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Rubus insons is a North American species of flowering plants in the rose family. It has been found only in the States of New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Vermont, and New Hampshire in the northeastern United States.[2][3]

Rubus insons
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Genus: Rubus
Species:
R. insons
Binomial name
Rubus insons
Synonyms[1]
  • Rubus honorus L.H.Bailey
  • Rubus janssonii L.H.Bailey

The genetics of Rubus is extremely complex, so that it is difficult to decide on which groups should be recognized as species. There are many rare species with limited ranges such as this. Further study is suggested to clarify the taxonomy.[4]

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