Clethra alnifolia

Family:CLETHRACEAE
Species:Clethra alnifolia L.
Common Name:COASTAL SWEETPEPPERBUSH
Plant Notes:**
Status:Native, FACW (DEP), FACW (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyCLETHRACEAE
Genus Clethra
Species Clethra alnifolia L. - COASTAL SWEETPEPPERBUSH

Citation

Citation CLETHRA ALNIFOLIA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 396. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: VIRGINIA: Without data (lectotype: LINN 567.1). Lectotypified by Sleumer, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 87: 75. 1967.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Baker USF  
Bay FLAS  
Calhoun USF  
Columbia USF  
Escambia USF  
Franklin USF  
Gadsden FLAS  
Gulf USF  
Hamilton USF  
Holmes USF  
Jackson FLAS  
Jefferson USF  
Lafayette USF  
Lake USF  
Leon USF  
Liberty USF  
Madison USF  
Nassau USF  
Okaloosa USF  
Putnam FLAS  
Santa Rosa USF  
Taylor USF  
Wakulla USF  
Walton USF  
Washington USF  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Clethra alnifolia var. denudata Clethra alnifolia Linnaeus, var. denudata Aiton, Hort. Kew. 2: 73. 1789, nom. inadmiss.BASIONYM: Clethra alnifolia Linnaeus 1753. 
Clethra alnifolia var. glabella Clethra alnifolia Linnaeus, var. glabella Michaux, Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 260. 1803, nom. inadmiss.BASIONYM: Clethra alnifolia Linnaeus 1753. 
Clethra alnifolia var. tomentosa Clethra alnifolia Linnaeus, var. tomentosa Michaux, Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 260. 1803. TYPE: SOUTH CAROLINA:
Clethra angustifolia Clethra angustifolia Rafinesque, Autik. Bot. 6. 1840, non de Candolle 1838. TYPE: FLORIDA:
Clethra bracteata Clethra bracteata Rafinesque, Autik. Bot. 7. 1840. TYPE: FLORIDA:
Clethra incana Clethra incana Persoon, Syn. Pl. 1: 483. 1805, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Clethra tomentosa Lamarck 1786. 
Clethra tomentosa Clethra tomentosa Lamarck, Encycl. 2: 46. 1786.  
Clethra alnifolia forma michauxii Clethra alnifolia Linnaeus, forma michauxii (Courtois) Zabel, in Beissner et al., Handb. Laubholzben. 372. 1903.BASIONYM: Clethra michauxii Courtois 1833. 
Clethra alnifolia forma paniculata Clethra alnifolia Linnaeus, forma paniculata (Aiton) Zabel, in Beissner et al., Handb. Laubholzben. 372. 1903.BASIONYM: Clethra paniculata Aiton 1789. 
Clethra alnifolia forma rosea Clethra alnifolia Linnaeus, forma rosea Rehder, Mitt. Deutsch. Dendrol. Ges. 16: 75. 1908. TYPE: MASSACHUSETTS:
Clethra alnifolia forma scabra Clethra alnifolia Linnaeus, forma scabra (Persoon) Zabel, in Beissner et al., Handb. Laubholzben. 372. 1903.BASIONYM: Clethra scabra Persoon 1805. 
Clethra alnifolia var. michauxii Clethra alnifolia Linnaeus, var. michauxii (Courtois) G. Nicholson, Hand-List Trees 2: 97. 1896.BASIONYM: Clethra michauxii Courtois 1833. 
Clethra alnifolia var. paniculata Clethra alnifolia Linnaeus, var. paniculata (Aiton) G. Nicholson, Hand-List Trees 2: 97. 1896.BASIONYM: Clethra paniculata Aiton 1789. 
Clethra alnifolia var. pubescens Clethra alnifolia Linnaeus, var. pubescens Aiton, Hort. Kew. 2: 73. 1789.  
Clethra alnifolia var. scabra Clethra alnifolia Linnaeus, var. scabra (Persoon) G. Nicholson, Hand-List Trees 2: 97. 1896.BASIONYM: Clethra scabra Persoon 1805. 
Clethra michauxii Clethra michauxii Curtois, Mag. Hort. 1: 249. 1833.  
Clethra paniculata Clethra paniculata Aiton, Hort. Kew. 2: 73. 1789.  
Clethra pubescens Clethra pubescens (Aiton) Willdenow, Enum. Pl. 455. 1809.BASIONYM: Clethra alnifolia Linnaeus, var. pubescens Aiton 1789. 
Clethra pumila Clethra pumila Rafinesque, Autik. Bot. 7. 1840. TYPE: NEW JERSEY:
Clethra scabra Clethra scabra Persoon, Syn. Pl. 1: 483. 1805.