Sorting Acanthopanax names

Species on this page (
A = names approved by most authorities, s = approved as synonyms) :


Acanthopanax asperatus Franch. & Sav.

JAPANESE :   王刺五加 .

KOREAN :  왕가시오가피  Wang ga si o ga pi.

This is a synonym of  Eleutherococcus senticosus (Rupr. & Maxim.) Maxim.  (ref. KPNI).

Acanthopanax koreanum Nakai

JAPANESE :  島五加.

KOREAN :    Seom o gal pi.

This is a synonym of  Eleutherococcus gracilistylus (W. W. Sm.) S. Y. Hu  (ref. KPNI).

Acanthopanax seoulensis Nakai

JAPANESE :  ソウル五加.

KOREAN :    Seo eul o gal pi (Seoul ogalpi).

This is a synonym of  Eleutherococcus seoulensis (Nakai) S.Y. Hu  (ref. KPNI).

Acanthopanax senticosus (Rupr. & Maxim.) Harms var. koreanus T. Lee

KOREAN :    Wang ga si o gal pi.

This is a synonym of  Eleutherococcus senticosus (Rupr. & Maxim.) Maxim.  (ref. KPNI).


Porcher Michel H. et al. 1995 - 2020, Sorting Acanthopanax Names. Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database - A Work in Progress. Faculty of  Land & Food Resources. The University of Melbourne. < > (2006).

General Bibliography
Complementary / Specific


EURODICAUTOM, On-line Technical Dictionary in 12 languages provided by the European Commission < >.

Hanelt Peter et al. , 2001, Mansfeld's Encyclopedia of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops, Vol. xx. Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (Editors), First English Edition, Springer.

IPK Gatersleben, 2002, Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops. < >.

IPNI, 2003, International Plant Name Index. Online Database. < >., 2002, Acanthopanax. < >.

Mabberley D.J. 1997, The Plant-Book : a Portable Dictionary of the Vascular Plants, 2d Edition, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, U.K.

Smitinand Tem, 2001, Thai Plant Names - Revised Edition by The Forest Herbarium - Royal Forest Department. Bangkok. Thailand.

USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN). [Online Database] National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. Available: (02 July 2004).

Wang Zongxun et al. 1996, A New Latin, Chinese, English Botanical Nomenclature. Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Botany. Aviation Industry Publisher, Beijing.

Wiersema J. H. & León B. 1999, World Economic Plants : a Standard Reference. CRC Press LLC.

Xie Zongwa & Yu Youqin (Editors), 1996, Materia Medica, Chinese Terminology, Vol. 1, Renminweisheng Publishing House Beijing, China. (Latin with authority names and Chinese-simplified, text in Chinese).


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