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Taxon: Gaultheria hispidula (L.) Muhl.

Genus: Gaultheria
Family: Ericaceae subfamily: Vaccinioideae tribe: Gaultherieae.
Nomen number: 315288
Place of publication: Cat. pl. Amer. sept. 44. 1813
Name verified on: 18-Oct-1989 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 22-May-1997
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Corvallis (COR).
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.


Common names:

  • creeping-snowberry   (Source: Castanea 61:113.) – English

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

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

References:

  • Luteyn, J. L. et al. 1996. Ericaceae of the southeastern United States. Castanea 61:113.
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Gaultheria hispidula (L.) Muhl.:


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.

Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

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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?315288 (21 December 2014)

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