Taxon: Rubus alumnus L. H. Bailey

Genus: Rubus
  Subgenus: Rubus
    Section: Allegheniensis
Family: Rosaceae
  Subfamily: Rosoideae
      Tribe: Rubeae
Nomen number: 311827
Place of publication: Gentes Herbarum 1:191. 1923
Name Verified on: 06-Oct-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 30-Jul-2014
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Corvallis (COR)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • Kittatinny blackberry  (Source: Castanea) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: (fide Econ Pl Aust, as Rubus bellobatus)

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, - Iowa, - Kansas, - Minnesota, - Missouri, - Wisconsin
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, - Indiana, - Massachusetts, - Michigan, - New Jersey, - New York, - Ohio, - Pennsylvania, - Rhode Island, - West Virginia
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Kentucky, - Virginia


  • Davis, H. A. et al. 1969. Contributions toward the revision of the Eubati of eastern North America. IV (Castanea) 34:176.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Wetter, M. A. et al. WISFLORA: Wisconsin vascular plant species (on-line resource). (F Wisconsin)
  • Widrlechner, M. P. 1998. The genus Rubus L. in Iowa (Castanea) 63:451.


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