Taxon: Pistacia vera L.

 
Genus: Pistacia
Family: Anacardiaceae
Subfamily: Anacardioideae
Nomen number: 28655
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:1025. 1753
Link to protologue:
Comment: valid publication verified from original literature
Typification:
Name Verified on: 15-Nov-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 15-Nov-2011
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Davis (DAV)
Accessions: 202 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: nut (fide Pl Book; Wealth India RM)
  • Gene sources: primary genetic relative of pistachio (fide Sci. Hort. 128:249-254.)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan (n.), Iran (n.e.)
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

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  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  3. Al-Saghir, M. G. 2010. Perspective on chromosome numbers in the genus Pistacia L. (Anacardiaceae) Int. J. Pl. Breed. Genet. 4:153-157.
  4. AL-Saghir, M. G. & D. M. Porter 2012. Taxonomy revision of the genus Pistacia L. (Anacardiaceae) Amer. J. Pl. Sci. 3:23-24.
  5. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  6. Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials. (Wealth India RM)
  7. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  8. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  9. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  10. Hackett, C. & J. Carolane Edible Horticultural Crops. 1982 (Edible HC)
  11. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  12. Hormaza, J. I. & A. Wünsch Chapter 6. Pistacia (Wild Crop Rel Tem Fr) 119-128.
  13. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  14. Kafkas, S. & R. Perl-Treves 2002. Interspecific relationships in Pistacia based on RAPD fingerprinting (HortScience) 37:168-171.
  15. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
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  17. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  18. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  19. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  20. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  21. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  22. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  23. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  24. Reichel, S. 1998. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  25. Rosengarten, F. The book of edible nuts. 1984 (Edible Nuts)
  26. Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest Flora of Iraq. (F Iraq)
  27. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  28. Yi, T. et al. 2008. Phylogenetics and reticulate evolution in Pistacia (Anacardiaceae) Amer. J. Bot. 95:241-251.

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Images:

  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • 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=28655. Accessed 25 April 2018.