Aleurites

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Contains 2 accepted taxa overall.

Family:EUPHORBIACEAE
Common Name:ALEURITES
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order MALPIGHIALES
FamilyEUPHORBIACEAE
Genus Aleurites

Citation

Citation ALEURITES J. R. Forster & G. Forster, Char. Gen. Pl. 111, t. 56. 1775.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Aleurites trilobus J. R. Forster & G. Forster

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Aleurites fordii TUNGOIL TREE
Aleurites moluccanus CANDLENUT TREE; INDIAN WALNUT

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Camirium Camirium Gaertner, Fruct. Sem. Pl. 2: 194, t. 125. 1791. TYPE: = Aleurites J. R. Forster & G. Forster 1775.
Dryandra Dryandra Thunberg, Nov. Gen. Pl. 60. 1783, nom. rej. vs. Dryandra R. Brown 1810. TYPE: Dryandra cordata Thunberg
Elaeococca Elaeococca Commerson ex Jussieu f., Euphorb. Gen. 38, 112, pl. 11(35). 1824. TYPE: Dryandra cordata Thunberg = Dryandra Thunberg 1783, nom. rej.
Vernicia Vernicia Loureiro, Fl. Cochinch. 541, 586. 1790. TYPE: Vernicia montana Loureiro