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Taxon: Prunus emarginata (Douglas) Eaton

 
Genus: Prunus
Subgenus: Cerasus
Section: Cerasus
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Amygdaleae
Nomen number: 29893
Place of publication: Man. bot. ed. 7:463. 1836
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 18-Oct-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • bitter cherry  (Source: Intermt F) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: revegetator (for land reclamation)
  • Harmful organism host: crop pests (of peach fide The Peach Botany 426. 2008)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia (s.)]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Idaho, Montana (n.w.), Oregon, Washington, Wyoming (w.?)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico (s.w.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah (Washington Co.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja]


References:

  1. Cronquist, A. et al. 1972-. Intermountain flora.
  2. Dorn, R. D. 1977. Manual of the vascular plants of Wyoming
  3. Gilbert, L. 1998. pers. comm. Note: re. common names
  4. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California
  5. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles. 1969. Arizona flora, ed. 2.
  6. Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins. 1980. A flora of New Mexico.
  7. Ritchie, D. F. et al. 2008. Diseases caused by pordaryotes - Bacteria and phytoplasmas. The peach: botany, production and uses 16:426. Note: "a reservoir of phytoplasm"
  8. Rohrer, J. R. 2011. Prunus (Rosaceae). Flora of North America. 9: in press. Note: this study comments on spontaneous hybridization between this wild species and cultivated P. avium
  9. Welsh, S. L. et al. 1993. A Utah flora.

Check other web resources for Prunus emarginata (Douglas) Eaton :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2021. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: http://www.narc.gov.jo/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=29893. Accessed 16 May 2021.