African Plant Database

Eriobotrya japonica (Thunb.) Lindl.
Protologue : Trans. Linn. Soc. London 13: 102 (1821) 
Information on the genus : Eriobotrya
Basionym : Mespilus japonica Thunb.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (problematic)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mespilus japonica Thunb. (1780)
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Tree; Subhumid; Anthropic; 1500-1999 m; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Eur. 2: 71 (1968).
  • Fl. Afrique N. 15: 123 (1980).
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • Fl. Iberica 6: 391 (1998). 
  • List. Esp. Sylv. Canarias : 108 (2004).
  • Borges P.A.V., C. Abreu & al. (2008). A list of the terrestrial fungi, flora and fauna of Madeira and Selvagens archipelagos. Direcção Regional do Ambiente da Madeira and Universidade dos Açores
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Record n°84227 modified 2007-04-20
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