Taxon: Rubus hawaiensis A. Gray

 
Genus: Rubus
Subgenus: Idaeobatus
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Rosoideae
Tribe: Rubeae
Nomen number: 32334
Place of publication: C. Wilkes, U.S. Expl. Exped., Phan. 15:504. 1854
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 18-Aug-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2006
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Corvallis (COR)
Accessions: 14 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: primary genetic relative of red raspberry (based on successful crosses with Rubus idaeus fide Pl Breed Rev 32:147. 2009)

Distributional Range:

    Native

  • Pacific

    • North-Central Pacific: United States Hawaii

References:

  • Hall, H. K. et al. 2009. Chapter 2. Raspberry breeding and genetics Pl. Breed. Rev. 32:39-353.
  • Howarth, et al. 1997. Phylogeny of Rubus subgenus Idaeobatus (Rosaceae) and its implications toward colonization of the Hawaiian Islands Syst. Bot. 22:433-441.
  • St. John, H. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands. 1973 (L Hawaii)
  • Wagner, W. L. et al. Manual of the flowering plants of Hawai'i. 1990 (F Hawaii)

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Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image