Arbutus

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Arbutus unedo (Type species)

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Ericales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Ordo: Ericales

Familia: Ericaceae
Subfamilia: Arbutoideae
Genus: Arbutus
Species:
[Old World] A. andrachne – A. canariensis – A. pavarii – A. unedo
[New World] A. arizonica – A. madrensis – A. menziesii – A. occidentalis – A. peninsularis – A. tessellata – A. xalapensis

Nothospecies:
A. × andrachnoides – A. × androsterilis – A. × reyorum – A. × thuretiana

Name[edit]

Arbutus L., Sp. Pl. 1: 395. 1753; Gen. Pl. ed. 5, 187. 1754.

Note[edit]

  • Arbutus in its current sense is paraphyletic (Hileman et al. 2001), but the necessary new genus for the New World taxa has not yet been created.

Synonyms[edit]

  • Homotypic

Unresolved names[edit]

  • Arbutus acadiensis L., Sp. Pl. 1: 395. 1753.
  • Arbutus formosa Lavallée, Énum. Arbres 147. 1877, nom. nud.
  • Arbutus glaberrima Noronha, Verh. Batav. Genootsch. Kunst. 5 (Art. 4): 6. 1790.
  • Arbutus herpetica Coleb. ex Roxb., Fl. Ind. 2: 412. 1824.

References[edit]

  • Linnaeus, C. 1753. Species Plantarum, Tomus I: 395.
  • Linnaeus, C. 1754. Genera Plantarum ed. 5: 187.
  • Small, J.K. 1914. Ericaceae, in: North American Flora 29(1): 33–102. New York Botanical Garden.
  • Sørensen, P.D. 1995. Arbutus. in: Luteyn, J.L. (ed.): Ericaceae, Part II, the superior-ovaried genera. Flora Neotropica, Monograph 66: 194–221. JSTOR Extract
  • Hileman, L.C., Vasey, M.C. & Parker, V.T. 2001. Phylogeny and Biogeography of the Arbutoideae (Ericaceae): Implications for the Madrean-Tethyan Hypothesis. Systematic Botany 26(1): 131–143 (JSTOR PDF).
  • The Euro+Med Plantbase 2006 onwards: Arbutus. Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem. Accessed: 2016 12 9.
  • Arbutus in The Plant List, a working list of all known plant species, accessed on 9-12-2016.

Vernacular names[edit]

Deutsch: Erdbeerbäume
English: Strawberry-tree
español: Madroños
Esperanto: Arbuto
македонски: Јагодник
Nederlands: Aardbeibomen
polski: Chróścina
suomi: Mansikkapuut
svenska: Smultronträdssläktet
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