Bursera

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Contains 1 accepted taxa overall.

Family:BURSERACEAE
Common Name:BURSERA
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order SAPINDALES
FamilyBURSERACEAE
Genus Bursera

Citation

Citation BURSERA Jacquin ex Linnaeus, Sp. Pl., ed. 2. 471. 1762, nom. cons. vs. Simaruba Boehmer 1760, et vs. Elaphrium Jacquin 1760.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Bursera gummifera Linnaeus, nom. illegit. (Pistacia simaruba Linnaeus; Bursera simaruba (Linnaeus) Sargent)

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Bursera simaruba GUMBO LIMBO

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Dammara Dammara Gaertner, Fruct. Sem. Pl. 2: 100. 1790. TYPE: Dammara graveolens Gaertner
Elaphrium Elaphrium Jacq., Enum. Syst. Pl. 3, 19. 1760, nom. rej. vs. Bursera Jacquin ex Linnaeus 1762. TYPE: Elaphrium tomentosum Jacquin Lectotypified by Rose, in Britton, N. Amer. Fl. 25: 241. 1911.
Icicariba Icicariba M. Gomez de la Maza y Jimenez, Fl. Haban. 214. 1897. TYPE: Icicariba simaruba (Linnaeus) M. Gomez de la Maza y Jimenez (Pistacia simaruba Linnaeus) = Bursera Jacquin ex Linnaeus 1762.
Simaruba Simaruba Boehmer, in Ludwig, Def. Gen. Pl., ed. 3. 513. 1760, nom. rej. vs. Bursera Jacquin ex Linnaeus 1762, et vs. Simarouba de Candolle 1811. TYPE: = Bursera Jacquin ex Linnaeus 1762.
Terebinthus Terebinthus P. Browne, Civ. Nat. Hist. Jamaica 345. 1756, non Miller 1754. TYPE: Terebinthus simaruba (Linnaeus) R. Wight & Rose (Pistacia simaruba Linnaeus) = Bursera Jacquin ex Linnaeus 1762.