Elaeagnus

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Contains 2 accepted taxa overall.

Family:ELAEAGNACEAE
Common Name:ELAEAGNUS
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order ROSALES
FamilyELAEAGNACEAE
Genus Elaeagnus

Citation

Citation ELAEAGNUS Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 121. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Elaeagnus angustifolius Linnaeus Lectotypified by Britton & A. Brown, Ill. Fl. N. U.S., ed. 2. 2: 575. 1913.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Elaeagnus pungens SILVERTHORN; THORNY OLIVE
Elaeagnus umbellata SILVERBERRY; AUTUMN OLIVE

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Octarillum Octarillum Loureiro, Fl. Cochinch. 65, 90. 1790. TYPE: Octarillum fruticosum Loureiro
Oleaster Oleaster Heister ex Fabricius, Enum. 214. 1759. TYPE: = Elaeagnus Linnaeus 1753.
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