Taxon profile


Tilia L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Malvales »  family Malvaceae »  subfamily Tilioideae

Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Phytoptus abnormis Garman, 1883, Phytoptus bursarius (Nalepa, 1918), Phytoptus erinotes (Nalepa, 1918), Phytoptus stenoporus (Nalepa, 1918), Eriophyes exilis (Nalepa, 1892), ...

consumer: Rhyncolus sculpturatus Waltl, 1839, Phloeophagus thompsoni (Grill, 1896), Trachodes hispidus (Linnaeus, 1758), Marumba dyras (Walker, 1865)

consumer (larval stage only): Paonias excaecata (J. E. Smith, 1797) - Blinded Sphinx Moth

fungi: Boletus reticulatus Schaeff.

Included taxa

Number of records: 28

species Tilia americana L. - American Basswood

Tilia americana

species Tilia amurensis Rupr.
species Tilia caucasica Rupr.
species Tilia chinensis Maxim.
species Tilia cordata Mill. - Small-leaved Lime

Tilia cordata

species Tilia croizatii Chun & Wong
species Tilia dasystyla Stev.
species Tilia euchlora K. Koch

Tilia euchlora

species Tilia henryana Szyszył.
species Tilia insularis Nakai

Tilia insularis

species Tilia japonica (Miq.) Simonkai. - Japanese Lime
species Tilia mandshurica Rupr. & Maxim.
species Tilia mongolica Maxim.

Tilia mongolica

species Tilia oliveri Szysz.
species Tilia paucicostata Maxim.

Tilia paucicostata

species Tilia petiolaris DC. - Pendent Silver Linden

Tilia petiolaris

species Tilia platyphyllos Scop. - Large-leaved Lime

Tilia platyphyllos

species Tilia tomentosa Moench - Silver Lime

Tilia tomentosa

species Tilia tuan Szyszyl.

Fossil taxa

species Tilia brabenecii Z. Kvaček & Bůžek
species Tilia brassicoides (Sap.) Z. Kvaček
Tertiary: Rupelian
species Tilia gigantea Ett.
Tertiary: Rupelian
species Tilia populifolia Lesquereux
species Tilia vindobonensis Stur.

Tilia vindobonensis


hybrid Tilia × flaccida Host ex Bayer

Tilia × flaccida

hybrid Tilia × flavescens A. Braun
hybrid Tilia × moltkei Späth ex C.K. Schneid.

Tilia × moltkei

hybrid Tilia × vulgaris Hayne - common linden

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 Tilia L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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