African Plant Database

Malus communis Desf.
Protologue : Fl. Atlant. 1: 398 (1798) 
Information on the genus : Malus
Basionym : Pyrus malus L.
Statuts nomenclatural : new combination
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Malus pumila Mill.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Malus pumila Mill.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pyrus malus L. (1753)
 Malus domestica Borkh. (1803)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Malus sylvestris Mill. (1768)
=Malus pumila Mill. (1768)
=Pyrus malus auct.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Bonnet, E. & Barratte, J. F.G. (1896). Exploration Scientifique de la Tunisie. Catalogue Raisonne des Plantes Vasculaires de la Tunisie.   
  • Iles Canaries [Pitard & Proust]: 182 (1908 [1909]) 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°84231 modified 2009-05-05
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