Ginkgo biloba L.

Common name

English: Common ginkgo, Maidenhair tree

German: Fächerblattbaum, Ginkgo, Ginko, Silberpflaume

Mandarin: 银杏 (yin xing)

Portuguese: Gincgo, Ginkgo, Nogueira-do-Japão

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Ginkgophyta (1)

    Class: Ginkgoopsida (1)

      Order: Ginkgoales (1)

        Family: Ginkgoaceae (1)

          Genus: Ginkgo (1)

           Epithet: biloba L. (1)

biloba => divided into two lobes (of anther and leaves)

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: tree

External links

Check for Ginkgo biloba at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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