Sorbus anglica

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Sorbus anglica
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,[2] 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[3] individuals.


  1. ^ Beech, E. & Rivers, M.C. 2017. Sorbus anglica. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2017: e.T34731A81170965. Downloaded on 25 October 2017.
  2. ^ "NBN Taxonomic and Designation Information: Sorbus anglica". National Biodiversity Network. Joint Nature Conservation Committee. Retrieved 29 June 2012. 
  3. ^ David Jones, Welsh Wildlife, 2003, "Trees", p. 39.