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Taxon: Psidium cattleyanum Sabine

Genus: Psidium
Family: Myrtaceae subfamily: Myrtoideae tribe: Myrteae.
Nomen number: 30200
Place of publication: Trans. Hort. Soc. London 4:317, t. 11. 1821 May-Jun "cattleianum"
Comments:
  • named for William Cattley
  • epithet correctable to "cattleyanum" in accordance with Melbourne ICN Art. 60.7 and Ex. 17
  • for dating of this reference see J Arn Arb 27:314. 1946
Name verified on: 07-Nov-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Hilo (HILO).
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • Cattley guava   (Source: Dict Gard [as P. littorale var. longipes]) – English   [Psidium cattleyanum var. cattleyanum]
  • cherry guava   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • Chinese strawberry guava   (Source: Cornucopia [as P. littorale]) – English   [Psidium cattleyanum var. littorale]
  • purple guava   (Source: Dict Gard [as P. littorale var. longipes]) – English   [Psidium cattleyanum var. cattleyanum]
  • purple strawberry guava   (Source: Dict Gard [as P. littorale var. longipes]) – English   [Psidium cattleyanum var. cattleyanum]
  • red strawberry guava   (Source: Cornucopia [as P. littorale var. longipes]) – English   [Psidium cattleyanum var. cattleyanum]
  • strawberry guava   (Source: Dict Econ Pl ) – English
  • strawberry guava   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – English   [Psidium cattleyanum var. cattleyanum]
  • strawberry guava   (Source: Rep NCEPPC ) – English   [Psidium cattleyanum var. littorale]
  • yellow Cattley guava   (Source: Dict Gard [as P. littorale var. littorale]) – English   [Psidium cattleyanum var. littorale]
  • yellow strawberry guava   (Source: Cornucopia [as P. littorale]) – English   [Psidium cattleyanum var. littorale]
  • yellow strawberry guava   (Source: Fosberg 1962) – English   [Psidium cattleyanum var. cattleyanum forma lucidum]
  • aarbei koejawel   (Source: Weeds SAfr 2001 ) – Afrikaans
  • goyave fraise   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French   [Psidium cattleyanum var. cattleyanum]
  • Erdbeerguave   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German   [Psidium cattleyanum var. cattleyanum]
  • waiawi   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – Hawaiian   [Psidium cattleyanum var. littorale]
  • araçá-da-praia   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • araçá-de-comer   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • araçá-de-coroa   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • araçá-do-campo   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • araçá-do-mato   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • guayabo pequeño   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish   [Psidium cattleyanum var. cattleyanum]
  • gul smultronguava   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish   [Psidium cattleyanum var. cattleyanum forma lucidum]
  • smultronguava   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish
More:

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Brazil: Brazil [e.]
    Southern South America: Uruguay [n.e.]

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AFRICA
    Macaronesia: Portugal - Azores
    Southern Africa: South Africa
    Western Indian Ocean: Mauritius; Reunion; Seychelles
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    United States [s.e.]
  • PACIFIC
    North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii
    Northwestern Pacific: Micronesia
    South-Central Pacific: French Polynesia

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

More:

Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Psidium cattleyanum Sabine:


Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google 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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Cite as:
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?30200 (25 October 2014)

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