Hypericum

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Contains 34 accepted taxa overall.

Family:CLUSIACEAE
Common Name:ST.JOHN'S-WORT
Genus Notes:Recent work favors including the species of Triadenum within an expanded Hypericum (Meseguer et al. 2013, 2014; Nürk et al. 2013); the species of Triadenum are placed in Hypericum subg. Brathys sect. Elodea (Robson 2016). The three Florida species traditionally included in Triadenum were first described in Hypericum.
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Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order MALPIGHIALES
FamilyCLUSIACEAE
Genus Hypericum

Citation

Citation HYPERICUM Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 783. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Hypericum perforatum Linnaeus Lectotypified by Britton & A. Brown, Ill. Fl. N. U.S., ed. 2. 2: 529. 1913.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Hypericum apocynifolium EARLY ST.JOHN'S-WORT
Hypericum brachyphyllum COASTALPLAIN ST.JOHN'S-WORT
Hypericum canadense LESSER CANADIAN ST.JOHN'S-WORT
Hypericum chapmanii APALACHICOLA ST.JOHN'S-WORT
Hypericum cistifolium ROUNDPOD ST.JOHN'S-WORT
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Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Adenosepalum Adenosepalum (Spach) Fourreau, Ann. Soc. Linn. Lyon, ser. 2. 16: 352. 1868.BASIONYM: Unknown.TYPE: Non designatus.
Adenotrias Adenotrias Jaubert & Spach, Ill. Pl. Orient. 1: 76, t. 39. 1842. TYPE: Non designatus.
Ancistrolobus Ancistrolobus Spach, Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., ser. 2. 5: 352. 1836. TYPE: Ancistrolobus ligustrinus Spach, nom. illegit. (Hypericum biflorum Lamarck)
Androsaemum Androsaemum Duhamel du Monceau, Traite Arbr. Arbust. 1: 53. 1755. TYPE: Non designatus.
Ascyrum Ascyrum Miller, Gard. Dict. Abr., ed. 4. 1754, non Linnaeus 1753. TYPE: Non designatus.
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