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Taxon: Prunus napaulensis (Ser.) Steud.

 
Genus: Prunus
Subgenus: Cerasus
Section: Laurocerasus
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Amygdaleae
Nomen number: 30052
Place of publication: Nomencl. bot. ed. 2, 2:403. 1841 "nepaulensis"
Link to protologue:
Comment: valid publication verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 08-May-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 6 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Fuels: fuelwood (cultivated for this purpose "in tea plantations" fide Genet Res Crop Evol 55:101. 2008)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Anhui Sheng, Hunan Sheng, Jiangxi Sheng, Guizhou Sheng, Shaanxi Sheng, Sichuan Sheng, Yunnan Sheng, Xizang Zizhiqu]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India [Sikkim, Manipur, Meghalaya, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Arunachal Pradesh]
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar (n.)


References:

  1. Ghora, C. & G. Panigrahi. 1984. Rosaceae: genus Prunus. Fascicles of flora of India. 18:28-29.
  2. Hara, H. et al. 1978-1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal.
  3. Jha, P. K. et al. 1996. Plant genetic resources of Nepal: A guide for plant breeders of agricultural, horticultural and forestry crops. Euphytica 87:189-210. Note: Netherlands journal of plant breeding
  4. Mukherjee et al. 1971. Descriptions of wild species of pome and stone fruits. II Prunus. Indian J. Hort. 28:9.
  5. Pandey, A. et al. 2008. Genetic resources of Prunus (Rosaceae) in India. Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 55:91-104. Note: this review listed Prunus napaulensis as semi-domesticated
  6. Polunin, O. & A. Stainton. 1984. Flowers of the Himalaya
  7. Rehder, A. 1949. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs.
  8. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition). Note: = Padus napaulensis (Ser.) C. K. Schneid.

Check other web resources for Prunus napaulensis (Ser.) Steud. :

  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=30052. Accessed 17 July 2019.