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Taxon: Pyrus ×bretschneideri Rehder

 
Genus: Pyrus
Section: Pashia
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Maleae
Subtribe: Malinae
Nomen number: 30462
Place of publication: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 50:231. 1915, pro sp.
Link to protologue:
Comments:
  • • [probably a complex hybrid] fide M. N. Westwood (pers. comm.)
  • • valid publication verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 06-Jul-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 30-Aug-2011
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Corvallis (COR)
Accessions: 38 (24 active, 15 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit; fruit; fruit (as P. bretschneideri, but see Acta Hort 634:178. 2004); fruit (as P. bretschneideri, but see Acta Hort 634:178. 2004)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Gansu, Hebei, Henan, Qinghai, Shaanxi, Shandong, Shanxi, Xinjiang]


    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China (n.)


References:

  1. Bao, L. et al. 2007. Genetic diversity and similarity of pear (Pyrus L.) cultivars native to East Asia revealed by SSR (simple sequence repeat) markers Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 54:959-971.
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  3. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  4. Fu, Y. C. et al. Flora intramongolica. (F InnMong)
  5. Hancock, J. F. & G. A. Lobos 2008. Pears (Temp Fruit Cr Breed) 10:299-335.
  6. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  7. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  8. Katayama, H. et al. 2012. Phylogenetic utility of structural alterations found in the chloroplast genome of pear: hypervariable regions in a highly conserved genome Tree Genet. Genomes 8:313-326.
  9. Kimura, T. et al. 2002. Identification of Asian pear varieties by SSR analysis Breed. Sci. 52:115-121.
  10. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  11. Pan, Z. et al. 2002. Genetic diversity of cultivated resources of pear in North China Acta Hort. 587:187-194.
  12. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  13. Teng, Y & K. Tanabe 2004. Reconsideration on the origin of cultivated pears native to East Asia Acta Hort. 634:175-182.
  14. Teng, Y. 2011. The pear industry in China Chron. Hort. 51:23-27.
  15. Teng, Y.-W. et al. 2002. Genetic relationships of Pyrus species and cultivars native to East Asia revealed by randomly amplified polymorphic DNA markers J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 127:262-270.
  16. Teng, Y.-W. et al. 2001. Genetic relationships of pear cultivars in Xinjiang, China, as measured by RAPD markers J. Hort. Sci. Biotechnol. 76:771-779.
  17. Tuz, A. S. 1972. K voprosu klassifikatsii roda Pyrus L. (Up-to-date systematics of the genus Pyrus L.) Trudy Prikl. Bot. 46(2):79.
  18. Verheij, E. W. M. & R. E. Coronel, eds. 1991. Edible fruits and nuts (Pl Res SEAs) 2:273.
  19. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  20. Westwood, M. N. 1985. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  21. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
  22. Zheng, X. et al. 2008. Non-concerted ITS evolution, early origin and phylogenetic utility of ITS pseudogenes in Pyrus Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 48:892-903.

Check other web resources for Pyrus ×bretschneideri Rehder :

  • 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=30462. Accessed 19 November 2018.