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Taxon: Alnus viridis (Chaix) DC. subsp. sinuata (Regel) Á. Löve & D. Löve

 
Genus: Alnus
Family: Betulaceae
Subfamily: Betuloideae
Nomen number: 402101
Place of publication: Univ. Colorado Stud., Ser. Biol. 17:20. 1965
Link to protologue:
Comment: the name Alnus alnobetula (Ehrh.) K. Koch, based on Betula alnobetula Ehrh. (1783) has priority over A. viridis (Chaix) DC., based on B. viridis Chaix (1786); nevertheless, A. viridis is retained here until all infraspecific taxa are accounted for under A. alnobetula
Name Verified on: 02-Feb-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 5 (3 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

  • mountain alder  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • Sitka alder   - English
  • Sitka alder  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • aulne de Sitka   - French (Canada)
  • Sitka-Erle  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • sitka-al  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Khabarovsk, Kamchatka, Magadan, Sakhalin]

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Canada, [Northwest Territories (n.w.), Yukon] United States [Alaska]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta (w.), British Columbia]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Idaho, Montana (w.), Oregon, Washington, Wyoming (n.w.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California (n.)]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Darbyshire, S. J. 2003. Inventory of Canadian Agricultural Weeds Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. 64.
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  4. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  5. Furlow, J. J. 1979. The systematics of the American species of Alnus (Betulaceae). Rhodora 81:210-216.
  6. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 1998. World checklist and bibliography of Fagales
  7. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.

Check other web resources for Alnus viridis (Chaix) DC. subsp. sinuata (Regel) Á. Löve & D. Löve :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Alnus viridis subsp. sinuata 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=402101. Accessed 17 November 2019.