The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Sorbus americana Marshall is an accepted name

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

The record derives from RJP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 6184) with original publication details: Arbustrum americanum: the american grove Arbustrum americanum: the american grove; 1785 145 1785.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:240773-2.

Synonyms:

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Aucuparia americana (Marshall) Nieuwl. Synonym H RJP
Pyrus americana S.Watson & J.M.Coult. Synonym H RJP
Pyrus americana (Willd.) DC. Synonym H RJP
Pyrus americana var. microcarpa (Pursh) Torr. & A.Gray Synonym L RJP
Pyrus microcarpa (Pursh) DC. Synonym H RJP
Pyrus microcarpa (Pursh) Spreng. Synonym H RJP
Sorbus americana Willd. Synonym H RJP
Sorbus americana var. microcarpa (Pursh) Wenz. Synonym L RJP
Sorbus aucuparia Michx. Synonym H RJP
Sorbus micrantha hort. angl. ex Dum.Cours. Synonym H RJP
Sorbus microcarpa Pursh Synonym H RJP
Sorbus riparia Raf. Synonym H RJP

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Sorbus americana var. groenlandica C.K.Schneid. Unresolved L RJP
Sorbus americana var. japonica (Maxim.) Kitam. Unresolved L RJP
Sorbus americana var. micrantha (hort. angl. ex Dum.Cours.) K.Koch Unresolved L RJP 1

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Earlier versions

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 Sorbus americana in version 1 of The Plant List.