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Taxon: Gaylussacia brachycera (Michx.) A. Gray

 
Genus: Gaylussacia
Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Vaccinioideae
Tribe: Vaccinieae
Nomen number: 319644
Place of publication: Mem. Amer. Acad. Arts ser. 2, 3:54. 1846
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 21-Jan-1994 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Jun-2009
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 27 (24 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Center for Plant Conservation listed:
  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Pennsylvania (s.e.), West Virginia]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Kentucky, Maryland, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Ericaceae&GenusID=Gaylussacia&SpeciesID=brachycera), Virginia]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Britton, N. L. & A. Brown An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British possessions, ed. 3. (IllF N US Can)
  3. Center for Plant Conservation Center for Plant Conservation National Collection of Endangered Plants (on-line resource). (CPC Nat Coll)
  4. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  5. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. (Glea Cron)
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  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. Smith, H. & D. Smith 1971. The box huckleberry, Gaylussacia brachycera (Castanea) 36:81-91.
  13. Strausbaugh, T. D. & E. L. Core Flora of West Virginia, ed. 2. (F WVa)
  14. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Gaylussacia brachycera (Michx.) 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 brachycera 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=319644. Accessed 15 December 2018.