Genus: Sorbus L.

 
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Maleae
Subtribe: Malinae
Genus number: 11300
Last updated: 21-Jan-2015
Accession Count: 115 (44 active, 13 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: proposed for conservation (nom. cons. prop.) with a conserved type (Melbourne ICN Art. 14.9)

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Aldasoro, J. J. et al. 2004. Revision of Sorbus subgenera Aria and Torminaria. Syst. Bot. Monogr. 69:1-148.
  • Campbell, C. S. et al. 2007. Phylogeny of subtribe Pyrinae (formerly the Maloideae, Rosaceae): Limited resolution of a complex evolutionary history. Pl. Syst. Evol. 266:141.
  • International Society for Horticultural Science International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource).. (ICRA)
  • Lo, E. Y. Y. & M. J. Donoghue 2012. Expanded phylogenetic and dating analyses of the apples and their relatives (Pyreae, Rosaceae). Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 63:230-243.
  • McAllister, H. 2005. The genus Sorbus: mountain ash and other rowans. (Gen Sorbus) 252 pp.
  • Sennikov, A. 2014. (2329) Proposal to conserve the name Sorbus (Rosaceae) with a conserved type. (Taxon) 63:1139-1140.
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Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Sorbus
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/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=11300. Accessed 17 November 2018.