Taxon profile


Common Chokecherry
Prunus virginiana L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Rosales »  family Rosaceae »  genus Prunus - plum

Scientific synonyms

Padus virginiana (L.) M. J. Roemer

Other names

= Chokecherry
= Chokecherry (common)


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Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Oberea ulmicola Chittenden, 1904

consumer (larval stage only): Paonias myops (J. E. Smith, 1797) - Small-eyed Sphinx Moth


Included taxa

Number of records: 1


Links and literature

CZ EN Pladias [Prunus virginiana]

Pladias [] [as Prunus virginiana]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2020
CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Prunus virginiana L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Pest Information Wiki [Prunus_virginiana_(weed)]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Prunus virginiana Linnaeus]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Prunus virginiana L.]
Data retrieved on: 26 May 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Prunus virginiana L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Seznam cévnatých rostlin květeny České republiky, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Prunus virginiana L.]
Data retrieved on: 18 August 2019
EN Pyšek P., Sádlo J. & Mandák B. (2002): Catalogue of alien plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 74(2): 97–186, 2002. [as Prunus virginiana L.]

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