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Taxon: Cotoneaster franchetii Bois

Genus: Cotoneaster
Family: Rosaceae subfamily: Amygdaloideae tribe: Maleae subtribe: Malinae.
Nomen number: 11737
Place of publication: Rev. Hort. (Paris) 74:379, fig. 159-161,164. 1902
Name verified on: 01-Aug-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 01-Aug-2008
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • Franchet's cotoneaster   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • dwergmispel   (Source: Weeds SAfr 2001 ) – Afrikaans
  • oranje cotoneaster   (Source: Weeds SAfr 2001 ) – Afrikaans
  • xi nan xun zi   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • Franchets Zwergmispel   (Source: Zander ed17 ) – German
  • wintergrüne Zwergmispel   (Source: Zander ed17 [as C. sternianus]) – German   [Cotoneaster franchetii var. sternianus]
  • koralloxbär   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China - Guizhou, Sichuan, Xizang, Yunnan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indo-China: Myanmar [n.]; Thailand [n.]

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AFRICA
    Southern Africa: South Africa
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia [s.w.]
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • EUROPE
    Europe
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959–. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  • Dickoré, W. B. & G. Kasperek. 2010. Species of Cotoneaster (Rosaceae, Maloideae) indigenous to, naturalising or commonly cultivated in central Europe. Willdenowia 40:27.
  • Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage.
  • Flinck, K. E. & B. Hylmö. 1966. A list of series and species in the genus Cotoneaster. Bot. Not. 119:456.
  • Henderson, L. 2001. Alien weeds and invasive plants: a complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. Plant Protection Research Institute, Handbook 12.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. 1970–. Flora of Thailand.
  • St. John, H. 1973. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands. [cultivated].
  • Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest. 1966–. Flora of Iraq. [mentions].
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
More:

Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Cotoneaster franchetii Bois:

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP: North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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.

Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?11737 (21 November 2014)

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