EPPO Global Database

Ilex canariensis(ILECS)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ILECS
  • Preferred name: Ilex canariensis
  • Authority: Poiret


Endemic to Macaronesia (Canaries, Madeira). Not to be confused with Ilex perado, another Macaronesian endemic, which has distinct subspecies in each of the island groups.

Common names
Name Language
small-leaved holly English
kleinblättrige Stechpalme German
acebiño Spanish
azevinho Portuguese
azevinho-das-canárias Portuguese
azevino-das-rochas Portuguese
падуб канарский Russian