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Taxon: Annona cherimola Mill.

Genus: Annona
Family: Annonaceae.
Nomen number: 3479
Place of publication: Gard. dict. ed. 8: Annona no. 5. 1768
Name verified on: 13-Jul-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 13-Jul-2010
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA). Alternate site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Hilo (HILO).
Accessions: 5 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:

  • cherimoya   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English
  • custard-apple   (Source: Pl Book ) – English
  • mao ye fan li zhi   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • chérimolier   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French
  • Cherimoya   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German
  • atemóia   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • cherimóia   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • chirimoyo   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish
  • kirimoja   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish
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Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Western South America: Ecuador - Loja [Andes]; Peru [Andes]

      Cultivated: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AFRICA
    Macaronesia: Portugal - Madeira Islands; Spain - Canary Islands
    Northern Africa: Algeria; Egypt; Libya
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Somalia
    Southern Africa: South Africa
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Israel
    China: China [s.]
    Eastern Asia: Taiwan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India; Sri Lanka
    Malesia: Philippines
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • EUROPE
    Southeastern Europe: Italy [s.]
    Southwestern Europe: Spain [s.]
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Florida
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California
    Mexico
  • PACIFIC
    North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Mesoamerica: Central America
    South America

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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Annona cherimola Mill.:


Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
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  • 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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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?3479 (30 October 2014)

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