Taxon: Ribes americanum Mill.

 
Genus: Ribes
Subgenus: Ribes
Section: Botrycarpum
Family: Grossulariaceae
Nomen number: 31774
Place of publication: Gard. dict. ed. 8: Ribes no. 4. 1768
Link to protologue:
Comment: valid publication verified from original literature
Typification:
Name Verified on: 09-Jun-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Jun-2012
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Corvallis (COR)
Accessions: 10 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental ()
  • Gene sources: disease resistance for black currant (to antracnose fide Biologija 3:65. 2005)
  • Gene sources: research in plant biology ("model species used in the Floral Genome project" fide Temp Fr Crop Breed 193. 2008)
  • Gene sources: secondary genetic relative of black currant (based on partially fertile hybrids with Ribes nigrum fide Biologija 3:67. 2005)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado (e.), Montana, Wyoming (e.)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Delaware, Maryland, Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  3. Brennan, R. M. 2008. Chapter 6. Currants and gooseberries (Temp Fruit Cr Breed) 177-196.
  4. Brennan, R. M. & S. L. Gordon 2002. Future prespectives in blackcurrant breeding Acta Hort. 585:39-45.
  5. Brown, R. G. & M. L. Brown Woody plants of Maryland. 1972 (WPl Mary)
  6. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  7. Dorn, R. D. Manual of the vascular plants of Wyoming. 1977 (F Wyom)
  8. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  9. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  10. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  11. Harrington, H. Manual of the plants of Colorado. (F Colo)
  12. Hummer, K. E. & A. Dale 2010. Horticulture of Ribes Forest Pathol. 40:251-263.
  13. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  14. IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  15. Jones, G. N. & G. D. Fuller Vascular plants of Illinois. (F IllJones)
  16. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  17. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  18. Kunkel, G. Plants for human consumption. 1984 (L Edible Pl)
  19. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  20. Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins A flora of New Mexico. (F New Mex)
  21. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  22. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Atlas of the Flora of the Great Plains. (Atlas GPlains)
  23. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  24. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  25. Wetter, M. A. et al. WISFLORA: Wisconsin vascular plant species (on-line resource). (F Wisconsin)
  26. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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?31774. Accessed 23 May 2018.