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This name record (from Tropicos) is not included in version 1.1 of The Plant List. It is possible the same name is included from a different data source, to check this you can search for Photinia melanocarpa in version 1.1 of The Plant List.

M Photinia melanocarpa (Michx.) K.R. Robertson & J.B. Phipps is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Photinia (family Rosaceae).

The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as an accepted name (record 50213457) with original publication details: Syst. Bot. 16(2): 391 391 1991.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Adenorachis melanocarpa (Michx.) Nieuwl. Synonym M TRO
Aronia melanocarpa (Michx.) Elliott Synonym M TRO
Mespilus arbutifolia var. melanocarpa Michx. Synonym L TRO
Pyrus arbutifolia var. melanocarpa (Michx.) Hook. Synonym L TRO
Pyrus melanocarpa (Michx.) Willd. Synonym M TRO
Sorbus melanocarpa (Michx.) Heynh. Synonym M TRO

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