African Plant Database

Malus domestica Borkh.
Protologue : Theor. Prakt. Handb. Forstbot. 2: 1272 (1803)
Information on the genus : Malus
Basionym : Pyrus malus L.
Statuts nomenclatural : superfluous name
Status for NA : rejected (cultivated), is synonym of : Malus pumila Mill.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pyrus malus L. (1753)
 Malus communis Desf. (1798)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Malus sylvestris Mill. (1768)
=Malus pumila Mill. (1768)
=Pyrus malus auct.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • Fl. Iberica 6: 440 (1998). 
  • Telopea 9: 427 (2001).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Germplasm Resources Information Network
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
see under efloramaghreb
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Record n°152668 modified 2011-11-23
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