Taxon: Crataegus songarica K. Koch

Genus: Crataegus
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Maleae
Subtribe: Malinae
Nomen number: 313780
Place of publication: Verh. Vereins Beförd. Gartenbaues Königl. Preuss. Staaten ser. 2, 1:287. 1853
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 15-Jun-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 5 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • zhun ge er shan zha  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China Xinjiang
    • Middle Asia: Kazakhstan ; Kyrgyzstan ; Tajikistan
    • Western Asia: Afghanistan ; Iran
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: Pakistan


  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  • Cinovskis, R. E. 1971. Crataegi Baltici 93.
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Crataegus songarica K. Koch :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Crataegus songarica 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.