Prunus Linnaeus 1753 (plum)

Magnoliopsida - Rosales - Rosaceae

Parent taxon: Rosaceae according to R. W. Brown 1959

Sister taxa: Acaena, Amelanchier, Amelanchites, Cercocarpus, Chamaebatiaria, Chrysobalanus, Crataegus, Hagenia, Holodiscus, Lyonothamnus, Photinia, Prunites, Pygeum, Rosa, Rubus, Vauquelinia

Subtaxa: Prunus careyhurstia Prunus coloradensis Prunus masoni Prunus perita Prunus preandersonii Prunus prefasciculata Prunus prefremontii

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Distribution:

• Quaternary of Tanzania (1 collection)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Italy (1)

• Pliocene of Germany (5), United States (2: Nevada)

• Hemphillian of United States (1: California)

• Miocene to Pliocene of France (1), Germany (1), United States (1: Nebraska)

• Miocene of Germany (10), Japan (1), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (1), United States (12: California, Idaho, Nevada, Washington)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Germany (1), United States (1: Montana)

• Oligocene of the Russian Federation (4), United States (1: Montana)

• Eocene to Oligocene of United States (3: Colorado)

• Eocene of Canada (1: British Columbia), Germany (1), United States (3: Colorado, Oregon, Wyoming)

• Paleocene of United States (11: Colorado, Montana, Wyoming)

• Cretaceous of United States (5: Colorado, Wyoming)

Total: 69 collections including 100 occurrences

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