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
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: 17 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

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 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)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of plum (based on probable affinities to Prunus domestica fide Mol Phylogenet Evol 76:43. 2014)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California, - Nevada

References:

  • 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.
  • Bortiri, E. et al. 2006. Phylogenetic analysis of morphology in Prunus reveals extensive homoplasy Pl. Syst. Evol. 259:53-71.
  • Bortiri, E. et al. 2006. Phylogenetic analysis of morphology in Prunus reveals extensive homoplasy Pl. Syst. Evol. 259:53-71.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. 1972- (Intermt F)
  • Foster, S. & C. Hobbs A field guide to Western medicinal plants and herbs. 2002 (W Med Pl Herbs)
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  • Ledbetter, C. A. 2008. Chapter 2. Apricots (Temp Fruit Cr Breed) 42.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Moerman, D. Native American ethnobotany, ed. 5. 1998 (Nat Amer Ethnobot)
  • Mowrey, B. D. & D. J. Werner 1990. Phylogenetic relationships among species of Prunus as inferred by isozyme markers Theor. Appl. Genet. 80:129-133.
  • Munz, P. A. A flora of southern California. 1974 (F SCalif)
  • Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck A California flora. 1959 (F CalifMunz)
  • Okie, W. R. 2001. Plum crazy: Rediscovering our lost Prunus resources (HortScience) 36:209-213.
  • Okie, W. R. 2001. Plum crazy: Rediscovering our lost Prunus resources (HortScience) 36:209-213.
  • Rieger, M. 2001. Salt stress resistance of peach and four North American Prunus species Acta Hort. 557:181-192.

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