Taxon: Malus prattii (Hemsl.) C. K. Schneid.

 
Genus: Malus
    Section: Sorbomalus
Family: Rosaceae
  Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
      Tribe: Maleae
        Subtribe: Malinae
Nomen number: 23258
Place of publication: Ill. Handb. Laubholzk. 1:719. 1906
Comment: valid publication verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 29-Jun-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Jun-2011
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Geneva (GEN)
Accessions: 99 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • pommier de Pratt  (Source: Zander ed17) - French
  • xi shu hai tang  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: secondary genetic relative of apple (based on its position within the "core" group of Malus fide Pl Syst Evol 226:46, 47. 2001)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China - Guangdong, - Guizhou, - Sichuan, - Yunnan

References:

  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Jefferson, R. M. 1970. History, progeny, and locations of crabapples of documented authentic origin Natl. Arbor. Contr. 2:18.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Likhonos, F. D. 1974. A survey of the species in the genus Malus Mill. Trudy Prikl. Bot. 52(3):26.
  • Robinson, J. P. et al. 2001. Taxonomy of the genus Malus Mill. (Rosaceae) with emphasis on the cultivated apple, Malus domestica Borkh. Pl. Syst. Evol. 226:35-58.
  • Robinson, J. P. et al. 2001. Taxonomy of the genus Malus Mill. (Rosaceae) with emphasis on the cultivated apple, Malus domestica Borkh. Pl. Syst. Evol. 226:35-58.
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. 1986- (Eur Gard F)
  • Way, R. D. et al. 1991. Apple (Malus) Acta Hort. 290:3-46.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)
  • Zhou, Z.-Q. 1999. The apple genetic resources in China: the wild species and their distributions, informative characterists and utilisation Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 46:600.

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