Taxon: Corylus avellana L.

 
Genus: Corylus
Section: Corylus
Subsection: Corylus
Family: Betulaceae
Subfamily: Coryloideae
Nomen number: 11643
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:998. 1753
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 10-Aug-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 31-Dec-2003
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Corvallis (COR)
Accessions: 478 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)
  • Human food: nut (fide Edible Nuts)
  • Human food: oil/fat (fide Mansf Ency)
  • Fuels: fuelwood (fide Dict Econ Pl)
  • Gene sources: primary genetic relative of European filbert (fide J Amer Soc Hort Sci 125:489-497. 2000)
  • Gene sources: secondary genetic relative of Turkish filbert (based on low fertile hybrids with Corylus avellana fide J Amer Soc Hort Sci 125:493. 2000)
  • Materials: essential oils (for painting, perfumes fide Dict Econ Pl)
  • Materials: lipids (for painting, perfumes fide Dict Econ Pl)
  • Materials: wood (fide Dict Econ Pl)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Armenia ; Azerbaijan ; Georgia ; Russian Federation Dagestan; Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia Ciscaucasia
    • Western Asia: Iran ; Iraq ; Turkey
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Belarus ; Estonia ; Latvia ; Lithuania ; Moldova ; Russian Federation Bashkortostan, Belgorod, Bryansk, Chuvashia, Ivanovo, Kaliningrad, Kaluga, Karelia, Kirov, Kursk, Leningrad, Lipetsk, Mari-El, Mordvinia, Moscow, Nizhniy Novgorod, Novgorod, Orel, Penza, Perm, Ryazan, Samara, Saratov, Smolensk, Tambov, Tatarstan, Tula, Tver, Udmurtia, Vladimir, Voronezh, Yaroslavl; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria ; Belgium ; Czech Republic ; Germany ; Hungary ; Netherlands ; Poland ; Slovakia ; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: Denmark ; Finland ; Ireland ; Norway ; Sweden ; United Kingdom
    • Southeastern Europe: Albania ; Bosnia and Herzegovina ; Bulgaria ; Croatia ; Greece ; Italy ; Macedonia ; Montenegro ; Romania ; Serbia ; Slovenia
    • Southwestern Europe: France Corsica; Portugal ; Spain

  • Cultivated

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Azerbaijan ; Georgia
    • China: China
    • Western Asia: Iran ; Turkey
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia
  • Europe

    • Southeastern Europe: Italy
    • Southwestern Europe: France ; Spain
  • Northern America

    • United States

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  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Bassil, N. et al. 2013. Nuclear and chloroplast microsatellite markers to assess genetic diversity and evolution of hazelnut species, hybrids and cultivars Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 60:543-568.
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