)
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959–. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2000. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Gilbert, L. 1998. pers. comm. [re. use for land reclamation].
  • Grimshaw, J. & R. Bayton. 2009. New trees: recent introductions to cultivation. 881.
  • International Seed Testing Association. 1971. A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 2. Trees.
  • Jiangsu Inst. Bot., ed. v. 1; Shan. R. H., ed. v. 2. 1977–1982. Jiangsu Zhiwuzhi (Flora of Jiangsu).
  • Kitagawa, M. 1979. Neo-lineamenta florae Manshuricae.
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934–1964. Flora SSSR.
  • Lee, Y. N. 1997. Flora of Korea.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963–. Flora iranica.
  • Steward, A. N. 1958. Manual of vascular plants of the lower Yangtze valley.
  • Todzia, C. A. & J. L. Panero. 1998. A new species of Ulmus (Ulmaceae) from southern Mexico and a synopsis of the species in Mexico. Brittonia 50:346.
  • Walker, E. 1976. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands.
  • Weber, E. 2003. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds.
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. 1987. A Utah flora. Great Basin Naturalist Mem. 9. [introd.].
  • Wiegrefe, S. 1998. pers. comm. [re. common names].
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
More:

Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Ulmus pumila L.:

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP: North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program
  • 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
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Ulmus pumila cultivars
  • 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:

  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
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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URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?40851 (30 September 2014)

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