Crataegus arborea

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Crataegus arborea
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Genus: Crataegus
Series: Crus-galli
(Loudon) Rehder[1]
Species: C. arborea
Binomial name
Crataegus arborea
Beadle
Synonyms[1][2]
  • Crataegus ohioensis Sarg.
  • Crataegus pyracanthoides Beadle
  • Crataegus arborea var. ohioensis (Sarg.) Kruschke
  • Crataegus pyracanthoides var. arborea (Beadle) E.J.Palmer

Crataegus arborea, the Montgomery hawthorn, is a North American species of hawthorn, native to the eastern United States. It is a shrub or small tree.

Distribution[edit]

Crataegus arborea is found in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Indiana, Missouri, Ohio, Tennessee, and West Virginia.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Phipps, J.B.; Robertson, K.R.; Smith, P.G.; Rohrer, J.R. (1990). A checklist of the subfamily Maloideae (Rosaceae). Canadian Journal of Botany. 68(10): 2209–2269.
  2. ^ The Plant List, Crataegus arborea Beadle
  3. ^ United States Department of Agriculture Plants Profile - Crataegus arborea, accessed 12.2.2010