Eugenia uniflora

Species:Eugenia uniflora L.
Status:Not Native, EPPC(I), UPL (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Genus Eugenia
Species Eugenia uniflora L. - SURINAM CHERRY


Citation EUGENIA UNIFLORA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 470. 1753.
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Type: Cult. in Italy, without data (lectotype: Micheli, Nov. Pl. Gen. t. 108. 1729). Lectotypified by McVaugh, Taxon 5: 140. 1956.

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Eugenia michelii Eugenia michelii Lamarck, Encycl. 3: 203. 1789, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Eugenia uniflora Linnaeus 1753. 
Stenocalyx michelii Stenocalyx michelii O. Berg, Linnaea 27: 310. 1856, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Eugenia michelii Lamarck 1789, nom. illegit.; Eugenia uniflora Linnaeus 1753. 
Stenocalyx uniflorus Stenocalyx uniflorus (Linnaeus) Kausel, Lilloa 32: 331. 1967.BASIONYM: Eugenia uniflora Linnaeus 1753. 
Myrtus brasiliana Myrtus brasiliana Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 471. 1753. TYPE: BRAZIL: Without data (lectotype: LINN 637.5). Lectotypified by Wijnands, Bot. Commelins 155. 1983.
Myrtus brasiliana var. normalis Myrtus brasiliana Linnaeus, var. normalis Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 3(2): 90. 1898.BASIONYM: Myrtus brasiliana Linnaeus 1753. 
Plinia pedunculata Plinia pedunculata Linnaeus f., Suppl. Pl. 253. 1782 ("1781"), nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Plinia rubra Linnaeus 1767. 
Plinia rubra Plinia rubra Linnaeus, Mant. Pl. 243. 1767.