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Taxon: Prunus armeniaca L. var. armeniaca

 
Genus: Prunus
Subgenus: Prunus
Section: Armeniaca
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Amygdaleae
Nomen number: 462908
Place of publication:
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 04-Apr-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use), synonyms and invalid designations:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym, I invalid designation)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan
    • CHINA: China [Hebei Sheng, Gansu Sheng, Shanxi Sheng, Shandong Sheng, Shaanxi Sheng, Sichuan Sheng, Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu]


    Cultivated (widely cult.)

References:

  1. Chin, S.-W. et al. 2014. Diversification of almonds, peaches, plums and cherries - Molecular systematics and biogeographic history of Prunus (Rosaceae). Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 76:34-48. Note: it included one sample of Prunus armeniaca
  2. Maghuly, F. et al. 2005. Microsatellite variability in apricots (Prunus armeniaca L.) reflects their geographical origin and breeding history. Tree Genet. Genomes 1:151-165. Note: it recognized Prunus armeniaca and P. ansu as distinct species
  3. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition). Note: = Armeniaca vulgaris var. vulgaris

Check other web resources for Prunus armeniaca L. var. armeniaca :

  • 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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=462908. Accessed 22 February 2020.