Family:
Rosaceae Juss.

Photinia Lindl.

This genus is accepted, and its native range is China to Temp. E. Asia and Tropical Asia, Mexico to Central America.

Native to:

Assam, Belize, Borneo, California, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, El Salvador, Guatemala, Hainan, Honduras, India, Japan, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, Nicaragua, Ogasawara-shoto, Panamá, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Introduced into:

Alabama, Bolivia, Bulgaria, Georgia, Illinois, Korea, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, Washington

Photinia Lindl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
s.coll. [Cat. no. s.n.] K001132341 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 671] K001132340 Yes

First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 13: 103 (1821)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

  • 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