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Taxon: Photinia villosa (Thunb.) DC.

Synonym of Pourthiaea villosa (Thunb.) Decne. var. villosa

Genus: Photinia
Family: Rosaceae
Nomen number: 28086
Place of publication: Prodr. 2:631. 1825
Name verified on: 17-Nov-2015 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 17-Nov-2015
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME. (previously associated with 18 accessions)

Economic importance:


  • 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). [accepts].
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959–. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. [accepts].
  • Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. [accepts].
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. [accepts].
  • Forest Experimental Station, Korea. 1966. Illustrated woody plants of Korea.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. [accepts].
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. 1993–. Flora of Japan.
  • Jiangsu Inst. Bot., ed. v. 1; Shan. R. H., ed. v. 2. 1977–1982. Jiangsu Zhiwuzhi (Flora of Jiangsu). [accepts].
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. [accepts].
  • Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.).
  • Steward, A. N. 1958. Manual of vascular plants of the lower Yangtze valley. [accepts].
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986–. European garden flora. [accepts].
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition). [accepts].

Check other web resources for Photinia villosa (Thunb.) DC.:

  • 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.

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
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