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The record derives from RJP (data supplied on ) which reports it as a synonym (record 17068) with original publication details: The gardeners dictionary: eighth edition The gardeners dictionary: eighth edition; 1768 Mespilus no.1 1768.
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This name record (from RJP) was not included in version 1 of The Plant List. It is possible the same name was included from a different data source, to check this you can search for Mespilus sylvestris in version 1 of The Plant List.