Jump to: SynonymsCommon NamesDistributional RangeReferencesOther Web References

Taxon: Prunus myrtifolia (L.) Urb.

 
Genus: Prunus
Subgenus: Cerasus
Section: Laurocerasus
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Amygdaleae
Nomen number: 104775
Place of publication: Symb. antill. 5:93. 1904
Link to protologue:
Comment: valid publication verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 07-May-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 07-May-2011
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Davis (DAV)
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • myrtle laurel cherry  (Source: Trees US) - English
  • West Indies cherry  (Source: Trees US) - English
  • pessegueiro-bravo  (Source: L Brasil Online) - Portuguese

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida]
    • Mexico

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Trinidad and Tobago
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Acre, Amazonas, Bahia, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul, Minas Gerais, Para, Parana, Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, Sao Paulo]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia


References:

  1. Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M. T. Strong Flora of the West Indies (on-line resource). (F WIndies Online)
  2. Adams, C. Flowering plants of Jamaica. 1972 (F Jam)
  3. Bianchini, R. S. 2010. Rosaceae (L Brasil Online)
  4. Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll Flora of the Bahama archipelago. (F Bahamas)
  5. Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. (F ConoSur)
  6. Jørgensen, P. M., ed. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia (Catalogue of vascular plants of Bolivia) (on-line resource). (L Bolivia Online)
  7. Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis. (F PR)
  8. Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis, ed. 2. (F PR ed2)
  9. Little, E. L., Jr. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. 1979 (Trees US)
  10. Little, E. L., Jr. et al. Trees of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. (Trees PR)
  11. Long, R. W. & O. Lakela A flora of tropical Florida. (F TFla)
  12. Rohrer, J. R. 2011. Prunus (Rosaceae) (F NAmer) 9: in press.
  13. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. (F VenGuay)
  14. Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida. 1998 (F Florida)

Check other web resources for Prunus myrtifolia (L.) Urb. :


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?id=104775. Accessed 12 December 2018.