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thorny olive
Elaeagnus pungens Thunb.

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Rhamnales
Family: Elaeagnaceae
Genus: Elaeagnus

Other System Links

Plants: ELPU2
GRIN: 14928
ITIS: 502223
NPDN Host: 34218

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
thorny elaeagnus, silverthorn, spotted elaeagnus


Category: Shrub or Subshrub