Invasive Species Compendium

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Berberis vulgaris
(European barberry)

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Berberis vulgaris (European barberry)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 06 November 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Berberis vulgaris
  • Preferred Common Name
  • European barberry
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Berberis vulgaris L.

Preferred Common Name

  • European barberry

Other Scientific Names

  • Berberis crataegina DC.

International Common Names

  • English: Pipperidge
  • Spanish: Agracejo; Berbero
  • French: Epine-vinette

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Berberitze; Gemeiner Sauerdorn
  • Italy: Crespino
  • Netherlands: zuurdoorn

EPPO code

  • BEBCG (Berberis crataegina)
  • BEBVU (Berberis vulgaris)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Ranunculales
  •                         Family: Berberidaceae
  •                             Genus: Berberis
  •                                 Species: Berberis vulgaris

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasivePlantedReferenceNotes

Asia

AfghanistanPresent Natural
IranPresent Natural
TurkeyPresent Natural

North America

CanadaUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts

Europe

AustriaUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
Central EuropePresent
Czech RepublicPresent
Czechoslovakia (former)Unconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
Former USSRUnconfirmed record Natural CAB Abstracts
PolandPresent

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CategorySub-CategoryHabitatPresenceStatus
Terrestrial

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