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This species is accepted, and its native range is Central & S. Europe to Caucasus.

Native to:

Albania, Austria, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, East Aegean Is., France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, North Caucasus, Poland, Romania, Spain, Switzerland, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Norway, Sweden

Cotoneaster tomentosus (Aiton) Lindl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Heldreich [2682] K000758528

First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 13: 101 (1821)

Accepted by

  • Dickoré, W.B. & Kasperek, G. (2010). Species of Cotoneaster (Rosaceae, Maloideae) indigenous to, naturalising or commonly cultivated in Central Europe Willdenowia 40: 13-45.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Kurtto, A., Sennikov, A.N. & Lampinen, R. (2013). Atlas Florae Europaeae. Distribution of vascular plants in Europe 16: 1-168.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0