Genus: Pyrus L.

sect. Pashia

Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Maleae
Subtribe: Malinae
Genus number: 28565
Last updated: 18-Dec-2008
Accession Count: 870 (581 active, 51 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Jiang, S. et al. 2016. Primitive genepools of Asian pears and their complex hybrid origins inferred from fluorescent Sequence-Specific Amplification Polymorphism (SSAP) markers based on LTR Retrotransposons. PLoS One 11(2): e0149192.

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Pyrus
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 20 August 2019.