Pimenta

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Contains 1 accepted taxa overall.

Family:MYRTACEAE
Common Name:PIMENTA
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order MYRTALES
FamilyMYRTACEAE
Genus Pimenta

Citation

Citation PIMENTA Lindley, Coll. Bot. ad t. 19. 1821.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Pimenta officinalis Lindley 1821. (Myrtus pimenta Linnaeus 1753.)

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Pimenta dioica ALLSPICE

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Amomis Amomis O. Berg, Handb. Pharmaceut. Bot., ed. 3. 1: 339. 1855. TYPE: Amomis acris (Swartz) O. Berg 1855. (Myrtus acris Swartz 1788.)
Cryptorhiza Cryptorhiza Urban, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 17: 403. 1921. TYPE: Cryptorhiza haitiensis Urban 1921.
Evanesca Evanesca Rafinesque, Sylva Tellur. 105. 1838. TYPE: Evanesca crassifolia Rafinesque 1838, nom. illegit. (Myrtus dioica Linnaeus 1759.)
Krokia Krokia Urban, Symb. Antill. 9: 468. 1928. TYPE: Krokia nipensis Urban 1928.
Mentodendron Mentodendron Lundell, Wrightia 4: 180. 1971. TYPE: Mentodendron guatemalensse (Lundell) Lundell 1971. (Myrcia guatemalensis Lundell 1968.)
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