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Taxon: Rubus leucodermis Douglas ex Torr. & A. Gray

Genus: Rubus subgenus: Idaeobatus
Family: Rosaceae subfamily: Rosoideae tribe: Rubeae.
Nomen number: 32371
Place of publication: A flora of North America 1:454. 1840
Name verified on: 18-Aug-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 14-Jan-2006
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Corvallis (COR).
Accessions: 51 in National Plant Germplasm System.


Common names:

  • blackcap   (Source: Intermt F ) – English
  • blackcap raspbery   (Source: F CalifJep ) – English
  • western black raspberry   (Source: Intermt F ) – English
  • whitebark raspberry   (Source: Intermt F ) – English
  • Oregon-Himbeere   (Source: Zander ed16 ) – German

Economic importance:

  • Gene sources: primary genetic relative of black raspberry   (fide HortScience 38:1170. 2003)
  • Gene sources: primary genetic relative of red raspberry   (based on successful crosses with Rubus idaeus fide Pl Breed Rev 32:147. 2009)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of blackberry   (based on being "difficult to cross with Rubus ursinus" fide Breeders Rubus)
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Distributional range:

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

References:

  • Cronquist, A. et al. 1972–. Intermountain flora.
  • Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2000. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage.
  • Finn, C. F. & J. F. Hancock. 2008. Chapter 12. Raspberries. 359–392 In: Hancock, J. F., ed., Temperate fruit crop breeding: germplasm to genomics. 359–392.
  • Finn, C. F. et al. 2003. Evaluation of Rubus leucodermis populations from the Pacific northwest. HortScience 38:1169–1172.
  • Finn, C. et al. 2001. Breeders experiences with Rubus species. In: Finn, C. et al., Breeders experiences with Rubus species. 2001 [web based resource; this report cited Rubus leucodermis as a diploid; and its succesful crossing with black raspbberry, however, it is susceptible to high temperatures].
  • Hall, H. K. et al. 2009. Chapter 2. Raspberry breeding and genetics. Pl. Breed. Rev. 32:39–353.
  • Harrington, H. 1954. Manual of the plants of Colorado.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955–1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest.
  • IPGRI. New World Fruits Database (on-line resource).
  • Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles. 1969. Arizona flora, ed. 2. [lists as Rubus leucodermis Douglas].
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins. 1980. A flora of New Mexico. [lists as Rubus leucodermis Douglas].
  • Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck. 1959. A California flora.
  • Rehder, A. 1949. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs.
  • Scoggan, H. J. 1978–1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. [= R. occidentalis var. leucodermis (Douglas ex Torr. & A. Gray) Focke].
  • Welsh, S. L. 1974. Anderson's flora of Alaska and adjacent parts of Canada.
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Check other web resources for Rubus leucodermis Douglas ex Torr. & A. Gray:


Images:

More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • 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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National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?32371 (19 April 2014)

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