The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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L Prunus pensylvanica L.f. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Prunus (family Rosaceae).

The record derives from RJP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 1021) with original publication details: Supplementum plantarum Supplementum plantarum; 1782 252 1782.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cerasus pensylvanica (L.f.) Loisel. Synonym L RJP
Padellus pensylvanica (L.f.) Eremin & Yushev Unresolved L RJP
Padus pensylvanica (L.f.) S.Ya.Sokolov Unresolved L RJP
Prunus cerasifolia S.Watson Synonym L RJP
Prunus pennsylvanica Sarg. [Spelling variant] Synonym L RJP
Prunus pensylvanica var. pensylvanica Synonym L RJP

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Prunus pensylvanica var. saximontana Rehder Accepted L RJP 1

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Earlier versions

This name record (from RJP) was not included in version 1 of The Plant List. It is possible the same name was included from a different data source, to check this you can search for Prunus pensylvanica in version 1 of The Plant List.