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Crataegus kansuensis E. H. Wilson
Determined by: Roman Ufimov, 1 August 2019
Sichuan: Luhuo Xian. Between the cities of Kangding and Luhuo on highway 317. Secondary forest of Betula, Picea and Abies with intermixed shrubs of Cotoneaster, Lonicera, Salix, Rhamnus, Rosa and Crataegus. 31°8'31"N, 100°54'32"E; 3100-3200 m.
Banks of stream and edge of forest in dry soil, in partial shade. Tree ca. 5 m tall; fruit pale green, reddish at apex of ovary. Initially identified as Crataegus chungtienensis W. W. Smith, then as Crataegus aurantia Pojarkova by Knud I. Christensen, 2011.
David E. Boufford, Michael J. Donoghue & Richard H. Ree
27762 31 August 1997

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