Taxon profile


Cydonia oblonga Mill.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Rosales »  family Rosaceae »  genus Cydonia - cydonia

Scientific synonyms

Pyrus cydonia L.
Cydonia vulgaris Pers.

Other names

= Common Quince


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Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Monilinia fructigena Honey - Brown Rot of Fruit, Erwinia amylovora (Burrill 1882) Winslow et al. 1920 - Fire Blight

consumer: Isotomus speciosus (Schneider, 1787), Leiopus nebulosus (Linnaeus, 1758), Tatianaerhynchites aequatus (Linnaeus, 1767), Leucoptera malifoliella (O. Costa, 1836) - Apple Leaf Miner, Chlorophorus glabromaculatus (Goeze, 1777) - Spotted Longicorn

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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Cydonia oblonga Mill.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Cydonia oblonga Mill.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Cydonia oblonga Mill.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Seznam cévnatých rostlin květeny České republiky, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Cydonia oblonga Mill.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014
EN Pyšek P., Sádlo J. & Mandák B. (2002): Catalogue of alien plants of the Czech Republic [], Preslia 74(2): 97–186, 2002. [as Cydonia oblonga Mill.]

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