Integrated Taxonomic Information System - Report

Go to Print Version

Sorbus  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 25318

(Download Help) Sorbus TSN 25318

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): mountain-ash [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyRosaceae  – roses  
                               GenusSorbus L. – mountain-ash  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Sorbus alnifolia (Siebold & Zucc.) K. Koch  
                                  Species Sorbus americana Marshall – American mountain-ash 
                                  Species Sorbus aria (L.) Crantz – whitebeam, chess-apple 
                                  Species Sorbus aucuparia L. – rowan, rowan-berry, European mountain-ash 
                                  Species Sorbus californica Greene – California mountain-ash 
                                  Species Sorbus commixta Hedl.  
                                  Species Sorbus decora (Sarg.) C.K. Schneid. – northern mountain-ash 
                                  Species Sorbus domestica L. – servicetree 
                                  Species Sorbus hybrida L. – oakleaf mountain-ash 
                                  Species Sorbus intermedia (Ehrh.) Pers. – Swedish whitebeam 
                                  Species Sorbus sambucifolia (Cham. & Schltdl.) M. Roem. – Siberian mountain-ash 
                                  Species Sorbus scopulina Greene – Cascade mountain-ash, Greene's mountain-ash 
                                  Species Sorbus sitchensis M. Roem. – western mountain-ash 
                                  Species Sorbus X thuringiaca (Ilse) Fritsch – mountain-ash 
                                  Species Sorbus tianschanica Rupr.  
                                  Species Sorbus torminalis (L.) Crantz – checkertree, chequers, wild servicetree 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Sorbus   
  Source: Rosaceae of North America Update, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Sorbus   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Sorbus   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Sorbus   
  Publication Date:    
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.:    
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for:    

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division:    






 Subordinate Taxa  Rank  Verified Standards Met  Verified Min Standards Met  Unverified Percent Standards Met

A gray graphic bar
Search on:  Any Name or TSN  Common Name  Scientific Name  TSN

Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal Register. For further information on U.S. legal requirements with respect to protected taxa, please contact the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A gray bar