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Taxon: Allium ×proliferum (Moench) Schrad. ex Willd.

 
Genus: Allium
Subgenus: Cepa
Section: Cepa
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamily: Allioideae
Tribe: Allieae
Nomen number: 404736
Place of publication: Enum. pl. 1:358. 1809
Link to protologue:
Comments:
  • • [= A. fistulosum × A. cepa]
  • • although a reference to the basionym by Willdenow is lacking, under Shenzhen ICN Art. 41.4 this can be inferred
Name Verified on: 12-Jan-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: flavoring
  • Human food: vegetable (fide Crop Prod Sci Hort 3:15. 1994, as A. cepa × A. fistulosum)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated



    Asia-Temperate
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation-Eastern Siberia, [Eastern Siberia] Russian Federation-Western Siberia [Western Siberia]
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, Korea

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDO-CHINA: Indochina

    Europe
    • Europe

    Northern America
    • North America


References:

  1. Brewster, J. L. 1994. Onions and other vegetable alliums. Crop Prod. Sci. Hort. 3:15. Note: = Allium cepa × A. fistulosum
  2. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage Note: = Allium cepa Proliferum Group
  4. Facciola, S. 1990. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants Kampong Publications.
  5. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6
  6. Maaß, H. I. 1997. Genetic diversity in the top onion, Allium × proliferum (Alliaceae), analysed by isozymes. Pl. Syst. Evol. 208:35-44. Note: provides evidence for the origin of different alleles in relation to parental species
  7. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  8. Office of the Union. 2009. UPOV: International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants. List of the taxa protected by the members of the Union
  9. Ohle, H. 1992. Karyotype analysis using Giemsa C-banding technique in Allium species of six sections of the subgenus Rhizirideum. The genus Allium - taxonomic problems and genetic resources. Proceedings of an international symposium held at Gatersleben, Germany, June 11-13, 1991 227.
  10. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  11. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition). Note: = Allium cepa var. proliferum (Moench) Regel

Check other web resources for Allium ×proliferum (Moench) Schrad. ex Willd. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?404736. Accessed 20 July 2019.