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Taxon: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.

 
Genus: Persea
Subgenus: Eriodaphne
Family: Lauraceae
Nomen number: 27396
Place of publication: Syst. veg. 2:268. 1825
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 17-Dec-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Dec-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 5 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: flavoring; flavoring; flavoring

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware (s.), Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland (s.e.), Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia (s.e.)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Bahamas


References:

  1. Ashworth, V. E. T. M. et al. 2011. Chapter 8. Persea (Wild Crop Rel Trp Fr) 174.
  2. Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  3. Clewell, A. F. Guide to the vascular plants of the Florida panhandle. 1985 (F FlaPan)
  4. Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll Flora of the Bahama archipelago. (F Bahamas)
  5. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  6. Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols. (HerbSpices)
  7. Douhan, G. W. 2009. Current and future perspectives regarding avocado rootstock breeding at UCR. In: California Avocado Society Yearbook 92:87-111.
  8. Facciola, S. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants. 1990 (Cornucopia)
  9. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  10. Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  11. Kopp, L. E. 1966. A taxonomic revision of the genus Persea in the Western Hemisphere (Perseae-Lauraceae) Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 14(1):43.
  12. Lahav, E. & U. Lavi 2013. Chapter 4. Genetics and breeding (Avocado 2nd ed) 53.
  13. Li, L. et al. 2011. Molecular phylogenetic analysis of the Persea group (Lauraceae) and its biogeographic implications on the evolution of tropical and subtropical Amphi-Pacific disjunctions Amer. J. Bot. 98:1520-1536.
  14. Little, E. L., Jr. Important forest trees of the United States. 1978 (AH 519)
  15. Little, E. L., Jr. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. 1979 (Trees US)
  16. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  17. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  18. Rohwer, J. G. et al. 2009. Is Persea (Lauraceae) monophyletic? Evidence from nuclear ribosomal ITS sequences (Taxon) 58:1153-1167.
  19. Smith, E. B. An atlas and annotated list of the vascular plants of Arkansas. 1978 (L Arkansas)
  20. Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of central Florida. 1982 (F CFla)

Check other web resources for Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • 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
  • 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.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=27396. Accessed 15 October 2018.