Taxon: Vitis cinerea (Engelm.) Millardet var. floridana Munson

Genus: Vitis
  Subgenus: Vitis
Family: Vitaceae
  Subfamily: Vitoideae
Nomen number: 313284
Place of publication: Rev. Vitic. 6:424. 1896 (Bull. Div. Pomol. U.S.D.A. 3:14. 1890, nom. nudum)
Comment: valid publication verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 14-Jan-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Oct-2015
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Geneva (GEN)
Accessions: 8 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: disease resistance for wine grape (fide Mansf Ency, as Vitis simpsonii)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of wine grape (based on phylogenetic affinities to Vitis vinifera fide Acta Hort 799:49. 2008)

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, - Florida, - Georgia, - Mississippi, - North Carolina, - South Carolina, - Virginia


  • Aradhya, M. et al. 2008. Genetic structure, differentiation, and phylogeny of the genus Vitis: implications for genetic conservation Acta Hort. 799:43-49.
  • Comeaux, B. L. & P. R. Fantz 1987. Nomenclatural clarification of Vitis simpsonii Munson (Vitaceae) (Sida) 12:285.
  • Comeaux, B. L. et al. 1987. Taxonomic studies of the native grapes of North Carolina (Castanea) 52:212.
  • Moore, M. O. 1991. Classification and systematics of eastern North American Vitis L. (Vitaceae) north of Mexico (Sida) 14:351.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Wunderlin, R. & B. Hansen Atlas of Florida vascular plants (on-line resource). (Atlas Florida)
  • Zecca, G. et al. 2012. The timing and the mode of evolution of wild grapes (Vitis) Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 62:736-747.
  • Zecca, G. et al. 2012. The timing and the mode of evolution of wild grapes (Vitis) Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 62:736-747.


Check other web resources for Vitis cinerea (Engelm.) Millardet var. floridana Munson :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.