Cotoneaster affinis Lindl.

First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 13: 101 (1821)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is N. Pakistan to S. Central China and Myanmar. It is a shrub or tree and grows primarily in the temperate biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Assam, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Tibet, West Himalaya

Introduced into:

Great Britain, Spain, Washington

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Aymerich, P. (2019). Notes sobre flora allòctona a Catalunya. II. Butlletí de la Institució Catalana d’Història Natural 83: 3-21.
  • Dickoré, W.B. & Kasperek, G. (2010). Species of Cotoneaster (Rosaceae, Maloideae) indigenous to, naturalising or commonly cultivated in Central Europe. Willdenowia 40: 13-45.
  • Kurtto, A., Sennikov, A.N. & Lampinen, R. (2013). Atlas Florae Europaeae. Distribution of vascular plants in Europe 16: 1-168.
  • Landrein, S. & al. (2017). Flora of Pakistan 221: 1-161. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.
  • Watson, M.F. & al. (eds.) (2011). Flora of Nepal 3: 1-425. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2003). Flora of China 9: 1-494. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Aymerich, P. (2019). Notes sobre flora allòctona a Catalunya. II. Butlletí de la Institució Catalana d’Història Natural 83: 3-21.
  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2014). Flora of North America North of Mexico 9: 1-713. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
  • Kurtto, A., Sennikov, A.N. & Lampinen, R. (2013). Atlas Florae Europaeae. Distribution of vascular plants in Europe 16: 1-168.
  • Landrein, S. & al. (2017). Flora of Pakistan 221: 1-161. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.
  • Watson, M.F. & al. (eds.) (2011). Flora of Nepal 3: 1-425. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2003). Flora of China 9: 1-494. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 658], Nepal K001111526 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 658], Nepal K001111525 Yes
Kamrup [Cat. no. 658], India K001111527 Yes
Govan, G. [Cat. no. 659], India Cotoneaster obtusus K001111532 Yes
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 659], India Cotoneaster obtusus K001111528 Yes
Moorcroft, W. [Cat. no. 659], India Cotoneaster obtusus K001111530 Yes
Govan, G. [Cat. no. 659], India Cotoneaster obtusus K001111533 Yes
Moorcroft, W. [Cat. no. 659], India Cotoneaster obtusus K001111529 Yes
Govan, G. [Cat. no. 659], India Cotoneaster obtusus K001111531 Yes
Jun 1, 1950 Wallich [659], India Cotoneaster bacillaris K000758577 Yes
Blinkworth, R. [659], India Cotoneaster bacillaris K000758572 Yes
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 660], India Cotoneaster bacillaris K001111534 Yes
Wallich [660], India Cotoneaster bacillaris K000758578 Yes
Griffith [s.n.], Myanmar Cotoneaster bacillaris K000758575 Yes
Blinkworth, R. [660], India Cotoneaster bacillaris K000758579 Yes
s.n. [992], Myanmar Cotoneaster bacillaris K000758576 Yes

Sources

  • 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 Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 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 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images