Elaeagnus pungens . Thunb
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Elaeagnus pungens
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Elaeagnus pungens

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Elaeagnus pungens
© Copyright Bobby Hattaway 2011 · 5
Elaeagnus pungens

Elaeagnus pungens, left, Elaeagnus umbellata right
© Copyright Bobby Hattaway 2011 · 5
Elaeagnus pungens, left, Elaeagnus umbellata right

Elaeagnus pungens
© Copyright Bobby Hattaway 2011 · 5
Elaeagnus pungens

Elaeagnus pungens
© Copyright Bobby Hattaway 2011 · 5
Elaeagnus pungens

Elaeagnus pungens
© Copyright Bobby Hattaway 2011 · 5
Elaeagnus pungens
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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Bionectriaceae  Valsonectria simpsonii @ BPI (1)
Botryosphaeriaceae  Phyllosticta argyraea @ BPI (3)

Sphaeropsis malorum @ BPI (1)
Dermateaceae  Gloeosporium @ BPI (1)
Hypocreaceae  Hypocrea aureoviridis @ BPI (1)

Hypocrea gelatinosa @ BPI (1)

Hypocrea @ BPI (1)
Miridae  Coridromius chenopoderis @ AMNH_PBI (6)

Gn_orthotylinigp16 sp_001 @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Gn_orthotylinigp28 sp_002 @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Gn_orthotylinigp4 sp_019 @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Gn_orthotylinigp4c sp_nsp_018 @ AMNH_PBI (2)

Gn_orthotylinigp5 sp_003 @ AMNH_PBI (2)

Goodeniaphila cassisi @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Myrmecophyes alboornatus @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Orthotylus sp_ms_graciliphilus @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Patellariaceae  Tryblidiella rufula @ BPI (2)
Pentatomidae  Dictyotus caenosus @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Piesmatidae  Mcateella gibber @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Mcateella schuhi @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Pucciniaceae  Puccinia elaeagni @ BPI (4)
Uropyxidaceae  Aecidium elaeagni @ BPI (5)
_  Carldrakeaninae nov @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Cephalothecium roseum @ BPI (1)

Gn_ms_flectotheca sp_wa0909msp100 @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Gn_ms_naranjakotta sp_ms_watheroo @ AMNH_PBI (1)

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Elaeagnus pungens Thunb.
thorny olive

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General Information
Symbol: ELPU2
Group: Dicot
Family: Elaeagnaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Shrub
Native Status : L48   I
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©James H. Miller. James H. Miller and Karl V. Miller. 2005. Forest plants of the southeast and their wildlife uses. University of Georgia Press., Athens. Provided by University of Georgia Press . Scanned by Forestry Images . Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Rosidae
Order Rhamnales
Family Elaeagnaceae – Oleaster family
Genus Elaeagnus L. – oleaster
Species Elaeagnus pungens Thunb. – thorny olive

Subordinate Taxa

This plant has no children

Legal Status

U.S. Weed Information
Elaeagnus pungens thorny elaeagnus thorny olive This plant can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted below.This plant may be known by one or more common names in different places, and some are listed above. Click on an acronym to view each weed list, or click here for a composite list of Weeds of the U.S.
FLEPPC Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council. 1999. Invasive plant list . Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council. Florida.
SEEPPC Southeast Exotic Pest Plant Council. 1996. Invasive exotic pest plants in Tennessee (19 October 1999). Research Committee of the Tennessee Exotic Pest Plant Council. Tennessee.

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

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ARS Germplasm Resources Information Network (ELPU2)
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ELPU2)
USDA Forest Service Fire Effects Information System (ELPU2)
USF Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants (ELPU2)
University of Tennessee Herbarium (Distribution) (ELPU2)
Related Websites
Invasive Plant Atlas of the Midsouth (IPAMS) (ELPU2)

Wildlife

Food

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Miller Minor Low Low

Cover

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Miller Moderate Moderate

Sources

Miller, J.H., and K.V. Miller. 1999. Forest plants of the southeast and their wildlife uses . Southern Weed Science Society.

Description of Values

Value Class Food Cover
High Average 25-50% of diet Regular source of cover
Low 5-10% of diet Infrequently used as cover
Minor 2-5% of diet Sparsely used as cover
Moderate Average 10-25% of diet Occasional source of cover


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Elaeagnus pungens
Elaeagnus pungens
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Elaeagnus pungens
Elaeagnus pungens
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