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Taxon: Ilex mucronata (L.) M. Powell et al.

Genus: Ilex
Family: Aquifoliaceae.
Nomen number: 429925
Place of publication: Kew Bull. 55:345. 2000
Name verified on: 13-Jan-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
No species priority site assigned.
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System.


Common names:

  • catberry   (Source: F Canada [as Nemopanthus mucronata]) – English
  • mountain holly   (Source: F Canada [as Nemopanthus mucronata]) – English

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    Eastern Canada: Canada - New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec
    Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia
    North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, Minnesota, Wisconsin
    Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Delaware, Maryland

References:

  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. [= Nemopanthus mucronatus].
  • Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles. 1999. Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York. [= Nemopanthus mucronatus].
  • Powell, M. et al. 2000. The mountain holly (Nemopanthus mucronatus: Aquifoliaceae) revisited with molecular data. Kew Bull. 55:341–347.
  • Scoggan, H. J. 1978–1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. [= Nemopanthus mucronata].
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Synonyms:


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Images:

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  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images 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?429925 (01 October 2014)

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