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Taxon: Prunus salasii Standl.

 
Genus: Prunus
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Amygdaleae
Nomen number: 30089
Place of publication: Trop. Woods 32:14. 1932
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 13-May-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-May-2011
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Davis (DAV)
Accessions: 8 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • carretero  (Source: F Guat) - Spanish
  • carreto  (Source: F Guat) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: potential as ornamental (locally planted in Guatemala fide F Guat); shade/shelter (for cofee plantations fide F Guat); shade/shelter (for cofee plantations fide F Guat)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas]

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Guatemala [Guatemala, Huehuetenango, Jalapa, Chimaltenango, Quezaltenango, Sacatepequez, San Marcos]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  2. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  3. Solano-Gómez, R. & E. Martínez-Ovando 2011. Phragmipedium warscewiczii, a new record for the Mexican orchid flora Rev. Mex. Biodivers. 82:69-75.
  4. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)

Check other web resources for Prunus salasii Standl. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Prunus salasii 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=30089. Accessed 17 October 2018.