Taxon: Alnus jorullensis Kunth

 
Genus: Alnus
Family: Betulaceae
  Subfamily: Betuloideae
Nomen number: 2462
Place of publication: F. W. H. A. von Humboldt et al., Nov. gen. sp. 2:16[folio]; 2:20[quarto]. 1817
Name Verified on: 14-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Sep-2002
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • amieiro  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • aile  (Source: Rhodora) - Spanish
  • aliso  (Source: Rhodora) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: soil improver (fide Mansf Ency)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Durango, - Sinaloa, - Zacatecas
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Chiapas, - Federal District, - Guanajuato, - Guerrero, - Hidalgo, - Jalisco, - Mexico, - Michoacan, - Morelos, - Oaxaca, - Puebla, - Veracruz
  • Southern America

    • Central America: Guatemala

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Furlow, J. J. 1979. The systematics of the American species of Alnus (Betulaceae) (Rhodora) 81:151-165.
  • Furlow, J. J. 1976. Nomenclatural changes in Alnus (Betulaceae) Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 63:381.
  • Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin World checklist and bibliography of Fagales. 1998 (L Fagales)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  • Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. Flora of Peru. 1936-1971; new ser. 1980- (F Peru)
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  • Murai, S. 1964. Phytotaxonomical and geobotanical studies on genusAlnus in Japan. III. Taxonomy of whole world species and distribution of each section Bull. Gov. Forest Exp. Sta., Meguro 171:47.
  • Standley, P. C. Trees and shrubs of Mexico. Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 23:1-1721. 1920 (TreesS Mex)
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. 1946-1976 (F Guat)
  • Wiersema, J. H. & B. León World economic plants: a standard reference (on-line edition) [medicinal plants only]. (World Econ Pl Med)

Check other web resources for Alnus jorullensis Kunth :

  • 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 Alnus jorullensis 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.