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Taxon: Gaylussacia dumosa (Andrews) A. Gray

 
Genus: Gaylussacia
Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Vaccinioideae
Tribe: Vaccinieae
Nomen number: 319642
Place of publication: Mem Amer. Acad. Arts ser. 2, 3:50. 1846 (J. Torrey & A. Gray in A. Gray, Manual 259. 1848)
Link to protologue:
Comment: valid publication verified from original literature, where Gray, in using the name G. dumosa, indicated that it and some other species "must be separated from Vaccinium", providing an indirect reference to the basionym (Melbourne ICN Art. 41.3)
Name Verified on: 21-Jan-1994 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Jan-2014
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • dwarf huckleberry  (Source: Castanea) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Krussmann; Zander ed13); ornamental (fide Krussmann; Zander ed13)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York (s.e.), Pennsylvania (s.e.), Rhode Island, West Virginia (Raleigh Co.)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama (s.), Delaware, Florida (n.), Georgia (s.), Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi (s.), North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Ericaceae&GenusID=Gaylussacia&SpeciesID=dumosa), Virginia]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Clark, R. C. 1971. The woody plants of Alabama Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 58:217.
  2. Clewell, A. F. Guide to the vascular plants of the Florida panhandle. 1985 (F FlaPan)
  3. Duncan, W. H. & J. T. Kartesz Vascular flora of Georgia: an annotated checklist. (L Georgia)
  4. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  5. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. (Glea Cron)
  6. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  7. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  8. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  9. Luteyn, J. L. et al. 1996. Ericaceae of the southeastern United States (Castanea) 61:135.
  10. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  11. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  12. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  13. Seymour, F. The flora of New England. (F NEng)
  14. Strausbaugh, T. D. & E. L. Core Flora of West Virginia, ed. 2. (F WVa)
  15. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  16. Wherry, E. T. et al. Atlas of the flora of Pennsylvania. (Atlas Penn)
  17. Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of central Florida. 1982 (F CFla)

Check other web resources for Gaylussacia dumosa (Andrews) A. Gray :

  • 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
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Gaylussacia dumosa 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.

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=319642. Accessed 18 November 2018.