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Taxon: Alnus viridis (Chaix) DC. subsp. crispa (Aiton) Turrill

 
Genus: Alnus
Family: Betulaceae
Subfamily: Betuloideae
Nomen number: 411499
Place of publication: Bot. Mag. 173:382. 1962
Link to protologue:
Comment: the name A. alnobetula (Ehrh.) K. Koch, based on Betula alnobetula Ehrh. (1783) has priority over A. viridis (Chaix) DC., based on B. viridis Chaix (1786); nevertheless, A. viridis is retained here until all infraspecific taxa are accounted for under A. alnobetula
Name Verified on: 02-Feb-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-Sep-2014
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 5 (4 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • American green alder  (Source: Names Beetle) - English
  • green alder  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • mountain alder  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • aulne crispé  (Source: F NAmer) - French
  • aulne vert  (Source: F NAmer) - French
  • amerikansk björkal  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Canada, [Northwest Territories] Greenland
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Québec]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Maine, Michigan, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania, Vermont]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Minnesota, Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [North Carolina (w.), Tennessee]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Beetle, A. A. Recommended plant names. Univ. Wyoming Agr. Exp. Sta. Res. J. 31 (Names Beetle)
  3. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  4. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin World checklist and bibliography of Fagales (L Fagales)
  5. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). (Atlas Tenn Online)

Check other web resources for Alnus viridis (Chaix) DC. subsp. crispa (Aiton) Turrill :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Alnus viridis subsp. crispa cultivars
  • 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?411499. Accessed 26 May 2019.