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Docynia (栘木衣属, yí mù yī shǔ) is a genus of flowering trees, evergreen or semi-evergreen, in the family Rosaceae.[1] The fruit is a pome.

Docynia
Docynia delavayi - Kunming Botanical Garden - DSC02821.JPG
Docynia delavayi
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Subtribe: Malinae
Genus: Docynia
Decne.

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Formerly placed hereEdit

Malus doumeri resembles Docynia, but the internal structure of the fruit matches Malus.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Gu Cuizhi and Stephen A. Spongberg. "Docynia". Flora of China. Retrieved 17 December 2014.
  2. ^ Gu Cuizhi and Stephen A. Spongberg. "Malus doumeri". Flora of China. Retrieved 17 December 2014.
  • Decaisne, Nouv. Arch. Mus. Hist. Nat. 10: 125, 131. 1874.

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