Gossypium hirsutum

Family:MALVACEAE
Species:Gossypium hirsutum L.
Common Name:UPLAND COTTON; WILD COTTON
Status:Native, Endangered-State, FACU (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order MALVALES
FamilyMALVACEAE
Genus Gossypium
Species Gossypium hirsutum L. - UPLAND COTTON; WILD COTTON

Citation

Citation GOSSYPIUM HIRSUTUM Linnaeus, Sp. Pl., ed. 2. 975. 1763.
Basionym: **
Type: Cult. at Chelsea, England, without data, Miller s.n. (lectotype: BM). Lectotypified by Borssum-Waalkes, Blumea 14: 1-251. 1966.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Charlotte USF  
Collier USF  
Gilchrist USF  
Lee USF  
Manatee USF  
Miami-Dade USF  
Monroe Keys USF  
Monroe Mainland USF  
Palm Beach FAU FAU specimens now housed at FTG
Pinellas USF  
Sarasota USF  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Gossypium barbadense var. hirsutum Gossypium barbadense Linnaeus, var. hirsutum (Linnaeus) Triana & Planchon, Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., ser. 4. 17: 171. 1862, non Hooker & Bentham 1849.BASIONYM: Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus 1763. 
Gossypium herbaceum var. hirsutum Gossypium herbaceum Linnaeus, var. hirsutum (Linnaeus) Masters, in Hooker f., Fl. Brit. India 1: 347. 1874.BASIONYM: Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus 1763. 
Gossypium hirsutum forma punctatum Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, forma punctatum (Schumacher & Thonning) Roberty, Candollea 7: 330. 1938.BASIONYM: Gossypium punctatum Schumacher & Thonning 1827. 
Gossypium hirsutum subsp. punctatum Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, subsp. punctatum (Schumacher & Thonning) Mauer, Trudy Sredne-Aziatsk. Gosud. Univ. Lenina 18: 22. 1950.BASIONYM: Gossypium punctatum Schumacher & Thonning 1827. 
Gossypium hirsutum subvar. punctatum Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, subvar. punctatum (Schumacher & Thonning) Wouters, Publ. Inst. Natl. Etude Agron. Congo Belge, Ser. Sci. 34: 99. 1948.BASIONYM: Gossypium punctatum Schumacher & Thonning 1827. 
Gossypium hirsutum var. punctatum Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, var. punctatum (Schumacher & Thonning) Roberty, Ann. Inst. Bot.-Geol. Colon. Marseille, ser. 6. 3: 42. 1945.BASIONYM: Gossypium punctatum Schumacher & Thonning 1827. 
Gossypium nigrum var. punctatum Gossypium nigrum Buchanan-Hamilton, var. punctatum (Schumacher & Thonning) Hooker f. & Webb, in Hooker, Niger Fl. 107. 1849.BASIONYM: Gossypium punctatum Schumacher & Thonning 1827. 
Gossypium punctatum Gossypium punctatum Schumacher & Thonning, in Schumacher, Beskr. Guin. Pl. 308. 1827. TYPE: GHANA: Without data, Thonning 327 (holotype: ?).
Gossypium punctatum var. nigeria Gossypium punctatum Schumacher & Thonning, var. nigeria Watt, Wild Cult. Cotton 170. 1907, nom. inadmiss.BASIONYM: Gossypium punctatum Schumacher & Thonning 1827. 
Gossypium purpurascens var. punctatum Gossypium purpurascens Poiret, var. punctatum (Schumacher & Thonning) Harland, Empire Cotton Growing Conf. 2: 24. 1934.BASIONYM: Gossypium punctatum Schumacher & Thonning 1827. 
Hibiscus barbadensis var. hirsutus Hibiscus barbadensis (Linnaeus) Kuntze, var. hirsutus (Linnaeus) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 1: 68. 1891.BASIONYM: Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus 1763. 
Gossypium asiaticum Gossypium asiaticum Rafinesque, Sylva Tellur. 16. 1838. TYPE: "Siam blanc veloute", without data, Rohr s.n. (lectotype: C). Lectotypifed by Fryxell, Taxon 18: 406. 1969.
Gossypium barbadense var. marie-galante Gossypium barbadense Linnaeus, var. marie-galante (Watt) A. Chevalier, Rev. Int. Bot. Appl. Agric. Trop. 18: 118. 1938.BASIONYM: Gossypium marie-galante Watt 1927. 
Gossypium birkinshawii Gossypium birkinshawii Watt, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1927: 330. 1927. TYPE: ST. VINCENT: Canouan, near Point de Jour, on cliffs about Billy Hole, 15 Jan 1914, Birkinshaw s.n. (holotype: K; isotype: E).
Gossypium caespitosum Gossypium caespitosum Todaro, Giorn. Reale Ist. Incoragg. Agric. Sicilia 1: 80. 1863. TYPE: Cult. at Palermo, Italy, s.d., Todaro s.n. (holotype: PAL).
Gossypium convexum Gossypium convexum Rafinesque, Sylva Tellur. 16. 1838. TYPE: "Indian", without data, Rohr s.n. (lectotype: C). Lectotypified by Fryxell, Taxon 18: 403-404. 1969.
Gossypium divaricatum Gossypium divaricatum Rafinesque, Sylva Tellur. 17. 1838. TYPE: "Domingo couronne", without data, Rohr s.n. (lectotype: C). Lectotypified by Fryxell, Taxon 18: 405. 1969.
Gossypium elatum Gossypium elatum Salisbury, Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton 385. 1796, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Gossypium religiosum Linnaeus 1767. 
Gossypium harrisii Gossypium harrisii Watt, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1927: 331. 1927. TYPE: JAMAICA: Coastline between Portland POint and Rocky Point, s.d., Harris s.n (holotype: K; isotypes: NY, US).
Gossypium herbaceum var. religiosum Gossypium herbaceum Linnaeus, var. religiosum (Linnaeus) Masters, in Hooker f., Fl. Brit. India 1: 347. 1874.BASIONYM: Gossypium religiosum Linnaeus 1767. 
Gossypium hirsutum forma jamaicense Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, forma jamaicense (Macfadyen) Wouters, Publ. Inst. Natl. Etude Agron. Congo Belge, Ser. Sci. 34: 102. 1948.BASIONYM: Gossypium jamaicense Macfadyen 1837. 
Gossypium hirsutum forma mexicanum Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, forma mexicanum (Todaro) Roberty, Candollea 7: 332. 1938.BASIONYM: Gossypium mexicanum Todaro 1868. 
Gossypium hirsutum forma schottii Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, forma schottii (Watt) Wouters, Publ. Inst. Natl. Etude Agron. Congo Belge, Ser. Sci. 34: 103. 1948.BASIONYM: Gossypium schottii Watt 1907. 
Gossypium hirsutum subsp. caespitosum Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, subsp. caespitosum (Todaro) Roberty, Candollea 13: 58. 1950.BASIONYM: Gossypium caespitosum Todaro 1863. 
Gossypium hirsutum subsp. latifolium Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, subsp. latifolium (Murray) Roberty, Candollea 13: 61. 1950.BASIONYM: Gossypium latifolium Murray 1776. 
Gossypium hirsutum subsp. mexicanum Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, subsp. mexicanum (Todaro) Mauer, Trudy Sredne- Aziatsk. Gosud. Univ. Lenina 18: 22. 1950.BASIONYM: Gossypium mexicanum Todaro 1868. 
Gossypium hirsutum subsp. paniculatum Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, subsp. paniculatum (Blanco) Mauer, Trucy Sredne- Aziatsk. Gosud. Univ. Lenina 18: 22. 1950.BASIONYM: Gossypium paniculatum Blanco 1837. 
Gossypium hirsutum subsp. prostratum Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, subsp. prostratum (Thonning) Roberty, Candollea 13: 59. 1950.BASIONYM: Gossypium prostratum Thonning 1827. 
Gossypium hirsutum var. marie-galante Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, var. marie-galante (Watt) J. B. Hutchinson, in J. B. Hutchinson et al., Evol. Gossyp. 43. 1947.BASIONYM: Gossypium marie-galante Watt 1927. 
Gossypium hirsutum var. mexicanum Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, var. mexicanum (Todaro) Roberty, Ann. Inst. Bot.- Geol. Colon. Marseille, ser. 6. 3: 43. 1945.BASIONYM: Gossypium mexicanum Todaro 1868. 
Gossypium hirsutum var. micranthum Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, var. micranthum (Cavanilles) Roberty, Candollea 13: 72. 1950.BASIONYM: Gossypium micranthus Cavanilles 1788. 
Gossypium hirsutum var. nervosum Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, var. nervosum (Watt) Roberty, Candollea 13: 66. 1950.BASIONYM: Gossypium nervosum Watt 1927. 
Gossypium hirsutum var. paniculatum Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, var. paniculatum (Blanco) Roberty, Candollea 13: 62. 1950.BASIONYM: Gossypium paniculatum Blanco 1837. 
Gossypium hirsutum var. religiosum Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, var. religiosum (Linnaeus) Watt, Wild Cult. Cotton 201. 1907.BASIONYM: Gossypium religiosum Linnaeus 1767. 
Gossypium hirsutum var. schottii Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, var. schottii (Watt) Prokhanov, Bot. Zurn. SSSR 32: 73. 1947.BASIONYM: Gossypium schottii Watt 1907. 
Gossypium hirsutum var. taitense Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, var. taitense (Parlatore) Roberty, Candollea 13: 66. 1950.BASIONYM: Gossypium taitense Parlatore 1866. 
Gossypium hirsutum var. volubile Gossypium hirsutum Linnaeus, var. volubile (Ramirez Goyena) Roberty, Candollea 13: 70. 1950.BASIONYM: Gossypium volubile Ramirez Goyena 1909. 
Gossypium hopi Gossypium hopi Lewton, Smithsonian Misc. Collect. 60(6): 9, pl. 1-5. 1912. TYPE: Cult. at Victoria, Texas, 4 Aug 1909, Lewton 1009 (holotype: US; isotype: US).
Gossypium jamaicense Gossypium jamaicense Macfadyen, Fl. Jamaica 1: 73. 1837. TYPE: JAMAICA: Near Rockfort, s.d., Macfadyen s.n. (holotype: K?).
Gossypium latifolium Gossypium latifolium Murray, Novi Comment. Soc. Regiae Sci. Gott. 7: 22, t. 1. 1776. TYPE: Without data (lectotype: Murray, Novi Comment. Soc. Regiae Sci. Gott. 7: t. 1. 1776). Lectotypified by Fryxell, Syst. Bot. Monogr. 25: 169. 1988.
Gossypium latifolium var. paniculatum Gossypium latifolium Murray, var. paniculatum (Blanco) Roberty, Candollea 9: 91. 1942.BASIONYM: Gossypium paniculatum Blanco 1837. 
Gossypium latifolium var. prostratum Gossypium latifolium Murray, var. prostratum (Thonning) Roberty, Candollea 9: 90. 1942.BASIONYM: Gossypium prostratum Thonning 1827. 
Gossypium latifolium var. taitense Gossypium latifolium Murray, var. taitense (Parlatore) Roberty, Candollea 9: 89. 1942.BASIONYM: Gossypium taitense Parlatore 1866. 
Gossypium marie-galante Gossypium marie-galante Watt, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1927: 344. 1927. TYPE: ST. VINCENT: Union Island, 11 Jan 1914, Birkinshaw s.n. (holotype: K; isotype: E).
Gossypium mexicanum Gossypium mexicanum Todaro, Index. Sem. Hort. Reg. Bot. Panorm. 1867: 20, 31. 1868. TYPE: MEXICO: Cult. in Italy, 1868, Todaro s.n. (holotype: PAL).
Gossypium micranthum Gossypium micranthum Cavanilles, Diss. 6: 311. 1788. TYPE: Cult. at Paris, without data (holotype: MA; isotype: FI).
Gossypium nervosum Gossypium nervosum Watt, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1927: 324. 1927. TYPE: MEXICO: Veracruz: Panuco, 20 Apr 1910, Palmer 351 (holotype: K; isotypes: GH, MO, NY, US).
Gossypium nicaraguense Gossypium nacaraguense Ramirez Goyena, Fl. Nicarag. 1: 195. 1909.  
Gossypium oligospermum Gossypium oligospermum Macfadyen, Fl. Jamaica 1: 74. 1837. TYPE: JAMAICA: Liguanea, s.d., Macfadyen s.n. (holotype: K?).
Gossypium pallens Gossypium pallens Rafinesque, Sylva Tellur. 16. 1838. TYPE: "Siam couronne brun", without data, Rohr s.n. (holotype: C).
Gossypium paniculatum Gossypium paniculatum Blanco, Fl. Filip. 539. 1837. TYPE: PHILIPPINES: Luzon: Bontoc Subprovince, 9 May 1914, Vanoverbergh 3659 (neotype: B; isoneotypes: A, FI, G, GRO, L, MO, NY, U). Neotypified by Borssum Waalkes, Blumea 14: 1-251. 1966.
Gossypium peruvianum var. marie-galante Gossypium peruvianum Cavanilles, var. marie-galante (Watt) Roberty, Ann. Inst. Bot.-Geol. Colon. Marseille, ser. 6. 3: 42. 1945.BASIONYM: Gossypium marie-galante Watt 1927. 
Gossypium prostratum Gossypium prostratum Thonning, in Schumacher, Beskr. Guin. Pl. 311. 1827. TYPE: GHANA: Without data, Thonning 328 (holotype: S).
Gossypium punctatum var. jamaicense Gossypium punctatum Schumacher & Thonning, var. jamaicense (Macfadyen) Watt, Wild Cult. Cotton 170. 1907.BASIONYM: Gossypium jamaicense Macfadyen 1837. 
Gossypium punctatum var. prostratum Gossypium punctatum Schumacher & Thonning, var. prostratum (Thonning) Watt, Wild Cult. Cotton 174. 1907.BASIONYM: Gossypium prostratum Thonning 1827. 
Gossypium purpurascens var. taitense Gossypium purpurascens Poiret, var. taitense Parlatore) Roberty, Candollea 7: 332. 1938.BASIONYM: Gossypium taitense Parlatore 1866. 
Gossypium religiosum Gossypium religiosum Linnaeus, Syst. Nat., ed. 12. 462. 1767. TYPE: Without data, Turra s.n. (lectotype: LINN 874.6). Lectotypified by Watt, Wild Cult. Cotton Pl. World 201, 203, pl. 32. 1907.
Gossypium schottii Gossypium schottii Watt, Wild Cult. Cotton 206, t. 35. 1907. TYPE: MEXICO: Yucatan: Merida, 24 Aug 1865, Schott 602 (holotype: BM; isotypes: F, MO, US).
Gossypium sericatum Gossypium sericatum Prokhanov, Bot. Zurn. SSSR 32: 73. 1947. TYPE: MEXICO: Cult. in Tashkent,
Gossypium siamense Gossypium siamense Tussac, Fl. Antill. 2: 68. 1818.  
Gossypium taitense Gossypium taitense Parlatore, Sp. Cotoni 39. 1866. TYPE: TAHITI: Without data, Moerenhout s.n. (holotype: FI; isotype: G-DC).
Gossypium tricuspidatum var. jamaicense Gossypium tricuspidatum Lamarck, var. jamaicense (Macfadyen) Mauer, Origin Syst. Cotton 315. 1954.BASIONYM: Gossypium jamaicense Macfadyen 1837. 
Gossypium tricuspidatum var. oligospermum Gossypium tricuspidatum Lamarck, var. oligospermum (Macfadyen) Mauer, Origin Syst. Cotton 315. 1954.BASIONYM: Gossypium oligospermum Macfadyen 1837. 
Gossypium volubile Gossypium volubile Ramirez Goyena, Fl. Nicarag. 1: 195. 1909.  
Hibiscus barbadensis var. oligospermum Hibiscus barbadensis (Linnaeus) Kuntze, var. oligospermum (Macfadyen) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 1: 68. 1891.BASIONYM: Gossypium oligospermum Macfadyen 1837. 
Hibiscus barbadensis var. religiosus Hibiscus barbadensis (Linnaeus) Kuntze, var. religiosus (Linnaeus) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 1: 68. 1891.BASIONYM: Gossypium religiosum Linnaeus 1767. 
Xylon religiosum Xylon religiosum (Linnaeus) Moench, Methodus 616. 1794.BASIONYM: Gossypium religiosum Linnaeus 1767.