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Taxon: Prunus cerasoides D. Don

 
Genus: Prunus
Subgenus: Cerasus
Section: Cerasus
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Amygdaleae
Nomen number: 29865
Place of publication: Prodr. fl. nepal. 239. 1825
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/393136
Name Verified on: 03-Dec-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Nov-2018
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Davis (DAV)
Accessions: 36 (1 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: adulterant (of gum tragacanth); flavoring
  • Human food:
  • Materials: potential as wood (based on its recognition as "potential substitute for walnut wood")

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Yunnan (n.w.), Xizang (s.)]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, [Sikkim, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Meghalaya, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Mizoram] Nepal, Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Laos (n.), Myanmar, Thailand (n.), Vietnam (n.)


References:

  1. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam. (F CambLVN)
  2. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  3. Facciola, S. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants. 1990 (Cornucopia)
  4. Ghora, C. & G. Panigrahi 1984. Rosaceae: genus Prunus (Fasc F India) 18:20-22.
  5. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  7. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  8. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  9. Matthew, K. M. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic. (F TamilC)
  10. Ohta, S. et al. 2007. Phylogenetic relationships among Japanese flowering cherries (Prunus subgenus Cerasus) based on nucleotide sequences of chloroplast DNA Pl. Syst. Evol. 263:209-225.
  11. Ohta, S. et al. 2005. Genetic variation in flowering cherries (Prunus subgenus Cerasus) characterized by SSR markers Breed. Sci. 55:415-424.
  12. Pandey, A. et al. 2008. Genetic resources of Prunus (Rosaceae) in India Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 55:91-104.
  13. Polunin, O. & A. Stainton Flowers of the Himalaya. 1984 (Flow Himal)
  14. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  15. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. Flora of Thailand. (F Thailand)
  16. Verheij, E. W. M. & R. E. Coronel, eds. 1991. Edible fruits and nuts (Pl Res SEAs) 2:264,353.
  17. Vidal, J. E. 1964. Notes sur quelques Rosacées Asiatiques (Adansonia) sér. 2, 4:142.
  18. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  19. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Prunus cerasoides D. Don :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • 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.

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=29865. Accessed 13 December 2018.