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Taxon: Amelanchier spicata (Lam.) K. Koch

 
Genus: Amelanchier
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Maleae
Subtribe: Malinae
Nomen number: 2880
Place of publication: Dendrologie 1:182. 1869
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/18149814
Name Verified on: 25-Mar-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Sep-2018
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 11 (10 active, 6 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • garden shadblow  (Source: Zander Ency) - English
  • low juneberry  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • low serviceberry  (Source: F WVa) - English
  • running serviceberry  (Source: Zander Ency) - English
  • thicket shadbush  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • amélanchier  (Source: Zander Ency) - French
  • amélanchier en épis  (Source: F NAmer) - French
  • ährige Felsenbirne  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • ausläufertreibende Felsenbirne  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • Besen-Felsenbirne  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • häggmispel  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Quebec, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Newfoundland]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  3. Cinq-Mars, L. 1971. Le genre Amelanchier au Québec Naturaliste Canad. 98:337.
  4. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  6. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer) in press.
  7. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  8. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  9. Landry, P. 1975. Le concept d'espèce et la taxinomie du genre Amelanchier (Rosacées) Bull. Soc. Bot. France 122:248.
  10. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  11. Phipps, J. B. et al. 1990. A checklist of the subfamily Maloideae (Rosaceae) Canad. J. Bot. 68:2232.
  12. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  13. Strausbaugh, T. D. & E. L. Core Flora of West Virginia, ed. 2. (F WVa)
  14. Voss, E. Michigan flora. (F Mich)

Check other web resources for Amelanchier spicata (Lam.) K. Koch :

  • 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
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Amelanchier spicata 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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=2880. Accessed 18 October 2018.