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Taxon: Schinus molle L.

Genus: Schinus
Family: Anacardiaceae subfamily: Anacardioideae.
Nomen number: 70668
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:388. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 24-Oct-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 24-Oct-2000
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA).
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • California peppertree   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – English
  • peppertree   (Source: F Guat ) – English
  • Peruvian peppertree   (Source: Herbs Commerce ed2 ) – English
  • Peruvian-mastictree   (Source: Websters Dict ) – English
  • faux poivrier   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French
  • molée des jardins   (Source: HerbSpices ) – French
  • poivrier d'Amérique   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French
  • Pfefferbaum   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German
  • aroeira-do-Amazonas   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • aroeira-folha-de-salso   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • aroeiro-mole   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • corneiva   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • pimenteira-do-Peru   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • aguaribai   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish
  • molle   (Source: F Patag ) – Spanish
  • pimientero falso   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish
  • pirul   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish
  • rosépeppar   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish
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Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Brazil: Brazil - Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina
    Western South America: Bolivia - Cochabamba, La Paz, Potosi, Tarija; Ecuador - Azuay, Chimborazo, Cotopaxi, Imbabura, Loja, Pichincha, Tungurahua; Peru - Ancash, Arequipa, Ayacucho, Cajamarca, Cuzco, Huanuco, Ica, Junin, La Libertad, Lima, Moquegua, Pasco, Tacna
    Southern South America: Argentina - Catamarca, Cordoba, Corrientes, Entre Rios, Jujuy, La Rioja, Misiones, Salta, San Luis, Santa Fe, Tucuman; Chile [n.]; Paraguay - Caaguazu, Guaira, Itapua, Misiones; Uruguay

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AFRICA
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Ethiopia
    Southern Africa: South Africa
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    United States
  • PACIFIC
    North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Western South America: Ecuador - Galapagos Islands

      Adventive:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Lebanon
  • EUROPE
    Southeastern Europe: Italy
    Southwestern Europe: Portugal; Spain

      Cultivated:
  • widely cultivated

References:

  • 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).
  • Allan, H. H. B. et al. 1961–. Flora of New Zealand.
  • Berhaut, J. 1971–. Flore illustrée du Senegal.
  • Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45.
  • Correa, M. N. 1969–. Flora patagonica.
  • Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. 1986–1987. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols.
  • Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs.
  • Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage.
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource).
  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. 2003. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984–. Med-Checklist.
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. [re. Brazilian common names].
  • Hansen, A. & P. Sunding. 1993. Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 4. Sommerfeltia vol. 17.
  • Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. 1973–. Flora of Ecuador.
  • Hedberg, I. & S. Edwards. 1989–. Flora of Ethiopia. (and Eritrea. 2000)
  • Institute of Pacific Islands Forestry. Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk (PIER): plant threats to Pacific ecosystems (on-line resource).
  • Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. 1999. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75.
  • Killeen, T. J. et al. 1993. Guia de arboles de Bolivia.
  • Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann. 1985. AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants.
  • Lazarides, M. & B. Hince. 1993. CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. 1936–1971. Flora of Peru.; new ser. 1980-
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2.
  • Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970–. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  • Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants.
  • Reitz, R., ed. 1965–. Flora ilustrada catarinense.
  • Spichiger, R., ed. 1985–. Flora del Paraguay.
  • 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.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea.
  • Weber, E. 2003. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds.
  • Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. 1943–1980. Flora of Panama.
  • Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. 1996. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74., 1999
  • Webster's third new international dictionary.
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Schinus molle L.:

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP: North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Schinus molle cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
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  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images 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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