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Taxon: Aronia melanocarpa (Michx.) Elliott

 
Genus: Aronia
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Maleae
Subtribe: Malinae
Nomen number: 4247
Place of publication: Sketch bot. S. Carolina 1:557. 1821
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 11-Dec-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 03-Feb-2017
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 57 (50 active, 21 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Food additives:
  • Human food:
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario (s.), Prince Edward Island, Quebec (s.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa (n.e.), Minnesota (e.), Missouri (Stoddard Co.), Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama (n.), Georgia (n.), Kentucky, Maryland (w.), North Carolina (w.), South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Rosaceae&GenusID=Aronia&SpeciesID=melanocarpa), Virginia]


    Cultivated



    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Finland
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Hungary, Slovakia


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Brown, R. G. & M. L. Brown Woody plants of Maryland. 1972 (WPl Mary)
  3. Chester, E. W. et al. Atlas of Tennessee vascular plants. (Atlas Tenn)
  4. Deam, C. C. Flora of Indiana. (F Indiana)
  5. Eilers, L. J. & D. M. Roosa The vascular plants of Iowa. 1994 (L Iowa)
  6. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  7. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  8. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  9. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  10. Hardin, J. W. 1973. The enigmatic chokeberries (Aronia, Rosaceae) Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 100:178-184.
  11. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  12. Jones, R. L. Plant life of Kentucky: an illustrated guide to the vascular flora. (F Kentucky)
  13. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  14. Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York. (F NE US)
  15. Mohlenbrock, R. H. & D. M. Ladd Distribution of Illinois vascular plants. 1978 (Atlas Ill)
  16. Obae, S. G. et al. 2017. Microsatellite markers for Aronia melanocarpa (black chokeberry) and their transferability to other Aronia species (HortScience) 52:20-23.
  17. Ownbey, G. B. & T. Morley Vascular plants of Minnesota: a checklist and atlas. 1991 (L Minn)
  18. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  19. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  20. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  21. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  22. Robertson, K. R. et al. 1991. A synopsis of genera in Maloideae (Rosaceae) Syst. Bot. 16:391.
  23. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  24. Seymour, F. The flora of New England. (F NEng)
  25. Smith, E. B. An atlas and annotated list of the vascular plants of Arkansas. 1978 (L Arkansas)
  26. Steyermark, J. A. Flora of Missouri. (F Missouri)
  27. Uttal, L. J. 1984. Nomenclatorial changes, lectotypification, and comments in Aronia Medikus (Rosaceae) (Sida) 10:199-202.
  28. Virginia Botanical Associates Digital atlas of the Virginia flora (on-line resource). (Atlas Virginia)
  29. Voss, E. Michigan flora. (F Mich)
  30. Weakley, A. S. Flora of the Carolinas, Virginia, and Georgia, and surrounding areas. (F Carol Virg Georg)
  31. Wetter, M. A. et al. WISFLORA: Wisconsin vascular plant species (on-line resource). (F Wisconsin)
  32. Wherry, E. T. et al. Atlas of the flora of Pennsylvania. (Atlas Penn)

Check other web resources for Aronia melanocarpa (Michx.) Elliott :

  • 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:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Aronia melanocarpa 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?4247. Accessed 16 December 2018.