Pyracantha M.Roem.

First published in Fam. Nat. Syn. Monogr. 3: 219 (1847)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is S. Central & S. Europe to Iran, Himalaya to China and Indo-China, Taiwan.

Distribution

Native to:

Albania, Assam, Bulgaria, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, France, Greece, India, Iran, Italy, Krym, Laos, Lebanon-Syria, Myanmar, Nepal, North Caucasus, Pakistan, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Alabama, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Arizona, Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Cape Provinces, Corse, Florida, Free State, Georgia, Germany, Great Britain, Guatemala, Hawaii, Indiana, Ireland, Kansas, Korea, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Louisiana, Maryland, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, New South Wales, New York, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, North Carolina, Northern Provinces, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Peru, Portugal, Queensland, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Uzbekistan, Virginia, Washington

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • 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.

Sources

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0