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List of names matching "Gleditsia japonica"
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accepted Gleditsia japonica Miq.

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Gleditsia japonica

Accepted name

Gleditsia japonica Miq.1, 2, 3


Fagara horrida Thunb.2, 3
Gleditsia horrida (Thunb.) Makino2, 3
Gleditsia koraiensis T. Mori3
Gleditsia melanacantha T. Tang & Wang3


Tribe: Caesalpinieae;  Genus: Gleditsia


Perennial non-climbing tree;  not threatened


Chemical products4; Domestic5; Domestic6; Domestic7; Domestic8; Forage4; Medicine4; Medicine7; Wood4; Wood6

Geographical records

Asia1, 2, 3, 4, 9, 10:   China(N)3, Japan(N)1, 2, Korea(N)4, 9

China:   Anhui10, Guizhou10, Hebei10, Henan10, Hunan10, Jiangsu10, Jiangxi10, Liaoning10, Shandong10, Yunnan10, Zhejiang10

North America1:   United States(I)1

United States:   California1

(N = native, I = introduced, U = uncertain status)

Literature citations

Description1, 2, 3, 4, 10;  Illustration3, 4, 9, 10


2004-01 (Fl. Sinicae) Novoselova MS extract;     Coordinator: 1993 Zarucchi JL


1:Isely, D. (1975) Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25 (2): 1-228 Legum. of the U.S.: II.
2:Ohwi, J. (1965) Flora of Japan. Washington: Smithsonian Institution
3:Li, L.C. (1988) Gleditsia. In: Fl. Reip. Pop. Sinicae, 39 (Leguminosae 1)
4:Chen, T.C. (1988) Flora Reipubl. Popular Sin. Vol. 39. Science Press. Beijing
5:Bean, W.J. (1970) Trees and Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles, Ed 8 Vols 1-4
6:Hotta, M et al (1989) Sekai Yuhyou-shokubutu (Useful Pls. of World) Heibonsha. Tokyo
7:Mitsuhashi, H (1988) Illustrated Medicinal Plants of the World. Hokuryukan. Tokyo.
8:Uphof, J.C. Th. (1968) Dictionary of economic Plants. 2nd ed. Verlag von Cramer, Lehre
9:Ohashi, H. (1989) In: Satake. Wild Flws of Japan, Woody Pls. 1: 229-256. Legumin.
10:Wu, T.L. (1988) Mimososoideae. In: Fl. Reip. Pop. Sinicae, 39 (Leguminosae 1)

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TROPICOS nomenclatural database at Missouri Botanical Garden (W3TROPICOS)


database of root-nodule bacteria at RIKEN, Japan

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