Pyrus spinosa Forssk.

First published in Fl. Aegypt.-Arab.: 211 (1775)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Medit. It is a tree and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Albania, Bulgaria, Corse, France, Greece, Italy, Sardegna, Sicilia, Spain, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Hungary

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Kurtto, A., Sennikov, A.N. & Lampinen, R. (2013). Atlas Florae Europaeae. Distribution of vascular plants in Europe 16: 1-168.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • (2021). https://doi.org/10.1556/034.63.2021.3-4.1. epublication.
  • Kurtto, A., Sennikov, A.N. & Lampinen, R. (2013). Atlas Florae Europaeae. Distribution of vascular plants in Europe 16: 1-168.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Bove, N. [477] Syria Pyrus amygdaliformis K000758066 Unknown Type Material Yes
Hepper, F.N. [4254] Turkey Pyrus amygdaliformis K000809214 No
United Kingdom Pyrus amygdaliformis K:SPC-65726.000 No

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • IUCN Categories

    • IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
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  • 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 Living Collection Database

    • Common Names from Plants and People Africa http://www.plantsandpeopleafrica.com/
  • 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
  • Kew Science Photographs

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