Taxon: Malus sylvestris auct.

Synonym of Malus domestica Borkh.

Genus: Malus
Section: Malus
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Maleae
Subtribe: Malinae
Nomen number: 410496
Place of publication:
Link to protologue:
  • • a name sometimes used for the cultivated apple
  • • non Malus sylvestris (L.) Mill., a wild crabapple species
Name Verified on: 02-Apr-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Feb-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Other conspecific taxa:


  • Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  • Kingsbury, J. M. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. 1964 (Kingsbury)

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