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SPECIES: Ribes velutinum | Desert Gooseberry
ABBREVIATION : RIBVEL SYNONYMS : NO-ENTRY SCS PLANT CODE : RIVE RIVEG RIVEV COMMON NAMES : desert gooseberry Gooding's gooseberry TAXONOMY : The currently accepted scientific name for desert gooseberry is Ribes velutinum Greene [8,30]. It is a memeber of the gooseberry family (Grossulariaceae). Kartesz [30] recognizes the following two varieties: R. v. var. goodingii (M. E. Peck) C. L. Hitchc. (Gooding's gooseberry) R. v. var. velutinum Greene (desert gooseberry) A third variety of desert gooseberry may be described based on specimens collected in the Salmon River Canyon, near the mouth of Panther Creek, Idaho [29]. LIFE FORM : Shrub FEDERAL LEGAL STATUS : No special status OTHER STATUS : NO-ENTRY COMPILED BY AND DATE : G. Winkler, August 1987 LAST REVISED BY AND DATE : K. Anna Marshall, May 1995 AUTHORSHIP AND CITATION : Marshall, K. Anna. 1995; Winkler, G. 1987. Ribes velutinum. In: Remainder of Citation

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