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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordoo: Rosales

Familia: Rosaceae
Subfamilia: Amygdaloideae
Tribus: Amygdaleae
Genus: Prunus
Subgenus: P. subg. Amygdalus
Species: Prunus turcomanica

Prunus turcomanica (Lincz.) Kitam.

Flora of Afghanistan 180. 1960
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database]. [1]

Prunus turcomanica, the Turkmen almond, is a putative species of wild almond native to Iran, Turkmenistan and possibly eastern Turkey.[3] A genetic and morphological study has shown that it is conspecific with Prunus spinosissima.[4]


Fl. Afgh.: 180 (1960)
"Prunus turcomanica". Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN). Agricultural Research Service (ARS), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Bayazit, Safder; Califkan, Oguzhan; Imrak, Burhanettin (2011). "Comparison of Pollen Production and Quality Characteristics of Cultivated and Wild Almond Species". Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research. 71 (4): 536–541. doi:10.4067/S0718-58392011000400006.
Yazbek, Mariana Mostafa (February 2010). Systematics of Prunus Subgenus Amygdalus: Monograph and Phylogeny (PDF) (PhD). Cornell University. Retrieved 2 July 2020.

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