Carica papaya

Family:CARICACEAE
Species:Carica papaya L.
Common Name:PAPAYA
Plant Notes:**
Status:Native, UPL (NWI)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyCARICACEAE
Genus Carica
Species Carica papaya L. - PAPAYA

Citation

Citation CARICA PAPAYA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1036. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: Without data (lectotype: 1190.1). Lectotypified by N. Moreno, in Gomez-Pompa, Fl. Veracruz 10: 7. 1980.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Brevard FLAS  
Broward USF  
Charlotte USF  
Collier USF  
Glades FTG  
Hendry USF  
Hillsborough USF  
Indian River USF  
Lee USF  
Manatee NY-Lit Lit-NY: V. M. Badillo, Monogr. Fam. Caricac. 68. 1971.
Martin FTG  
Miami-Dade USF  
Monroe Keys FLAS  
Monroe Mainland USF  
Orange USF  
Palm Beach USF  
Pasco USF  
Pinellas USF  
Polk USF  
Sarasota USF  
St. Johns FLAS  
St. Lucie FLAS  
Volusia USF  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Papaya carica Papaya carica Gaertner, Fruct. Sem. Pl. 2: 191. 1791.BASIONYM: Carica papaya Linnaeus 1753. 
Papaya papaya Papaya papaya (Linnaeus) H. Karsten, Deut. Fl. 894. 1882, nom. inadmiss.BASIONYM: Carica papaya Linnaeus 1753. 
Papaya sativa Papaya sativa Tussac, Fl. Antill. 3: 45. 1824-1826, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Papaya carica Gaertner 1791; Carica papaya Linnaeus 1753. 
Papaya vulgaris Papaya vulgaris Poiret, in Lamarck, Encycl. 5: 2. 1804, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Papaya carica Gaertner 1791; Carica papaya Linnaeus 1753. 
Carica hermaphrodita Carica hermaphrodita Blanco, Fl. Filip. 805. 1837.