Sorbus anglica

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Sorbus anglica
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Genus: Sorbus
Species: S. anglica
Binomial name
Sorbus anglica

Sorbus anglica, the English whitebeam,[1] is a species of whitebeam tree in the Rosaceae family. It is uncommonly found in Ireland and the United Kingdom, with an entire British population estimated at about 600.[2] individuals.


  1. ^ "NBN Taxonomic and Designation Information: Sorbus anglica". National Biodiversity Network. Joint Nature Conservation Committee. Retrieved 29 June 2012. 
  2. ^ David Jones, Welsh Wildlife, 2003, "Trees", p. 39.