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Taxon: Malus mandshurica (Maxim.) Kom. ex Skvortsov

Genus: Malus
Section: Gymnomeles
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Maleae
Subtribe: Malinae
Nomen number: 104672
Place of publication: Izv. Glavn. Bot. Sada S.S.S.R. 24:146. 1925 "manshurica" (Tipi Rastit. Iuzhno-Ussur. Kraia 93. 1917, nom. nud.; Rastit. Iuzhno-Ussur. Kraia 75. 1923)
Link to protologue:
Comment: authorship verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 28-Jun-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • Manchurian crab apple  (Source: Websters Dict) - English
  • ezo-no-ko-ringo  (Source: F Japan) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • manchurisk bärapel  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish
  • mao shan jing zi  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese
  • jablonja man'čžurskaja  (Source: Mansf Ency) - Transliterated Russian

Distributional Range:


    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Primorye, Sakhalin]
    • CHINA: China [Heilongjiang Sheng, Hebei Sheng, Gansu Sheng, Jilin Sheng, Liaoning Sheng, Shanxi Sheng, Shaanxi Sheng, Nei Mongol Zizhiqu]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaidô, Honshu] Korea


  1. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6
  2. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934-1964. Flora SSSR. Note: lists as "Malus manshurica"
  3. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).
  4. 1961. Webster's third new international dictionary.

Check other web resources for Malus mandshurica (Maxim.) Kom. ex Skvortsov :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2022. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: http://www.narc.gov.jo/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=104672. Accessed 22 January 2022.