Taxon profile


Pieris D. Don

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Ericales »  family Ericaceae »  subfamily Vaccinioideae

Scientific synonyms

Ampelothamnus Small
Arcterica Coville
Portuna Nuttall

Included taxa

Number of records: 7

species Pieris cubensis (Grisebach) Small.
species Pieris floribunda (Pursh) Benth. & Hook. f. - Mountain Fetterbush

Pieris floribunda

species Pieris formosa (Wallich) D. Don

Pieris formosa

species Pieris japonica (Thunb.) D. Don ex G. Don - Japanese Andromeda

Pieris japonica

species Pieris nana (Maxim.) Makino
species Pieris phillyreifolia (Hook.) DC. - Climbing Fetterbush
species Pieris swinhoei Hemsley

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Pieris D. Don]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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