Taxon profile


Japanese Quince
Chaenomeles japonica (Thunb.) Spach

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

Scientific synonyms

Cydonia japonica (Thunb.) Pers.

Other names

= Japanese Flowering Quince
= Maule's Quince



Taxon in country check-lists*

Europe: Czech Republici, Asia: Japan

* List of countries might not be complete

Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Linda fraterna (Chevrolat, 1852)

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 Chaenomeles japonica (Thunb.) Spach]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Chaenomeles japonica (Thunb.) Spach]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Chaenomeles japonica (Thunb.) Spach]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Seznam cévnatých rostlin květeny České republiky, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Chaenomeles japonica (Thunb.) Spach]
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 Chaenomeles japonica (Thunb.) Spach]

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