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Taxon: Amelanchier spicata (Lam.) K. Koch

 
Genus: Amelanchier
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Maleae
Subtribe: Malinae
Nomen number: 2880
Place of publication: Dendrologie 1:182. 1869
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/18149814
Name Verified on: 25-Mar-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 11 (10 active, 6 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

  • garden shadblow  (Source: Zander Ency) - English
  • low juneberry  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • low serviceberry  (Source: F WVa) - English
  • running serviceberry  (Source: Zander Ency) - English
  • thicket shadbush  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • amélanchier  (Source: Zander Ency) - French
  • amélanchier en épis  (Source: F NAmer) - French
  • ährige Felsenbirne  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • ausläufertreibende Felsenbirne  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • Besen-Felsenbirne  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • häggmispel  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Québec]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  3. Cinq-Mars, L. 1971. Le genre Amelanchier au Québec. Naturaliste Canad. 98:337.
  4. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  6. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America. in press. URL: http://sbe.umaine.edu/amelanchier/?page_id=173 target='_blank'
  7. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2
  8. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. Note: sensu auct. p.p., non (Lam.) K. Koch = Amelanchier stolonifera Wieg.
  9. Landry, P. 1975. Le concept d'espèce et la taxinomie du genre Amelanchier (Rosacées). Bull. Soc. Bot. France 122:248. Note: = Amelanchier canadensis subsp. spicata
  10. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  11. Phipps, J. B. et al. 1990. A checklist of the subfamily Maloideae (Rosaceae). Canad. J. Bot. 68:2232.
  12. Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  13. Strausbaugh, T. D. & E. L. Core. 1978. Flora of West Virginia, ed. 2.
  14. Voss, E. 1972-. Michigan flora.

Check other web resources for Amelanchier spicata (Lam.) K. Koch :

  • 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
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Amelanchier spicata cultivars
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?2880. Accessed 20 November 2019.