Sorting Dendropanax names

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



Dendropanax arboreus (L.) Decne. & Planch.

SYNONYM(S) : Aralia arborea L., Gilibertia arborea (L.) Marchal

CHINESE :   美洲树参   Mei zhou shu shen.

ENGLISH :   Angelica tree, Potato-wood, Sweetwood, White gumbolimbo.

FRENCH :  Angélique épineuse, Aralie épineuse en arbre.

SPANISH :  Mano de danta, Mano de león, Mano de oso, Mano de sapo, Palo blanco,  Pingüico.


Dendropanax bilocularis C. N. Ho.

CHINESE :   双室树参  Shuang shi shu shen .

Dendropanax brevistylus Ling

CHINESE :   短柱树参  Duan zhu shu shen.

Dendropanax burmanicus Merr.

CHINESE :   缅甸树参   Mian dian shu shen.

Dendropanax caloneurus (Harms) Merr.

SYNONYM(S) :  Dendropanax ficifolius Tseng & Hoo, Gilibertia caloneura Harms

CHINESE :  榕叶树参  Rong ye shu shen.

Dendropanax confertus Li

CHINESE :   挤果树参  Ji guo shu shen.

Dendropanax cuneatus (A. DC.) Decne. & Planch.

SYNONYM(S) : Gilibertia cuneata (A. DC.) Marchal


Dendropanax dentiger (Harms) Merr.

Dendropanax chevalieri (Vig.) Merr., Dendropanax dentigerus (Harms ex Diels) Merr., Gilibertia dentigera Harms ex Diels

CHINESE :   树参  Shu shen,  台灣樹參   Tai wan shu shen  (Taiwan).

Dendropanax hainanensis  (Merr. & Chun) Chun

CHINESE :   海南树参  Hai nan shu shen.

Dendropanax hoi Shang

CHINESE :   大果树参   Da guo shu shen.

Dendropanax inflatus  Li

CHINESE :   胀果树参    Zhang guo shu shen.

Dendropanax kwangsiensis  Li

Dendropanax parvifloroides C. N. Ho.

CHINESE :   广西树参  Guang xi shu shen, 两广树参   Liang guang shu shen.

Dendropanax listeri King

Merrilliopanax chinensis Li , Merrilliopanax listeri (King) Li

CHINESE :  常春木  Chang chun mu.

Dendropanax macrocarpa  C. N. Ho

SYNONYM(S) :  Dendropanax macrocarpus C. N. Ho

CHINESE :   大果树参   Da guo shu shen.

Dendropanax morbifera H. Lév.

SYNONYM(S) :  Dendropanax morbifera  Lev. , Gilibertia morbifera (Lev.) Nakai, Textoria morbifera (Lév.) Nakai

ENGLISH : Korean dendropanax.

KOREAN :    황칠나무  Hwang chil na mu.


Dendropanax oligodontus  Merr. & Chun

SYNONYM(S) :   Dendropanax oligodentus  Merr. & Chun

CHINESE :   保亭树参  Bao ting shu shen.

Dendropanax pellucidopunctata (Hayata) Merr.

SYNONYM(S) :   Gilibertia pellucidopunctata Hayata

CHINESE :   台灣樹參  Tai wan shu shen  (Taiwan).

Dendropanax productus  Li

CHINESE :   长萼树参  Chang e shu shen.

Dendropanax proteus  (Champ.) Benth.

SYNONYM(S) :   Dendropanax acuminatissimus Merr.,  Dendropanax angustilobus (Hu) Merr., Dendropanax gracilis Tseng & Hoo,  Dendropanax parviflorus (Champ.) Benth., Hedera protea Champ. ex Benth.,

CHINESE :   变叶树参  Bian ye shu shen,  细梗树参  Xi geng shu shen (as D. gracilis).

Dendropanax stellatus  Li

CHINESE :   星柱树参  Xing zhu shu shen.

Dendropanax trifidus (Thunb.) Makino ex H. Hara

SYNONYM(S) : Acer trifidum Thunb. , Dendropanax japonicus (Jungh.) Seem., Dendropanax trifidus (Thunb. ex Murray) Makino, Hedera japonica Jungh, Aralia mitsde Sieb. ex de Vriese, Textoria japonica Miq., Gilibertia japonica (Jungh.) Harms, Gilibertia trifida (Thunb.) , Textoria trifida (Thunb.) Nakai ex Honda

CHINESE :   三菱果樹參  San ling guo shu shen (Taiwan).

JAPANESE :    カクレミノ  Kakure mino.

KOREAN :  황칠나무   Hwang chil na mu.


Dendropanax yunnanensis  Tseng & Hoo

CHINESE :   云南树参  Yun nan shu shen.

 A synonym of  Dendropanax burmaricus Merr. ?


Porcher Michel H. et al. 1995 - 2020, Sorting Dendropanax Names. Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database - A Work in Progress. Institute for Land & Food Resources. The University of Melbourne. < > (2004).


General Bibliography


Complementary / Specific


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

Flora of Japan, 2004, < >.

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. < >.

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: (21 August 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.

Xiang Chi-bai, Shang Chih-bei & Porter P. Lowry, 2006, ARALIACEAE [Draft]. < >.

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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