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Taxon: Purshia tridentata (Pursh) DC.

 
Genus: Purshia
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Dryadoideae
Tribe: Cercocarpeae
Nomen number: 30375
Place of publication: Trans. Linn. Soc. London 12:158. 1818 ("1817")
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 14-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Jan-2010
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 73 (65 active, 33 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • antelope bitterbrush  (Source: pers. comm.) - English
  • bitterbrush  (Source: F Utah) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: revegetator (for land reclamation fide L. Gilbert, pers. comm. 1998); revegetator (for land reclamation fide L. Gilbert, pers. comm. 1998)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [South Dakota]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California]


References:

  1. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  2. Englert, J. M. et al. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators. 1999- (NRCS Cons Pl Mat)
  3. Gilbert, L. 1998. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  4. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles Arizona flora, ed. 2. (F Ariz)
  5. Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins A flora of New Mexico. (F New Mex)
  6. Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. Great Basin Naturalist Mem. 9. (F Utah)

Check other web resources for Purshia tridentata (Pursh) DC. :

  • 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
  • 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.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=30375. Accessed 18 October 2018.