Lindera melissifolia

Family:LAURACEAE
Species:Lindera melissifolia (Walter)Blume
Common Name:SOUTHERN SPICEBUSH; PONDBERRY
Status:Native, Endangered-State, Endangered-US, OBL (DEP), FACW (NWPL)

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Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order LAURALES
FamilyLAURACEAE
Genus Lindera
Species Lindera melissifolia (Walter)Blume - SOUTHERN SPICEBUSH; PONDBERRY

Citation

Citation LINDERA MELISSIFOLIA (Walter) Blume, Mus. Bot. 1: 324. 1851.
Basionym: Laurus melissifolia Walter 1788.
Type: SOUTH CAROLINA: Darlington Co.: 1 mi. NE of Honey Hill, 23 Jul 1961, Williamson 1550 (neotype: USCH). Neotypified by D. B. Ward, J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 2: 1281. 2008.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Unknown NY  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Benzoin melissifolium Benzoin melissifolium (Walter) Nees von Esenbeck, Syst. Laur. 494. 1836.BASIONYM: Laurus melissifolia Walter 1788. 
Laurus diospyrus Laurus diospyrus Pursh, Fl. Amer. Sept. 276. 1814, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Laurus melissifolia Walter 1788. 
Laurus melissifolia Laurus melissifolia Walter, Fl. Carol. 134. 1788. TYPE: SOUTH CAROLINA:
Laurus diospyroides Laurus diospyroides Michaux, Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 243. 1803. TYPE: "Carolina",