Taxon: Prunus cocomilia Ten.

 
Genus: Prunus
  Subgenus: Prunus
    Section: Prunus
Family: Rosaceae
  Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
      Tribe: Amygdaleae
Nomen number: 29876
Place of publication: Fl. napol. 1:lxviii. 1811-1815
Name Verified on: 01-Apr-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 01-Apr-2011
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Davis (DAV)
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit (fide Mansf Ency)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of apricot (based on affinities to Prunus armeniaca fide Tree Genet Genomes 6:43. 2010)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of Japanese plum (based on affinities to Prunus salicina fide Tree Genet Genomes 6:43. 2010)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of myrobalan plum (based on affinities to Prunus cerasifera fide Tree Genet Genomes 6:43. 2010)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of plum (based on affinities to Prunus domestica fide Tree Genet Genomes 6:43. 2010)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Western Asia: Ancient Palestine; Lebanon; Turkey
  • Europe

    • Southeastern Europe: Albania; Croatia; Greece; Italy; Macedonia; Montenegro

References:

  • Dönmez, A. A. et al. 2000. Taxonomy of the genus Prunus L. (Rosaceae) in Turkey Turk. J. Bot. 24:187-202.
  • Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. 1965-1988 (F Turk)
  • Depypere, L. et al. 2009. A combined morphometric and AFLP based diversity study challenges the taxonomy of the European members of the complex Prunus L. section Prunus Pl. Syst. Evol. 279:219-231.
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency) 1:518.
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Pignatti, S. Flora d'Italia. 1982 (F Ital)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Reales, A. et al. 2010. Phylogenetics of Eurasian plums, Prunus L. section Prunus (Rosaceae), according to coding and non-coding chloroplast DNA sequences Tree Genet. Genomes 6:37-45.
  • Reales, A. et al. 2010. Phylogenetics of Eurasian plums, Prunus L. section Prunus (Rosaceae), according to coding and non-coding chloroplast DNA sequences Tree Genet. Genomes 6:37-45.
  • Rehder, A. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. 1949 (Rehder)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)

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