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Taxon: Prunus jamasakura Siebold ex Koidz.

 
Genus: Prunus
Subgenus: Cerasus
Section: Cerasus
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Amygdaleae
Nomen number: 30016
Place of publication: Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 25:184. 1911 (P. F. von Siebold, Verh. Batav. Genootsch. Kunsten 12:68. 1830, nom. nud.)
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41812250
Comment: lack of valid publication by Siebold verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 22-Aug-2018 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-Aug-2018
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 15 (2 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • hill cherry  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • Japanese mountain cherry  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • yama-zakura  (Source: Dict Gard) - Japanese Rōmaji

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control (as Prunus serrulata var. spontanea); ornamental (as Prunus serrulata var. spontanea); ornamental (as Prunus serrulata var. spontanea)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Anhui Sheng, Guizhou Sheng, Heilongjiang Sheng, Hubei Sheng, Hunan Sheng, Jiangxi Sheng, Zhejiang Sheng, Shandong Sheng]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Tiba, Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku] Korea


    Cultivated ()

References:

  1. Chang, K.-S. et al. 2007. Reconsideration of the Prunus serrulata complex (Rosaceae) and related taxa in eastern Asia Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 154:35-54.
  2. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening (Dict Gard)
  3. Katsuki, T. & H. Iketani 2016. Nomenclature of Tokyo cherry (Cerasus ×yedoensis 'Somei-yoshino', Rosaceae) and allied interspecific hybrids based on recent advances in population genetics (Taxon) 65:1415-1419.
  4. 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.
  5. Ohta, S. et al. 2005. Genetic variation in flowering cherries (Prunus subgenus Cerasus) characterized by SSR markers Breed. Sci. 55:415-424.
  6. Ohta, S. et al. 2006. Genetic characterization of flowering cherries (Prunus subgenus Cerasus) using rpl16-rpl14 spacer sequences of chloroplast DNA J. Jap. Soc. Hort. Sci. 75:72-78.
  7. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  8. Rehder, A. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. (Rehder)

Check other web resources for Prunus jamasakura Siebold ex Koidz. :

  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=30016. Accessed 26 June 2019.