Taxon: Prunus andersonii A. Gray

 
Genus: Prunus
Subgenus: Prunus
Section: Penarmeniaca
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Amygdaleae
Nomen number: 29835
Place of publication: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 7:337. 1868
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 18-Oct-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 18-Oct-2004
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Davis (DAV)
Accessions: 8 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • desert peach  (Source: Intermt F) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of apricot (based on its affinities to Eurasian plums and apricots fide Pl Syst Evol 259:62. 2006)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of European plum (based on probable affinities to Prunus domestica fide Mol Phylogenet Evol 76:43. 2014)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of Japanese plum (based on its affinities to Eurasian plums and apricots fide Pl Syst Evol 259:62. 2006)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of myrobalan plum (based on its affinities to Eurasian plums and apricots fide Pl Syst Evol 259:62. 2006)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California, Nevada]


References:

  1. Bortiri, E. et al. 2001. Phylogeny and systematics of Prunus (Rosaceae) as determined by sequence analysis of ITS and the chloroplast trnL-trnF spacer DNA Syst. Bot. 26:797-807.
  2. Bortiri, E. et al. 2006. Phylogenetic analysis of morphology in Prunus reveals extensive homoplasy Pl. Syst. Evol. 259:53-71.
  3. Chin, S.-W. et al. 2014. Diversification of almonds, peaches, plums and cherries - Molecular systematics and biogeographic history of Prunus (Rosaceae) Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 76:34-48.
  4. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  5. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  6. Ledbetter, C. A. 2008. Chapter 2. Apricots (Temp Fruit Cr Breed) 42.
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  8. Mowrey, B. D. & D. J. Werner 1990. Phylogenetic relationships among species of Prunus as inferred by isozyme markers Theor. Appl. Genet. 80:129-133.
  9. Munz, P. A. A flora of southern California. (F SCalif)
  10. Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck A California flora. (F CalifMunz)
  11. Okie, W. R. 2001. Plum crazy: Rediscovering our lost Prunus resources (HortScience) 36:209-213.
  12. Rieger, M. 2001. Salt stress resistance of peach and four North American Prunus species Acta Hort. 557:181-192.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?29835. Accessed 23 May 2018.