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Synonyms for Amygdalus

used in former classifications for peach and almond trees which are now included in genus Prunus

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Heritiera minor or Amygdalus minor) (Figure 1) is an evergreen moderate size tree growing abundantly in Sundarbans [7].
By late summer, the fruits hanging from vast groves of Prunus amygdalus trees in California have withered and split.
It is classified with the almond in the subgenus Amygdalus, distinguished from the other subgenera by the corrugated seed shell.
This study was carried out to establish pollen production, viability and germination ratios for five almond genotypes of Amygdalus orientalis Mill.
Cinco marcadores microssatelites (SSR) foram utilizados objetivando a caracterizacao molecular de 29 porta-enxertos de pessego, os quais permitiram a separacao dos mesmos em subgrupos correspondentes aos subgeneros a que pertencem, Prunophora e Amygdalus, revelando a eficiencia da tecnica para essa especie (BIANCHI et al.
Zohary's descriptions of the vegetation of the Central Iranian plateau frequently refer to Artemisia steppe, including open forests of Amygdalus (Prunus) spp.
The almond tree, Prunus amygdalus, bears fruit at between three and four years of age and is relatively easy to cultivate as it can be propagated from seed.
It also known that the almond tree is the only plant to have this toxin in its flowers' nectar; in fact, the tree's subgenus classification is Amygdalus, after the toxin it produces.
Aphis nerii Boyer de Fonscolombe on Nerium oleander, Zabol, 5 April 2003; Tehran, 24 October 2003; Aphis affinis del Guercio on Mentha aquatica, Iranshahr, 6 March 2003; Brachycaudus amygdalinus (Schouteden) on Amygdalus arabica, Taftan, 2 July 2004; Dysaphis foeniculus Theobald on Foeniculum vulgare, Zabol, 4 April 2003; Hyadaphis coriandri Das on Coriandrum sativum, Zabol, 4 April 2003; Myzus persicae (Sulzer) on Malva neglecta, Tehran-Peykanshahr, 27 April 2002; on Hibiscus rosa-sinensis, Zabol, 4 April 2003.
Caricaceae Papaya Carica papaya Anacardiaceae Mango Mangifera indica Table 18-4 Nut Trees Family Common name Scientific name Rosaceae Almond Prunus amygdalus Juglandaceae English Walnut Juglans regia Pecan Carya illinoensis Betulaceae Filbert Corylus avellana Proteaceae Macadamia Macadamia ternifolia Table 18-5 Fruit and Nut Tree Production Guidelines Space per trees Pollinizer Approx.
Antioxidative phenolic compounds isolated from almond skins (Prunus amygdalus Batsch) J.
The analysis focuses mainly on carrots (Daucus carotus sativa), melons (Cucumis melo), potatoes (Solaman tuberosum), oranges (Citrus sinensis), grapefruit (Citrus maxima), lemons (Citrus limon), limes (Citrus aurantifolia), grapes (vitis vinifera), and a variety of tree crops composed primarily of almonds (Prunus amygdalus and peaches (Prunus persica).
Almond--Prunus amygdalus (= Amygdalus communis); an Asiatic, deciduous, small-nut tree, of the family Rosaceae; cultivated for its popular edible kernel nut, the almond of commerce.