Selected Herbarium Specimen Details (29) Download

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: L. C. Noel, 07-Aug-2016
Determination History: Tabernaemontana amblyocarpa Urb.
Locality:USA. Florida. Miami-Dade Co.:
Description:Shrubby small tree, much-branched at the base; flowers white, fragrant. 
Reproductive State:Flower
Notes:CULTIVATED. P.I. 101215, M-6404; native to Cuba, introduced via Atkins garden.
Collector:W. T. Gillis 10794
Date:12 May 1971
Accession No:284321
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Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana chrysocarpa Blake - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin
Locality:Belize. Cayo Distr. 200 yds S of Blue Hole on Hummingbird Highway.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:J. Utley 811
Date:28 May 1971
Accession No:111068

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana alba Mill.
Locality:Mexico. Veracruz. Playa Escondida.
Description:Abundant; flowers yellow. 
Habitat:Roadside in tropical rain forest.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:G. Robinson 570
Date:01 Jul 1983
Accession No:175355

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, 1984
Locality:Mexico. Veracruz. Chacaltianguis Mun.: N side of Río Papaloapan on W side of Benito Juárez and 12 km (by air) SW of Cosamaloapan. 18º 16’ N 95º 54’ W
Description:Shrub 3 m tall; corolla white; fruit opening while on the shrub, orange inside. 
Habitat:Selva alta perennifolia; weedy levee, cultivated ground and roadside, only a few trees.
Reproductive State:Flower
Elevation:10 m
Collector:M. Nee 29285
  with K. Taylor
Date:02 Feb 1984
Accession No:181695

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, 1984
Locality:Mexico. Veracruz. Catemaco Mun.: Along road from Catemaco to Coyame, 2.5 km E of junction with road to Sontecomapan and 0.5 km from N edge of Laguna de Catemaco, 6 km NE of Catemaco. 18º 27’ N 95º 3’ 30” W
Description:Small tree, 5 m tall, 15 cm in diameter; flowers fragrant. 
Habitat:Selva alta perennifolia; remnant of forest surrounded by pastures and coffee plantations; with Tetrorchidium rotundatum, Bernoullia flammea.
Reproductive State:Flower
Elevation:350 m
Collector:M. Nee 26670
  with K. Taylor & J. Martínez G.
Date:20 Apr 1983
Accession No:181678

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, 1984
Locality:Mexico. Veracruz. Tlacotalpan Mun.: Along the highway following the Río Papaloapan towards the coast, 2 km NE of Tlacotalpan. 18º 38’ N 95º 39’ W
Description:Shrub 3 m tall; sap milky; buds yellow; corolla white when open. 
Habitat:Roadside ditch and pasture; with Salix exigua, Daphnopsis americana, Dalbergia brownei, Pithecellobium lanceolatum, Euphorbia torrida, Solanum campechiense, S. houstonii.
Reproductive State:Flower
Elevation:2 m
Collector:M. Nee 26543
  with K. Taylor
Date:08 Apr 1983
Accession No:181721

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, 1984
Locality:Mexico. Veracruz. Santiago Tuxtla Mun.: Along Río Tepango ("Río Grande") at highway bridge, 3 km SW of junction with MEX 180 in Santiago Tuxtla. 18º 27’ N 95º 19’ W
Description:Shurb 3 m tall; flowers yellowish white. 
Habitat:Selva alta perennifolia, dry phase; disturbed nrushy vegetation in pastures along river, with Cedrela odorata, Poulsenia armata, Crataeva tapia.
Reproductive State:Flower
Elevation:160 m
Collector:M. Nee 26477
  with K. Taylor
Date:05 Apr 1983
Accession No:181703

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana amygdalaefolia Jacq. - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, 1984
Locality:Mexico. Veracruz. Santiago Tuxtla Mun.: Vicinity Pixixiapan, 2.5 km W of Tibernal and 20 km SW of Santiago Tuxtla. 18º 20’ N 95º 26’ W
Description:Shrub 4 m tall; sap milky; corolla white with pale yellow center; buds light yellow. 
Habitat:Dry phase of selva alta perennifolia in rain shadow of the Tuxtlas volcanos; remnant forest and pastures along stream, rolling topography mostly cleared for agriculture, with Sterculia apetala, Tabebuia rosea.
Reproductive State:Flower
Elevation:35 m
Collector:M. Nee 26460
  with K. Taylor
Date:05 Apr 1983
Accession No:181723

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana amygdalaefolia Jacq. - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, 1984
Locality:Mexico. Veracruz. Tlapacoyán Mun.: Along Río Tablazos, upstream from Puente de Tomata, the bridge along the road form Tlapacoyán to Altotonga, 6 km SSW of Tlapacoyán. 19º 56’ N 97º 13’ W
Description:Shrub 4 m tall, 10 cm in diameter, with much milky sap; fruit green, malformed. 
Habitat:Bosque caducifolio-selva mediana subperennifolia; forest on slopes above river, Platanus mexicana (along river), Ulmus mexicana, Pinus chiapensis (P. strobus var. chiapensis), may aroids, bromeliads and orchids.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Elevation:550 m
Collector:M. Nee 26081
  with K. Taylor & H. Narave F.
Date:20 Mar 1983
Accession No:181722

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Locality:Mexico. Veracruz. Near Coyame.
Description:Shrub ca. 10-15 ft. tall; flowers white. 
Habitat:In grazed woods.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:R. L. Houck 18
Date:24 Dec 1959
Accession No:86926

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, 1983
Locality:Mexico. Veracruz. Papantla Mun.: 2.5 km E of entrance to ruins of El Tajín, 4 km SW of Papantla. 20º 26’ N 97º 21’ W
Description:Shrub 3 m tall; fruit green on outside, later yellow; inside yellow with bright orange arils. 
Habitat:Selva mediana subperennifolia; nearly level pasture with brush and scattered trees.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Elevation:100 m
Collector:M. Nee 24626
  with G. Diggs
Date:25 Jun 1982
Accession No:171854

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, 1983
Locality:Mexico. Veracruz. Pajapan Mun.: 1-3 km NW of Pajapan on lower slopes of Cerro San Martín Pajapan. 18º 17’ N 94º 42’ W
Description:Shrub with milky sap; flowers fragrant. 
Habitat:Selva alta perennifolia; mostly cleared pasture with brushy and second growth areas and scattered trees.
Reproductive State:Flower
Elevation:200 to 600 m
Collector:M. Nee 22651
  with J. I. Calzada
Date:03 Nov 1981
Accession No:171886

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, 1983
Locality:Mexico. Veracruz. Catemaco Mun.: E side of entrance of Lagua de Sontecomapan into the Gulf of Mexico, 7 km NE of Sontecomapan. 18º 33’ 30” N 94º 59’ W
Description:Shrub 3 m tall; flowers white. 
Habitat:Selva alta perennifolia; second growth and forest remnants on low hills.
Reproductive State:Flower
Elevation:0 to 50 m
Collector:M. Nee 22552
Date:01 Nov 1981
Accession No:171884

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, 1983
Locality:Mexico. Veracruz. Catemaco Mun.: Vicinity Hotel Playa Escondida, 10 km N of Sontecomapan; above the Gulf of Mexico. 18º 35’ 30” N 95º 3’ W
Description:Shrub 4 m tall; leaves fleshy; plant with abundant white latex; flowers white, musty fragrant; fruit green. 
Habitat:Selva alta perennifolia; forest and edges and scattered trees in pasture on slopes.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Elevation:50 to 150 m
Collector:M. Nee 22545
Date:31 Oct 1981
Accession No:171885

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: M. Nee, 1981
Locality:Mexico. Veracruz. Chalma Mun.: 6.5 km N of Huejutla on road to Platón Sánchez. 21º 12’ N 98º 23’ W
Description:Shrub 4 m tall; flowers white. 
Habitat:Selva alta perennifolia; remnant forest on steep slope and along now dry stream bed and adjacent pasture.
Reproductive State:Flower
Elevation:250 m
Collector:M. Nee 18472
  with B. F. Hansen
Date:22 Jun 1980
Accession No:164418

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana alba Mill.
Locality:Mexico. Veracruz. Chalma Mun.: 6.5 km N of Huejutla on road to Platón Sánchez. 21º 12’ N 98º 23’ W
Description:Shrub 4 m tall; sap milky; fruit green. 
Habitat:Selva alta perennifolia; remnant forest on steep slope and along now dry stream bed and adjacent pasture.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Elevation:250 m
Collector:M. Nee 18458
  with B. F. Hansen
Date:22 Jun 1980
Accession No:164412

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, Jan 1984
Tabernaemontana citrifolia L.
Locality:Honduras. Entering Lake Yojoa.
Description:Shrub 1-3 m high; corolla white; fruit opening to expose seeds hanging from margin by bright orange aril, inside of fruit white. 
Habitat:Canyon.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Notes:Sheet 2 of 2.
Collector:P. M. Kamb 2156
Date:23 Aug 1951
Accession No:175349

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, Jan 1984
Tabernaemontana citrifolia L.
Locality:Honduras. Entering Lake Yojoa.
Description:Shrub 1-3 m high; corolla white; fruit opening to expose seeds hanging from margin by bright orange aril, inside of fruit white. 
Habitat:Canyon.
Reproductive State:Flower
Notes:Sheet 1 of 2.
Collector:P. M. Kamb 2156
Date:23 Aug 1951
Accession No:175323

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana chrysocarpa Blake - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, Aug 1982
Locality:Honduras. Olancho Dept. Arededores de catacamas.
Description:Arbusto con flores blancas. 
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:M. Hernandez 5454
  with G. Rendón
Date:07 Apr 1971
Accession No:165066

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill.
Locality:Belize. Toledo Distr. San Pedro Colombia Road. 16º 16’ N 88º 57’ W
Description:Tree to 5 m with dbh 10 cm; resin sticky, white; flowers yellow; fruits kidney shaped, green; new growth; occasional. 
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:R. Arvigo 581
  with P. Cocom, R. Cocom, J. Oh, & G. Shropshire
Date:12 Aug 1991
Accession No:211196

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana alba Mill.
Locality:Mexico. Veracruz. Catemaco Mun.: Along dirt road, 1-2 km E of Tebanca (1-2 km E of E side of Lago Catemaco). 18º 23’ N 94º 59’ W
Description:Small tree 5 m tall; corolla white; fruit orange inside. 
Habitat:Selva alta perennifolia; mostly cleared and with many shrubs remaining or invading cattle pastures.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Elevation:450 to 500 m
Notes:Sheet 2 of 2.
Collector:B. F. Hansen 7632
  with M. Nee
Date:06 Jul 1980
Accession No:164411

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana alba Mill.
Locality:Mexico. Veracruz. Catemaco Mun.: Along dirt road, 1-2 km E of Tebanca (1-2 km E of E side of Lago Catemaco). 18º 23’ N 94º 59’ W
Description:Small tree 5 m tall; corolla white; fruit orange inside. 
Habitat:Selva alta perennifolia; mostly cleared and with many shrubs remaining or invading cattle pastures.
Reproductive State:Flower
Elevation:450 to 500 m
Notes:Sheet 1 of 2.
Collector:B. F. Hansen 7632
  with M. Nee
Date:06 Jul 1980
Accession No:164410

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: G. G. Robinson
Locality:Mexico. Oaxaca. San Juan Palantla. 17º 50’ 48” N 96º 23’ 36” W
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:B. Martínez s.n.
  with A. de Jesús
Date:Oct 1995
Accession No:216457

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana alba Mill.
Locality:Mexico. Veracruz. Cuitláhuac Mun.: 3 km NW of Cuitláhuac on small dirt road. 18º 50’ N 96º 44’ W
Description:Single-stemmed shrub 4 m tall; leaves glossy green; fruits ripe, turning light green, orange within. 
Habitat:Selva baja caducifolia; disturbed forest along stream.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Elevation:350 m
Collector:B. F. Hansen 7567
  with M. Nee
Date:03 Jul 1980
Accession No:164409

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana chrysocarpa Blake
Locality:Costa Rica. Guanacaste Prov. 1 mi. SE of Finca Jimenez (=Estacion Experimental Enrique Jimenez Nunez).
Description:Small tree with white sticky sap; leaves shiny green; flowers yellow; fruits with pulpy red aril on seeds. 
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:M. S. Foster G-11
Date:11 May 1971
Accession No:143655

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana chrysocarpa Blake - Determined By: A. Gentry
Locality:Belize. Cayo Distr. Sibun River just W of Hummingbird Highway.
Description:Tree to 20 ft. tall; fruits green. 
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:J. D. Dwyer 11332
Date:21 Jun 1973
Accession No:113543

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana chrysocarpa Blake - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, Aug 1982
Locality:Mexico. Tabasco. SE of Teapa at km 4 on road to Tacotalpa.
Description:Shurb 3 m; flowers white; sap milky. 
Habitat:Disturbed area near road.
Reproductive State:Flower
Elevation:325 m
Collector:T. B. Croat 47888
Date:18 Feb 1979
Accession No:165127

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, 1991
Locality:Belize. Cayo Distr. Ca. 15 km SW of San Ignacio; near San Antonio. 17º 5’ N 89º 0’ W
Description:Shrub to 2 m with copious latex; flowers white. 
Habitat:Forest.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:M. J. Balick 1763
  with R. Arvigo, G. Shropshire, A. Cuc, E. Xix.
Date:11 Nov 1987
Accession No:202688

Family Name:Apocynaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Tabernaemontana alba Mill. - Determined By: A. J. M. Leeuwenberg, 1992
Determination History: Tabernaemontana alba Mill.
Locality:Mexico. Veracruz. INIREB field station at El Morro de la Mancha, 2.4 km E of highway 180 on shore of Golfo de México, ca. 68 km (by road) N of José Cardel and 120 km by road S of Nautla. 19º 39’ N 96º 25’ W
Description:Small tree 8 m tall, 10 cm dbh, with abundant white latex; fruits green, filled with seeds embedded in dark orange pulp, with odor like watermelon. 
Habitat:Selva baja caducifolia on old dunes, Bursera simarouba dominant, with Cedrela odorata, Diospyros digyna, Enterolobium sp., Nectandra cf. coriacea, Tabernaemontana alba, Karwinskia humboldtiana, Annona glabra, & Guazuma ulmifolia.
Elevation:10 to 15 m
Collector:T. S. Cochrane 8592
Date:20 Jul 1978
Accession No:140001

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