Elaeagnus Tourn. ex L.

This genus is accepted, and its native range is E. Europe to Asia, NE. Australia, N. America.

Native to:

Afghanistan, Alaska, Alberta, Altay, Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Bismarck Archipelago, Borneo, British Columbia, California, Cambodia, Central European Rus, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Colorado, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, East Himalaya, Hainan, Idaho, India, Inner Mongolia, Iran, Japan, Jawa, Kazakhstan, Kazan-retto, Kirgizstan, Korea, Kuril Is., Laos, Lebanon-Syria, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Manchuria, Manitoba, Maryland, Minnesota, Mongolia, Montana, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Guinea, New York, North Caucasus, North Dakota, Northwest Territorie, Nunavut, Ogasawara-shoto, Ontario, Pakistan, Palestine, Philippines, Qinghai, Queensland, Québec, Rhode I., Saskatchewan, Solomon Is., South Dakota, South European Russi, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Tadzhikistan, Taiwan, Texas, Thailand, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Utah, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Washington, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Wyoming, Xinjiang, Yukon

Introduced into:

Alabama, Albania, Algeria, Argentina Northeast, Argentina South, Arizona, Arkansas, Austria, Baltic States, Bermuda, Bulgaria, Connecticut, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, Delaware, Denmark, District of Columbia, Finland, Florida, France, Georgia, Great Britain, Greece, Hawaii, Hungary, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Iraq, Italy, Kansas, Kentucky, Kriti, Krym, Louisiana, Madeira, Maine, Massachusetts, Mauritius, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Morocco, Nebraska, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New Zealand North, North Carolina, Norway, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Primorye, Romania, South Carolina, Spain, Sweden, Tennessee, Tunisia, Turkey-in-Europe, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin

Elaeagnus Tourn. ex L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. s.n.], Myanmar K001132524 Yes

First published in Sp. Pl.: 121 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Science Photographs

    Copyright applied to individual images