Eustoma exaltatum

Species:Eustoma exaltatum (L.)Salisb. ex G.Don
Status:Native, FACW (DEP), FACW (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Sub Class
Genus Eustoma
Species Eustoma exaltatum (L.)Salisb. ex G.Don - MARSH GENTIAN; CATCHFLY PRAIRIE-GENTIAN


Citation EUSTOMA EXALTATUM (Linnaeus) Salisbury ex G. Don, Gen. Hist. 4: 211. 1837.
Basionym: Gentiana exaltata Linnaeus 1762.
Type: Without data (lectotype: Plumier, in Burman, Pl. Amer. t. 81(1). 1756). Lectotypified by Shinners, Southw. Naturalist 2: 40. 1957.

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CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Brevard USF  
Broward USF  
Charlotte USF  
Citrus USF  
Duval USF  
Escambia USF  
Hernando USF  
Hillsborough USF  
Indian River USF  
Lee USF  
Levy FLAS  
Manatee USF  
Miami-Dade USF  
Monroe Keys USF  
Monroe Mainland FLAS  
Orange USF  
Pasco USF  
Pinellas USF  
Putnam USF  


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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Chlora exaltata Chlora exaltata (Linnaeus) Grisebach, Gen. Sp. Gent. 118. 1838.BASIONYM: Gentiana exaltata Linnaeus 1762. 
Erythraea plumieri Erythraea plumieri Kunth, in Humboldt et al., Nov. Gen. Sp. 3: 178. 1819, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Gentiana exaltata Linnaeus 1762. 
Gentiana exaltata Gentiana exaltata Linnaeus, Sp. Pl., ed. 2. 331. 1762. TYPE: Without data (lectotype: Plumier, in Burman, Pl. Amer. t. 81(1). 1756). Lectotypified by Shinners, Southw. Naturalist 2: 40. 1957.
Lisianthus exaltatus Lisianthus exaltatus (Linnaeus) Lamarck, Tabl. Encycl. 1: 478. 1793.BASIONYM: Gentiana exaltata Linnaeus 1762. 
Arenbergia glauca Arenbergia glauca M. Martens & Galeotti, Bull. Acad. Roy. Sci. Bruxelles 11(1): 374. 1844. TYPE: MEXICO:
Dupratzia scoparia Dupratzia scoparia Rafinesque, Fl. Ludov. 54. 1817. TYPE: LOUISIANA:
Eustoma barkleyi Eustoma barkleyi Standley ex Shinners, S.W. Naturalist 2: 39. 1957. TYPE: MEXICO: Coahuila: Ojo de Caliente, 33 mi. SW of Monterrey, 12 Jul 1946, Hernandez et al. 16M548 (holotype: TEX; isotype: TEX).
Eustoma chironioides Eustoma chironioides (Bentham) Grisebach, in de Candolle, Prodr. 9: 51. 1845.BASIONYM: Urananthus chironioides Bentham 1840. 
Eustoma exaltatum forma albiflorum Eustoma exaltatum (Linnaeus) Salisbury ex G. Don, forma albiflorum Benke, Rhodora 35: 44. 1933. TYPE: TEXAS: Cameron Co.: Brownsvile, 25 Mar 1930, Benke 5409 (holotype: F).
Eustoma silenifolium Eustoma silenifolium Salisbury, Parad. Lond. t. 34. 1806, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Lisianthus glaucifolius Jacquin 1781. 
Lisianthus glaucifolius Lisianthus glaucifolius Jacquin, Icon. Pl. Rar. 1: 4, t. 33. 1781.  
Urananthus chironioides Urananthus chironioides Bentham, Pl. Hartw. 47. 1840. TYPE: MEXICO:
Urananthus glaucifolius Urananthus glaucifolius (Jacquin) Bentham, Pl. Hartw. 46. 1840.BASIONYM: Lisianthus glaucifolius Jacquin 1781. 
Urananthus glaucifolius var. angustifolius Urananthus glaucifolius (Jacquin) Bentham, var. angustifolius Bentham, Pl. Hartw. 46. 1840, nom. inadmiss.BASIONYM: Urananthus glaucifolius (Jacquin) Bentham 1840; Lisianthus glaucifolius Jacquin 1781.