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Taxon: Pyracantha coccinea M. Roem.

 
Genus: Pyracantha
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Maleae
Subtribe: Malinae
Nomen number: 30398
Place of publication: Fam. nat. syn. monogr. 3:219. 1847, nom. cons.
Link to protologue:
Comments:
  • • conserved (nom. cons.) against the heterotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. IV) Mespilus pauciflora Poir., nom. rej.
  • • a nom. nov. for Mespilus pyracantha L.
Name Verified on: 01-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 26 (10 active, 5 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Iran (n.), Lebanon, Syria, Turkey
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Ukraine [Krym]
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Macedonia, Montenegro
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (s.), Spain (n.e.)


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

    Uncertain

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Italy


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Brummitt, R. K. 2000. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 49. Taxon 49:268. Note: conservation proposal recommended
  3. Castroviejo, S. et al., eds. 1989-. Flora iberica: plantas vasculares de la Peninsula Iberica e Islas Baleares.
  4. Davis, P. H., ed. 1965-1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands.
  5. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  6. Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  7. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  8. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934-1964. Flora SSSR.
  9. Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976)
  10. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  11. Mouterde, P. 1966-. Nouvelle flore du Liban et de la Syrie.
  12. Muñoz Garmendia, F. & C. Aedo. 1998. (1335) Proposal to conserve the name Pyracantha coccinea against Mespilus pauciflora (Rosaceae). Taxon 47:171-172.
  13. Pignatti, S. 1982. Flora d'Italia.
  14. Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963-. Flora iranica.
  15. Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest. 1966-. Flora of Iraq.
  16. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964-1980. Flora europaea.
  17. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.
  18. 2018. Mid-Atlantic invasive plant species (on-line resource)

Check other web resources for Pyracantha coccinea M. Roem. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Pyracantha coccinea cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?30398. Accessed 18 November 2019.