Taxon: Prunus emarginata (Douglas) Eaton

 
Genus: Prunus
Subgenus: Cerasus
Section: Cerasus
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Amygdaleae
Nomen number: 29893
Place of publication: Man. bot. ed. 7:463. 1836
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 18-Oct-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-Feb-2008
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Davis (DAV)
Accessions: 11 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • bitter cherry  (Source: Intermt F) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Harmful organism host: crop pests (of peach fide The Peach Botany 426. 2008)
  • Environmental: revegetator (for land reclamation fide L. Gilbert, pers. comm. 1998)
  • Gene sources: disease resistance for sweet cherry (probably through graft stock fide Acta Hort 190:146. 1990)
  • Gene sources: potential as graft stock for sweet cherry (based on close affinities with Prunus mahaleb a species used as graft stock fide Acta Hort 190:134. 1990)
  • Gene sources: secondary genetic relative of sweet cherry (based on crosses with Prunus avium fide Madrono 54:74. 2007)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia (s.)]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Idaho, Montana (n.w.), Oregon, Washington, Wyoming (w.?)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico (s.w.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah (Washington Co.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja California]


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. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  4. Dorn, R. D. Manual of the vascular plants of Wyoming. 1977 (F Wyom)
  5. Gilbert, L. 1998. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  6. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  7. Jacobson, A. L. & P. F. Zikal 2007. A new hybrid cherry, Prunus × pugetensis (P. avium × emarginata, Rosaceae), from the Pacific northwest Madroño 54:74-85.
  8. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles Arizona flora, ed. 2. (F Ariz)
  9. Little, E. L., Jr. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. 1979 (Trees US)
  10. Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins A flora of New Mexico. (F New Mex)
  11. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  12. Rehder, A. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. (Rehder)
  13. Ritchie, D. F. et al. 2008. Diseases caused by pordaryotes - Bacteria and phytoplasmas (Peach) 16:426.
  14. Rohrer, J. R. 2011. Prunus (Rosaceae) (F NAmer) 9: in press.
  15. Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. (F Utah ed2)

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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?29893. Accessed 24 April 2018.