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This species is accepted, and its native range is Europe to Turkey.

Native to:

Albania, Austria, Baltic States, Belgium, Bulgaria, Central European Rus, Corse, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, East European Russia, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sardegna, Sicilia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Ukraine, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Argentina South, Queensland

Malus sylvestris (L.) Mill. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Nov 1, 1977 Brummitt, R.K. [66], Spain K000782651
Nov 1, 1977 Stainton, J.D.A. [7372], Greece K000782652
Nov 1, 1977 Meebold, A. [s.n.], Austria K000782644
Nov 1, 1977 Dybowski, W. [947], Lithuania K000782646
Nov 1, 1977 Kerner, A. [2438], Austria K000782645
Apr 5, 1967 Riddelsdell, H.J. [vc23], United Kingdom K000782615
Ross-Craig, S. [1775], United Kingdom 15634.000
Melville, R. [55.22], United Kingdom K000782628
Vercourt, B. [5330], United Kingdom K000782639
J.R.S. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000782621
Ross-Crag, S. [1775], United Kingdom K000782618
s.coll [s.n.], United Kingdom Pyrus malus var. sylvestris K000782636
Frasser, J. [s.n.], United Kingdom Pyrus malus var. sylvestris K000782622

First published in Gard. Dict. ed. 8: Malus n.º 1 (1768)

Accepted by

  • Kurtto, A., Sennikov, A.N. & Lampinen, R. (2013). Atlas Florae Europaeae. Distribution of vascular plants in Europe 16: 1-168.
  • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Lambion, J., Delvosalle, L. & Duvigneaud, J. (2004). Nouvelle flore de la Belgique du G. D. de Luxembourg, du Nord de la France et des régions voisines, ed. 5: 1-1167. Edition du Patrimoine du Jardin botanique national de Belgique.
  • Hnatiuk, R.J. (1990). Census of Australian vascular plants Australian Flora and Fauna Series 11: 1-650.
  • Davis, P.H. (ed.) (1972). Flora of Turkey and the East Aegean Islands 4: 1-657. Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Kurtto, A., Sennikov, A.N. & Lampinen, R. (2013). Atlas Florae Europaeae. Distribution of vascular plants in Europe 16: 1-168.
  • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Hnatiuk, R.J. (1990). Census of Australian vascular plants Australian Flora and Fauna Series 11: 1-650.
  • Davis, P.H. (ed.) (1972). Flora of Turkey and the East Aegean Islands 4: 1-657. Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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