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Taxon: Prunus andersonii A. Gray

Genus: Prunus subgenus: Prunus section: Penarmeniaca
Family: Rosaceae subfamily: Amygdaloideae tribe: Amygdaleae.
Nomen number: 29835
Place of publication: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 7:337. 1868
Name verified on: 18-Oct-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 18-Oct-2004
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Davis (DAV).
Accessions: 8 in National Plant Germplasm System.


Common names:

  • desert peach   (Source: Intermt F ) – English

Economic importance:

  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of Japanese plum   (based on its affinities to Eurasian plums and apricots fide Pl Syst Evol 259:62. 2006)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of apricot   (based on its affinities to Eurasian plums and apricots fide Pl Syst Evol 259:62. 2006)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of myrobalan plum   (based on its affinities to Eurasian plums and apricots fide Pl Syst Evol 259:62. 2006)
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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)

References:

  • Bortiri, E. et al. 2001. Phylogeny and systematics of Prunus (Rosaceae) as determined by sequence analysis of ITS and the chloroplast trnL-trnF spacer DNA. Syst. Bot. 26:797–807.
  • Bortiri, E. et al. 2006. Phylogenetic analysis of morphology in Prunus reveals extensive homoplasy. Pl. Syst. Evol. 259:53–71.
  • Cronquist, A. et al. 1972–. Intermountain flora.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • Ledbetter, C. A. 2008. Chapter 2. Apricots. 42 In: Hancock, J. F., ed., Temperate fruit crop breeding: germplasm to genomics. 42. [mentions].
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Mowrey, B. D. & D. J. Werner. 1990. Phylogenetic relationships among species of Prunus as inferred by isozyme markers. Theor. Appl. Genet. 80:129–133.
  • Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck. 1959. A California flora.
  • Munz, P. A. 1974. A flora of southern California.
  • Rieger, M. 2001. Salt stress resistance of peach and four North American Prunus species. Acta Hort. 557:181–192.
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Images:

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  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?29835 (21 September 2014)

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