Empetrum nigrum subsp. asiaticum

Empetrum nigrum subsp. asiaticum, the Korean crowberry,[2] is a subspecies of the flowering plant species Empetrum nigrum in the heather family, Ericaceae.[3] The plant is called siromi (시로미) in Korean and gankōran (岩高蘭) in Japanese.

Empetrum nigrum subsp. asiaticum
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Ericales
Family: Ericaceae
Genus: Empetrum
Species:
Subspecies:
E. n. subsp. asiaticum
Trinomial name
Empetrum nigrum subsp. asiaticum
(Nakai ex H.Ito) Kuvaev
Synonyms[1]
  • Empetrum asiaticum (Nakai ex H.Ito) Nakai ex V.Vassil.
  • Empetrum kurilense V.N.Vassil.
  • Empetrum nigrum f. albicarphum Honda
  • Empetrum nigrum var. album J.Y.Ma & Yue Zhang
  • Empetrum nigrum var. asiaticum Nakai ex H.Ito
  • Empetrum nigrum var. asiaticum Nakai
  • Empetrum nigrum var. japonicum Siebold & Zucc. ex K.Koch
  • Empetrum nigrum f. japonicum R.D.Good
  • Empetrum nigrum subsp. japonicum Hultén
  • Empetrum sibiricum var. japonicum (Siebold & Zucc. ex K.Koch) Tzvelev

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Empetrum nigrum subsp. asiaticum (Nakai ex H.Ito) Kuvaev". World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Retrieved 7 June 2017 – via The Plant List.
  2. ^ English Names for Korean Native Plants (PDF). Pocheon: Korea National Arboretum. 2015. p. 456. ISBN 978-89-97450-98-5. Archived from the original (PDF) on 25 May 2017. Retrieved 7 June 2017 – via Korea Forest Service.
  3. ^ "Empetrum nigrum subsp. asiaticum". International Plant Names Index (IPNI). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Retrieved 7 June 2017.