Hawthorn Shrub 

Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan
Status/Date(s) Listed as Endangered:
  Scientific Name Status Listing Date Range
1. Crataegus darvasicaCR-IUCN2007Tajikistan
2. Crataegus knorringianaCR-IUCN2007Kyrgyzstan
3. Crataegus necopinataCR-IUCN2007Tajikistan

Species/Common Names:
Crataegus darvasica
Crataegus knorringiana
Crataegus necopinata

Facts Summary:
Crataegus (commonly known as the Hawthorn Shrub species) is a genus of plants of concern and found in the following area(s): Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan.

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