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Taxon: Prunus domestica L. subsp. domestica

 
Genus: Prunus
Subgenus: Prunus
Section: Prunus
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Amygdaleae
Nomen number: 317351
Place of publication:
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 08-Apr-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 83 (11 active, 9 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: flavoring; flavoring
  • Human food: fruit; oil/fat
  • Medicines: folklore (as Prunus domestica) folklore (as Prunus domestica)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (widely cult.)

    Naturalized (widely natzd.)

References:

  1. Blazek, J. 2007. A survey of the genetic resources used in plum breeding. Acta Hort. 734:31-45.
  2. Bouhadida, M. et al. 2009. Molecular characterization and genetic diversity of Prunus rootstocks. Sci. Hort. 120:237-245. Note: as Prunus domestica
  3. Burkart, A. E., ed. 1969-. Flora ilustrada de Entre Rios.
  4. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs Note: = Prunus domestica
  5. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  6. Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage
  7. Facciola, S. 1990. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants Kampong Publications.
  8. Hancock, J. F. et al. 2008. Chapter 9. Peaches. Temperate fruit crop breeding: germplasm to genomics 267.
  9. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6 1:519-522.
  10. Hartmann, W. & M. Neumüller. 2009. Plum breeding. Breeding plantation tree crops: temperate species 161-231. Note: comments on the gage plums and the "controversial" recognition of subspecies insititia
  11. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. Note: = var.
  12. Mabberley, D. J. 1997. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2
  13. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  14. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland. Note: = Prunus domestica
  15. Minev, I. & M. Balev. 2002. Interspecific hybrids of the Prunus genus bred at Rimsa, Troyan. Acta Hort. 577:195-198.
  16. Pandey, A. et al. 2008. Genetic resources of Prunus (Rosaceae) in India. Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 55:91-104.
  17. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  18. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  19. Salesses, G. et al. 1988. Creation of plum rootstocks for peach and plum by interspecific hybridization. Acta Hort. 224:339-344. Note: cited the use of "Green gage" a variety of this taxon
  20. Terrell, E. E. et al. 1986. Agricultural Handbook no. 505

Check other web resources for Prunus domestica L. subsp. domestica :

  • 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=317351. Accessed 21 September 2019.