Taxon: Corylus americana Marshall

 
Genus: Corylus
    Section: Corylus
      Subsection: Corylus
Family: Betulaceae
  Subfamily: Coryloideae
Nomen number: 104856
Place of publication: Arbust. amer. 37. 1785
Comment: most authors cite C. americana Walter (1788), a later homonym
Name Verified on: 10-Aug-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Jun-2010
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Corvallis (COR)
Accessions: 45 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Hortus 3)
  • Gene sources: cold tolerance for European filbert (fide Genet Res Crop Evol 2011)
  • Gene sources: secondary genetic relative of European filbert (fide Genet Res Crop Evol 2011)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of Turkish filbert (based on compatibility with Corylus colurna fide J Amer Soc Hort Sci 125:493. 2000)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada - Ontario
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, - Iowa, - Kansas, - Minnesota, - Missouri, - Nebraska, - North Dakota, - Oklahoma, - South Dakota, - Wisconsin
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, - Indiana, - Maine, - Massachusetts, - Michigan, - New Hampshire, - New Jersey, - New York, - Ohio, - Pennsylvania, - Rhode Island, - Vermont, - West Virginia
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, - Arkansas, - Delaware, - District of Columbia, - Georgia, - Kentucky, - Louisiana, - Maryland, - Mississippi, - North Carolina, - South Carolina, - Tennessee, - Virginia
    • Western Canada: Canada - Manitoba, - Saskatchewan

  • Cultivated:

  • Northern America

    • : Canada; United States

References:

  • Braun, L. et al. 2011. Nitrogen fertilization for young established hybrid hazelnuts in the upper midwest of the United States of America Canad. J. Pl. Sci. 91:907-918.
  • Erdogan, V. & S. A. Mehlenbacher 2000. Interspecific hybridization in hazelnut (Corylus) J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 125:489-497.
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Foster, S. & J. A. Duke A field guide to medicinal plants: Eastern/Central North America, 2nd ed. 2000 (EastC Med Pl)
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. 1963 (Glea Cron)
  • Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin World checklist and bibliography of Fagales. 1998 (L Fagales)
  • Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  • IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. 1986 (F GPlains)
  • Moerman, D. Native American ethnobotany, ed. 5. 1998 (Nat Amer Ethnobot)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. 1964 (F Carolin)
  • Rehder, A. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. 1949 (Rehder)
  • Sathuvalli, V. R. & S. A. Mehlenbacher 2012. Characterization of American hazelnut (Corylus americana) accessions and Corylus americana × Corylus avellana hybrids using microsatellite markers Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 59:1055-1075.
  • Sathuvalli, V. R. & S. A. Mehlenbacher 2012. Characterization of American hazelnut (Corylus americana) accessions and Corylus americana × Corylus avellana hybrids using microsatellite markers Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 59:1055-1075.
  • Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. 1978-1979 (F Canada)
  • Seymour, F. The flora of New England. 1969 (F NEng)
  • Steyermark, J. A. Flora of Missouri. 1977 (F Missouri)
  • Wetter, M. A. et al. WISFLORA: Wisconsin vascular plant species (on-line resource). (F Wisconsin)

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image