Sassafras

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Contains 1 accepted taxa overall.

Family:LAURACEAE
Common Name:SASSAFRAS
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order LAURALES
FamilyLAURACEAE
Genus Sassafras

Citation

Citation SASSAFRAS J. Presl, in Berchtold & J. Presl, Prir. Rostlin. 2: 30. 1825.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Sassafras officinarum J. Presl (Laurus sassafras Linnaeus)

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Sassafras albidum SASSAFRAS

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Evelyna Evelyna Rafinesque, Sylva Tellur. 164. 1838, non Poeppig & Endlicher 1836..BASIONYM: Based on Laurus Linnaeus, sub. Euosmus Nuttall, Gen. N. Amer. Pl. 1: 258. 1818.TYPE: = Sassafras J. Presl 1825.
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