New York Metropolitan Flora

Genus: Phoradendron

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Nomenclature

Viscum groep Baratostachys Korth., Verh. Batav. Genootsch. Kunsten 17: 236. 1839. Baratostachys (Korth.) Kuntze in Post & Kuntze, Lex. Gen. Phan. 60. 1903. TYPE: Not designated.

Phoradendron Nutt., J. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia ser. 2. 1: 185. 1848. LECTOTYPE: Phoradendron californicum Nutt., designated by Britton & Brown (1913).

Key to the species of Phoradendron

 

List of Phoradendron Species

References to Phoradendron

  • Abbott, J. R.; Thompson, R. L. 2011. New combinations in Phoradendron leucarpum (Viscaceae). J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 5: 139-141.
  • Allard, H. A. 1943. The eastern false mistletoe (Phoradendron flavescens); when does it flower? Castanea 8(4): 72-8.
  • Ashworth, V. 2000. Phylogenetic relationships in Phoradendreae (Viscaceae) inferred from three regions of the nuclear ribosomal cistron. I. Major lineages and paraphyly of Phoradendron. Syst. Bot. 25: 349-370.
  • Ashworth, V. 2000. Phylogenetic relationships in Phoradendreae (Viscaceae) inferred from three regions of the nuclear ribosomal cistron. II. The North American species of Phoradendron. Aliso 19: 41-53.
  • Baldwin, J. T. 1949. Mistletoe on persimmon. Rhodora 51(605): 105-6.
  • Baldwin, J. T.; Speese, B. M. 1957. Phoradendron flavescens: chromosomes, seedlings, and hosts. Amer. J. Bot. 44: 136-40.
  • Britton, Nathaniel L. 1884. The range of Phoradendron. Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 11: 76.
  • Calvin, C. L. 1967. Anatomy of the endophytic system of the mistletoe, Phoradendron flavescens. Bot. Gaz. 128(2): 117-37.
  • Calvin, C. L. 1967. The vascular tissues and development of sclerenchyma in the stem of the mistletoe, Phoradendron flavescens. Bot. Gaz. 128(1): 35-59.
  • Calvin, C. L. 1970. Anatomy of the aerial epidermis of the mistletoe, Phoradendron flavescens. Bot. Gaz. 131(1): 62-74.
  • Calvin, C. L. 1966. Anatomy of mistletoe (Phoradendron flavescens) seedlings grown in culture. Bot. Gaz. 127(4): 171-83.
  • Curtiss, A. H. 1878. Mistletoe parasitic on itself. Bot. Gaz. 3: 36-7.
  • Eleuterius, L. N. 1976. Observations on the mistletoe (Phoradendron flavescens) in south Mississippi, with special reference to the mortality of Quercus nigra. Castanea 41: 265-8.
  • Ferguson, K. G.; Hemmerly, T. E. 1976. Host specificity of mistletoe in middle Tennessee II: Maury County. Castanea 41: 71-2.
  • Freeland, R. O. 1943. The American mistletoe with respect to chlorophyll and photosythesis. Pl. Physiol. (Lancaster) 18: 299-302.
  • Gill, L. S.; Hawksworth, F. G. 1961. The mistletoes- a literature review.
  • Hawksworth, F. G. 1979. Computerized bibliography of the world mistletoe literature. Haustorium 4: 4.
  • James, R. L. 1958. Mistletoe in Tennessee. Castanea 23: 91-5.
  • Johnston, M. C. 1957. Phoradendron serotinum for P. flavescens (Loranthaceae): nomenclatural corrections. Southw. Naturalist 2: 45-7.
  • Kellogg, E. A. 1991. Why study mistletoes? Arnoldia (Jamaica Plain) 51: 11-7.
  • Kuijt, J. 1959. A study of heterophylly and inflorescence structure in Dendrophthora and Phoradendron (Loranthaceae). Acta Bot. Neerl. 8: 506-46.
  • Kuijt, J. 1982. The genera of Viscaceae in the southeastern United States. J. Arnold Arbor. 63: 401-10.
  • Kuijt, J. 1996. Cataphylls and taxonomy in Phoradendron and Dendrophthora (Viscaceae). Acta Bot. Neerl. 45: 263-77.
  • Kuijt, J. 2003. Monograph of Phoradendron (Viscaceae). Systematic Botany Monographs 66: 643. (ISBN 0912861665)
  • Nickrent, D. L. et.al. 2010. (1986) Proposal to conserve the name Viscum serotinum (Phoradendron serotinum) against V. leucarpum (Viscaceae). Taxon 59: 1903-1904.
  • Reed, C. F. 1960. Myrica pennsylvanica, a new host for Phoradendron flavescens in Virginia. Castanea 25: 86.
  • Reed, C. F.; Reed, P. G. 1951. Host distribution of mistletoe in Kentucky. Castanea 16: 7-15.
  • Reveal, J. L.; Johnston, M. C. 1989. A new combination in Phoradendron (Viscaceae). Taxon 38: 107-8.
  • Rucker, E.; Hemmerly, T. E. 1976. Host specificity of mistletoe in middle Tennessee I: Rutherford County. Castanea 41: 31-3.
  • Scharpf, R. E.; Hawksworth, F. G. 1974. Mistletoes on hardwoods in the United States.
  • Stalter, R. 1971. Arborescent preference of Phoradendron flavescens. Castanea 36: 61-. (Also Carya)
  • Trelease, W. 1915. Phoradendron. Proc. Nat. Acad. U.S.A. 1: 30-5.
  • Trelease, W. 1916. The genus Phoradendron. A monographic revision. Univ. Illinois Bull. 13(45): 1-224.
  • Urban, I. 1921. Phoradendron und Phoradendrum. Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 17: 251-3.
  • Wiens, D. 1964. Chromosome numbers in North American Loranthaceae: (Arceuthobium, Phoradendron, Psittacanthus, Struthanthus). Amer. J. Bot. 51: 1-6.
  • Wiens, D. 1964. Revision of the acataphyllous species of Phoradendron. Brittonia 16: 11-54.
  • Wiens, D.; Barlow, B. A. 1971. The cytogeography and relationships of the viscaceous eremolepidaceous mistletoes. Taxon 20(2-3): 313-32.
  • York, H. H. 1909. The anatomy and some of the biological aspects of the "American mistletoe," Phoradendron flavescens (Pursh) Nutt. Bull. Univ. Texas 20(Sci. 13): 1-31.