EPPO Global Database

Mespilus germanica(MSPGE)

Overview
Last modification: 2001-11-08

Basic information
  • EPPO code: MSPGE
  • Preferred name: Mespilus germanica
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Black Sea, Caucasus, Western Asia. Cultivated as a fruit tree and widely introduced into European and Mediterranean countries,  where it is frequently naturalized. Also introduced locally into North and South America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Crataegus germanica (Linnnaeus) Kuntze

Common names
Name Language
common medlar English
medlar English
deutsche Mispel German
echte Mispel German
gemeiner Mispelbaum German
Mispel German
mêlier French
néflier French
néflier commun French
néflier d'Allemagne French
nesplier French
néspera Spanish
nisperero Spanish
níspero Spanish
nispero común Spanish
níspero de invierno Spanish
nispolero Spanish
nespolo comune Italian
nespolo volgare Italian
gewone mispel Dutch
mispel Dutch
nespereira-da-europa Portuguese
mушмула настоящая Russian
мушмула германская Russian
мушмула обыкновенная Russian
muşmula Turkish
nieszpułka zwyczajna Polish
közönséges naspolya Hungarian
mushmollë Albanian
германска мушмула Bulgarian
nesprer Catalan
mušmula  Croatian
mišpule obecná Czech
mišpuľa obyčajná Slovak
navadna nešplja Slovene
мушмула звичайна Ukrainian