Thevetia

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Contains 1 accepted taxa overall.

Family:APOCYNACEAE
Common Name:THEVETIA
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order GENTIANALES
FamilyAPOCYNACEAE
Genus Thevetia

Citation

Citation THEVETIA Linnaeus, Opera Var. 212. 1758, nom. cons. vs. Ahouai Miller 1754.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Thevetia ahouai (Linnaeus) Alph. de Candolle, typ. cons. (Cerbera ahouai Linnaeus)

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Thevetia peruviana LUCKYNUT

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Ahouai Ahouai Miller, Gard. Dict. Abr., ed. 4. 1754, nom. rej. vs. Thevetia Linnaeus 1758. TYPE: = Thevetia Linnaeus 1758.
Cascabela Cascabela Rafinesque, Sylva Tellur. 162. 1838. TYPE: Cascabela peruviana (Persoon) Rafinesque (Cerbera peruviana Persoon)
Plumeriopsis Plumeriopsis Rusby & Woodson, in Woodson, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 24: 11. 1937. TYPE: Plumeriopsis ahouai (Linnaeus) Rusby & Woodson (Cerbera ahouai Linnaeus) = Thevetia Linnaeus 1758.