Taxon profile


Common Ash
Fraxinus excelsior L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Lamiales »  family Oleaceae »  genus Fraxinus - ash

Other names

= Black Ash
= European Ash

Near Threatened


outer bark

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Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Orobanche laxissima Rätzel & Uhlich

consumer: Pogonocherus hispidus (Linnaeus, 1758), Tetrops starkii Chevrolat, 1859, Platyrhinus resinosus (J.A. Scopoli, 1763) - Cramp-ball Fungus Weevil, Clytus arietis arietis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Included taxa

Number of records: 1

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 Fraxinus excelsior L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN ARKive [/ash/fraxinus-excelsior/]

ARKive []
Data retrieved on: 16 December 2010
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Fraxinus excelsior L.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Fraxinus excelsior L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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