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Taxon: Betula platyphylla Sukaczev

Synonym of Betula pendula Roth subsp. mandshurica (Regel) Ashburner & McAll.

Genus: Betula subgenus: Betula section: Betula
Family: Betulaceae
Nomen number: 7130
Place of publication: Trudy Bot. Muz. Imp. Akad. Nauk 8:220, t. 3. 1911
Name verified on: 15-Sep-2015 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 15-Sep-2015
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME. (previously associated with 45 accessions)

Economic importance:


  • 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). [accepts].
  • Ashburner, K. & H. A. McAllister. 2013. The genus Betula, a taxonomic revision of birches. 292.
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959–. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. [accepts].
  • Dirr, M. A. 1998. Manual of woody landscape plants: their identification, ornamental characteristics, culture, propagation and uses, ed. 5. [accepts].
  • Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. [accepts].
  • Forest Experimental Station, Korea. 1966. Illustrated woody plants of Korea. [accepts].
  • Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 1998. World checklist and bibliography of Fagales. [accepts].
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. [accepts].
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. 1993–. Flora of Japan. [accepts].
  • Kitagawa, M. 1979. Neo-lineamenta florae Manshuricae. [accepts].
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934–1964. Flora SSSR. [accepts].
  • Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). [accepts].
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. [accepts].
  • Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). [accepts].
  • Rehder, A. 1949. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. [accepts].
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986–. European garden flora. [accepts].
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition). [accepts].

Check other web resources for Betula platyphylla Sukaczev:

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • 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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