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Taxon: Conocarpus erectus L.

Genus: Conocarpus
Family: Combretaceae subfamily: Combretoideae tribe: Combreteae subtribe: Terminaliinae.
Nomen number: 11263
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:176. 1753 "erecta"
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Comment: genus masculine, see Melbourne ICN 62,2, Ex. 3
Name verified on: 30-Mar-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 21-Jan-2014
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AFRICA
    West-Central Tropical Africa: Cameroon; Zaire [w.]
    West Tropical Africa: Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Liberia; Nigeria; Senegal; Sierra Leone
    South Tropical Africa: Angola [Cabinda]
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Florida [keys]
    Mexico [coastal]
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Caribbean: Anguilla; Antigua and Barbuda; Bahamas; Cuba; Grenada; Guadeloupe; Hispaniola; Jamaica; Martinique; Montserrat; Puerto Rico; St. Kitts and Nevis; St. Lucia; St. Vincent and Grenadines; Trinidad and Tobago
    Mesoamerica: Belize; Costa Rica; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua; Panama
    Northern South America: French Guiana; Guyana; Suriname; Venezuela
    Brazil: Brazil
    Western South America: Colombia; Ecuador; Peru

References:

  • Adams, C. 1972. Flowering plants of Jamaica.
  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • Berhaut, J. 1971–. Flore illustrée du Senegal.
  • Boggan, J. et al. 1997. Checklist of the plants of the Guianas, ed. 2.
  • Carrisso, L. W. et al., eds. 1937–. Conspectus florae angolensis.
  • Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll. 1982. Flora of the Bahama archipelago.
  • Farr, E. R. et al., eds. 1979. Index nomina genericorum.; suppl. 1986
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource).
  • Fosberg, F. R. et al. 1979–1982. Geographical checklist of the Micronesian Dicotyledonae/ Pteridophyta and Gymnospermae.
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. 2000. International code of botanical nomenclature (Saint Louis Code). [for gender of generic name see Art. 62.2, Ex. 3].
  • Howard, R. 1974–1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles.
  • Jardin botanique national de Belgique. 1967–. Flore du Congo, du Rwanda et du Burundi (Flore d'Afrique centrale).
  • Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper. 1953–1972. Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2.
  • León (J. S. Sauget) & Alain (E. E. Liogier). 1946–1962. Flora de Cuba.; suppl. 1969
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Liogier, H. A. 1984–. Descriptive flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands.
  • Little, E. L., Jr. 1979. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541.
  • Pulle, A. A. et al., eds. 1932–. Flora of Suriname.
  • Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins. 1964. Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert.
  • Spellman, D. L. et al. A list of the monocotyledoneae/dicotyledonae of Belize. Rhodora v. 77 & 83, 1975 & 1981
  • St. John, H. 1973. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands.
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark. 1946–1976. Flora of Guatemala.
  • Standley, P. C. 1920. Trees and shrubs of Mexico. Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 23:1-1721.
  • Standley, P. C. 1937–1939. Flora of Costa Rica.
  • Uphof, J. C. T. 1968. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2.
  • Wiggins, I. L. 1980. Flora of Baja California.
  • Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. 1943–1980. Flora of Panama.
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  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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