Selected Herbarium Specimen Details (108) Download

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) A. Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hernando Co.: Weeki Wachee Springs State Park. Beside and outbuilding to the far SSW of the parking area. T23S, R17E, Sec. 2.
Habitat:Disturbed scrub.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:C. vanHoek WW0045
Date:14 Jul 2009
Accession No:259109
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Charlotte Co.: Shell Creek Preserve. 2 km N of C-74, 10 km W of FL 31, 2.5 km ESE of Washington Loop Road. 26º 57’ 52” N 81º 51’ 45” W
Habitat:Mesic hammock along steep upper bank of creek.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:A. R. Franck 2832
Date:11 Sep 2011
Accession No:259900
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Levy Co.: Manatee Springs State Park. Around parking lot at spring.
Habitat:Upland mixed forest.
Collector:K. Gulledge 413
  with E. Richter
Date:07 Aug 1997
Accession No:263644
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Nassau Co.: Tarpon Avenue, Fernandina Beach. 30º 40’ 12” N 81º 25’ 58” W
Habitat:Coastal strand.
Collector:S. Myers 614
Date:13 Jul 2012
Accession No:264606
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Glades Co.: Fisheating Creek Wildlife Management Area. Fort Center; along S side of Fisheating Creek, 4 km W of FL 78. 26º 57’ 16” N 81º 9’ 44” W
Habitat:Quercus hammock.
Collector:A. R. Franck 3199
Date:10 Nov 2012
Accession No:265849
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Wakulla Co.: Wakulla Springs State Park.. Wakulla Springs. 29º 14’ 2” N 84º 18’ 19” W
Habitat:Hardwood forest, tree walk.
Collector:S. Myers 994
Date:25 May 2013
Accession No:269738
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: University of South Florida Ecological Research Area. Middle of N section of Buck Island, ca. 766 m NW of the junction of Fletcher Avenue (C-582A) and 56th Street (FL 583); ca. 648 m NNW of W gate. 28º 4’ 29” N 82º 23’ 55” W
Description:Tree ca. 4 m tall; leaves aromatic; flowers small, cream-colored; drupes black. 
Habitat:Xeric hammock/overgrown sand pine scrub; with Pinus clausa, Quercus geminata, Lyonia ferruginea, Vacciniuim arboreum, and Serenoa repens.
Collector:A. C. Schmidt 173
Date:11 Feb 2002
Accession No:279357
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: University of South Florida Ecological Research Area. Buck Island, ca. 0.6 km NNW of the junction of Fletcher Avenue (C-582A) and 56th Street (Fl 583); NNW of W gate. 28º 4’ 28” N 82º 23’ 55” W
Description:Tree ca. 6 m tall. 
Habitat:Xeric hammock/overgrown sand pine [Pinus clausa] scrub.
Collector:A. C. Schmidt 4
  with B. Mercadante
Date:26 Jun 2001
Accession No:279642
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: University of South Florida Botanical Gardens.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Notes:CULTIVATED.
Collector:R. Arias 65
Date:1992
Accession No:208161
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. South Carolina. Hampton Co.: 1.5 mi. E of I-95 on SC 68, 0.5 mi. W of Yemassee.
Habitat:Edge of pineland.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:R. P. Sauleda 4081
  with D. K. Sauleda
Date:03 Sep 1980
Accession No:163006
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Mississippi. Jackson Co.: Near White's Camp N of Van Cleave.
Habitat:Low wet bottomland wood.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:J. D. Ray, Jr. 3060
Date:03 Aug 1952
Accession No:19684
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Alabama. Baldwin Co.: Between Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, Highway 180.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:J. A. Ewan s.n.
Date:30 Sep 1967
Accession No:152600
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. South Carolina. Beaufort Co.: Along US 21, W of Hunting Island near Harbor River.
Habitat:Hammock.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:S. W. Leonard 1952
  with A. E. Radford
Date:09 Sep 1968
Accession No:89737
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. South Carolina. Charleston Co.: Bulls Island.
Habitat:Mixed woods.
Collector:G. R. Cooley s.n.
Date:11 Jan 1951
Accession No:1159
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Mississippi. Harrison Co.: Cat Island.
Habitat:Fresh water marsh bordering scrub oak-palmetto ridge.
Collector:J. D. Ray, Jr. 2682
Date:24 Jul 1952
Accession No:19731
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. South Carolina. Charleston Co.: Bulls Island.
Description:Frequent; 8 ft. tall. 
Habitat:Deciduous forest.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:G. R. Cooley 1003
Date:17 Feb 1952
Accession No:1157
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: C. vanHoek, 2016
Locality:USA. Florida. Polk Co.: Avon Park Bombing Range.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:M. L. Gilbert s.n.
Date:04 Apr 1981
Accession No:292341
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: C. vanHoek, 2016
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Highlands Co.: Avon Park Bombing Range. Fort Kissimmee.
Collector:C. F. Caudle 4099
  with M.G. Gilbert, M.S. Tisdale
Date:26 Jul 1963
Accession No:292344
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: C. vanHoek, 2016
Locality:USA. Florida. Polk Co.: Clark's Pool.
Habitat:Oak hammock.
Collector:C. F. Caudle 276
  with M.G. Gilbert, M.S. Tisdale
Date:06 Oct 1962
Accession No:292354
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: C. vanHoek, 2016
Determination History: Persea persea (L.) Cockerell
Locality:USA. Florida. Polk Co.: Alafia River, FL 39.
Habitat:Hardwoods.
Collector:C. F. Caudle 3678
  with M.G. Gilbert, M.S. Tisdale
Date:11 Jul 1963
Accession No:292384
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: C. vanHoek, 2016
Locality:USA. Florida. Marion Co.: Central Tower, FL 40.
Collector:C. F. Caudle 5194
  with M.G. Gilbert, M.S. Tisdale
Date:03 Jun 1964
Accession No:292356
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: C. vanHoek, 2016
Determination History: Persea persea (L.) Cockerell
Locality:USA. Florida. Lake Co.: Leesburg.
Collector:C. F. Caudle 1763
  with M.L. Gilbert, M.S. Tisdale
Date:10 Aug 1962
Accession No:293819
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: C. vanHoek, 2016
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Highlands Co.: Avon Park Bombing Range. Fort Kissimmee.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:C. F. Caudle 4099A
  with M.L. Gilbert, M.S. Tisdale
Date:26 Jul 1963
Accession No:293817
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lake Co.: S edge of Lake Dora.
Collector:R. F. Daubenmire s.n.
  with J. Daubenmire
Date:17 Jul 1984
Accession No:203326
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea littoralis Small - Determined By: Erdman West
Locality:USA. Florida. Flagler Co.: Ca. 4 mi. S of Marineland.
Description:Tree, 8 m tall; mature fruit blue-black. 
Habitat:Hammock.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:D. B. Ward 1628
  with S.S. Ward
Date:17 Oct 1959
Accession No:36415
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Brevard Co.: S side of South Drive, Melbourne Village.
Habitat:Dry, marly, sandy soil.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:A.G. Shuey 22
Date:24 Apr 1971
Accession No:127066
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Citrus Co.: Trail End Hammock, near Withlacoochee River; E of Floral City.
Description:Tree to 30 ft. tall, in early anthesis. Frequent. 
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:O. K. Lakela 25936
  with J.A. Lassiter, R. Lassiter
Date:06 May 1963
Accession No:55419
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Hillsborough River State Park. 20 mi. NE of Tampa on US 301. T27S, R21E, Secs. 7–9.
Habitat:Oxbow lake.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:A. N. Arcuri 470
Date:29 Jul 1977
Accession No:140967
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Sawgrass Lake, St. Petersburg; Maple trail.
Collector:W. Biggs s.n.
Date:25 Oct 1978
Accession No:139587
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1984
Determination History: Persea littoralis Small
Locality:USA. Florida. Martin Co.: Jupiter Island.
Description:Tree 4.5 m high. 
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:G. R. Cooley 4853
  with E. West, T. Daggy
Date:27–29 Jul 1956
Accession No:2731
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Sumter Co.: Withlacoochee State Forest. Ca. 1.5 mi. N of Croom. T22S, R21E, Sec. 5, NE¼.
Habitat:Sandhill.
Collector:B. F. Hansen 13080
Date:09 Nov 2005
Accession No:241873
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hernando Co.: Weeki Wachee. Jungle Trail.
Habitat:Open area.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:P. Genelle 1088
  with G. Fleming
Date:22 Nov 1971
Accession No:98842
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Volusia Co.: Lake Beresford, ca. 5.0 km W of DeLand center.
Description:Tree, 5–6 m, 15–20 cm dbh [diameter at breast height]. 
Habitat:Wooded slopes above lake; with Prunus carolianua, Carya glabra, Magnolia sp., and fan palm species; soil very sandy.
Collector:P. D. Sorensen 02-27
Date:10 Dec 2002
Accession No:240195
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Clay Co.: Black Creek, 1.5 mi. W of Penney Farms on FL 16. T6S, R24E, Sec. 13, NE¼ of NE¼.
Habitat:Along riverbank and weedy area around bridge.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:B. F. Hansen 5537
  with D. Richardson
Date:18 May 1979
Accession No:140757
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Little Manatee River State Park. N loop of N Hiking Trail; E of Cypress Creek. T32S, R19E, Sec. 24, SW¼ of SW¼.
Description:Tree to 1.75 m. 
Habitat:Scrub.
Collector:J. Myers 643
Date:02 Mar 2000
Accession No:231742
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Sarasota Co.: Oscar Scherer State Park. T38S, R18E, Sec. 13, NW¼ of NW¼ of SE¼.
Habitat:Edge of scrubby flatwoods.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:C. Becker OS0386
Date:09 Sep 2002
Accession No:243136
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. St. Lucie Co.: Ca. 2 mi. S of C-712 on FL 707, S of Ft. Pierce. T36S, R40E, Sec. 7.
Habitat:Disturbed tropical coastal hammock.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:R. P. Wunderlin 10163
  with B.F. Hansen, C. vanHoek
Date:26 Sep 1985
Accession No:188516
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. St. Lucie Co.: Port St. Lucie, ca. 0.5 mi. W of FL 707 on Walton Road, W of Walton, S of Ft. Pierce.
Description:Small tree to 5 m. 
Habitat:Coastal scrub.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:R. P. Wunderlin 10184
  with B.F. Hansen, C. vanHoek
Date:26 Sep 1985
Accession No:188429
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Indian River Co.: 5 mi. N of Vero Beach along FL A1A.
Habitat:Roadside.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:S. Todd 3614
  with W. Webb, J. Carlton, J. Wassmer, R. Long, C. Sreemadhavan
Date:22 Jun 1972
Accession No:102517
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Ca. 1 mi. S of Snug Harbor on Weedon Island; off Mud Hole Island.
Description:Leaf blades reticulate beneath. 
Habitat:Sandy, weedy bank and brackish margin of small canal; Quercus geminata with Rhizophora mangle and Baccharis halimifolia.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:J. D. Ray, Jr. 10972
  with C.E. Smith, Jr., O. Lakela, J. Patman
Date:19 May 1961
Accession No:42559
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Brevard Co.: N Merritt Island.
Habitat:Dry, yellowish soil.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:J. E. Poppleton s.n.
  with A.G. Shuey
Date:12 Oct 1972
Accession No:124929
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Highlands Co.: S side of FL 70, 1.5 mi. E of US 27. T38S, R30E, Sec. 3, NW¼ of SE¼
Habitat:Disturbed sand scrub.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:D. Richardson 797
Date:08 Jun 1979
Accession No:142657
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Levy Co.: Vicinity of Cedar Key and along FL 24 between Cedar Key and Otter Creek.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:R. W. Long 3326
  with J. Carlton, C. Sreemadhavan, O. Lakela
Date:15 Sep 1971
Accession No:98061
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Fort De Soto County Park. Mullet Key.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:P. Genelle 1661
  with G. Fleming, O. Lakela
Date:17 Apr 1973
Accession No:104695
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Sarasota Co.: Oscar Scherer State Park. Green trail; past end of campground near culvert crossing. T38S, R18E, Sec. 14, SE¼ of NE¼ of SE¼.
Habitat:Hammock.
Collector:C. Olson OS0415
Date:15 Aug 2005
Accession No:247527
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Brevard Co.: Cape Canaveral Mound. T23S, R37E, Sec. 26.
Habitat:Scrub oak - pine community; Indian shell ridge.
Collector:D. P. Cole 165
Date:23 Feb 1975
Accession No:119556
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Manatee Co.: Madira Bickel Mound. T30S, R16E, Sec. 1.
Habitat:Indian shell ceremonial mound.
Collector:D. P. Cole 88
Date:06 Feb 1975
Accession No:119527
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1984
Determination History: Tamala borbonia (L.) Raf.
Locality:USA. Florida. Polk Co.: Ft. Meade.
Collector:J. B. McFarlin 10507
Date:08 Sep 1936
Accession No:175028
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1984
Determination History: Tamala borbonia (L.) Raf.
Locality:USA. Florida. Highlands Co.: Lake Sebring.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:J. B. McFarlin 9113
Date:30 Aug 1934
Accession No:175021
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: NW of Tampa, near junction of Waters Avenue and Hulsey Road; near Rocky Creek.
Description:Young, sterile tree. 
Habitat:Oak scrub; seasonally wet pineland with saw palmetto [Serenoa] and grasses.
Collector:O. K. Lakela 27378
Date:07 Sep 1964
Accession No:60839
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lake Co.: Squirrel Point, Lake Dora.
Description:Abundant. 
Habitat:Climax upland hammock.
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:R. F. Daubenmire s.n.
  with J. Daubenmire
Date:22 Nov 1980
Accession No:178005
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Levy Co.: Jones Creek, Withlacoochee Bay, WNW of Yankeetown. T16S, R16E, Sec. 31, NW ¼.
Description:Leaves coriaceous, very shiny above, paler beneath and slightly glaucous; small tree to 10–15 ft. tall. 
Habitat:Low limestone island in salt marsh; with Sabal, Juniperus, Persea, Yucca, etc.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:C. E. Wood 9204
  with K.A. Wilson, G.R. Cooley
Date:04 May 1959
Accession No:83020
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Martin Co.: Jonathan Dickinson State Park. W of railroad tracks.
Habitat:Hydric hammock.
Collector:R. O. Woodbury s.n.
  with R. Roberts
Date:Jun 1990
Accession No:257664
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Brevard Co.: N Merritt Island; W of lab, W shoulder of FL 3. T20S, R36E, Sec. 33, SW¼.
Habitat:Xeric hammock.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:A.G. Shuey M0509
Date:26 Apr 1973
Accession No:119279
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Sarasota Co.: Manasota Key.
Habitat:Hardwood coastal hammocks, largely dominated by Quercus and Sabal.
Collector:R. W. Long 2582
  with R. Broome, F. Almeda, J. Utley, L. Pardue
Date:12 May 1967
Accession No:80426
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: R. R. Smith
Locality:USA. Florida. Marion Co.: Near boil of Salt Springs. T13S, R26E.
Description:Flowers pale yellow and fragrant; ca. 14 m tall. 
Habitat:Hammock.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:R. R. Smith 50
  with T. Myint
Date:26 Apr 1961
Accession No:52454
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Indian River Co.: 5 mi. N of Vero Beach, along roadside FL A1A.
Reproductive State:Flower, Fruit
Collector:S. Todd 3583
  with W. Webb, J. Carlton, J. Wassmer, R. Long, C. Sreemadhavan
Date:22 Jun 1972
Accession No:102552
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Ca. 1 mi. S of Snug Harbor on Weedon Island; just W of Bartow Station of Florida Power Company.
Description:Trees to 4 m tall. 
Habitat:Disturbed live oak [Quercus virginiana] - cabbage palmetto [Sabal palmetto] hammock on shell midden; weedy in disturbed area; Ardisia escallonioides very common; Juniperus virginiana, Osmanthus, and Persea scattered.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:J. D. Ray, Jr. 10991
  with C.E. Smith, Jr., O. Lakela, J. Patman
Date:19 May 1961
Accession No:42581
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. DeSoto Co.: Deep Creek Preserve. Ca. 800 ha on W side of Peace River, ca. 4.5 km NE of junction I-75 and Kings Highway (C-769), 13 km E of path of eye of Hurricane Charley (13 Aug 2004). 27º 2’ N 82º W
Description:Tree to 4 m. 
Habitat:Scrub/xeric hammock.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:A. R. Franck 839
Date:28 Aug 2008
Accession No:246438
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Volusia Co.: Apollo State Park. Below Turtle Mound.
Description:Common shrub, wind- and salt-trimmed extensively; to 7–8 ft. 
Habitat:Dunes.
Collector:J.M. Carlton s.n.
Date:08 Feb 1974
Accession No:201163
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Indian River Co.: Round Island Park. Vero Beach.
Collector:W. Webb s.n.
Date:11 Nov 1972
Accession No:105220
Image:105220.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Citrus Co.: Fort Cooper State Park. S part of park. T19S, R20E, Sec. 27, SE¼ of SW¼.
Habitat:Xeric hammock.
Collector:R. A. Hattaway FC0004
Date:20 Oct 1999
Accession No:234992
Image:234992.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Brevard Co.: Near Titusville, off I-95.
Description:Low tree, 8–9 ft. tall; berries black. 
Collector:E. Cohen 4
Date:05 Jan 1990
Accession No:201554
Image:201554.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Ca. 1 mi. SE of Marco Island on Horrs Island, W end to center. T52S, R26E, Sec. 22, S½.
Habitat:Oak scrub area.
Collector:B. F. Hansen 11816
  with R.P. Wunderlin, C. Courtney
Date:28 Dec 1988
Accession No:199334
Image:199334.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Around vacant ots and remnant vegetation, Marco Island, SE corner. T52S, R26E, Sec. 21, NE¼.
Collector:B. F. Hansen 11846
  with R.P. Wunderlin
Date:29 Dec 1988
Accession No:198942
Image:198942.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Brooker Creek Preserve. Tarpon Springs; N section of Four Lakes Hammock. 28º 10’ 18” N 82º 41’ 34” W
Description:Young tree. 
Habitat:Sub-canopy of xeric hammock.
Collector:C. S. Helt 2
Date:01 Sep 2006
Accession No:248058
Image:248058.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. fm. pubescens (Pursh) Fernald
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Marco Island; Caxambus Pass area, off C-951.
Habitat:Low moist area between shell and sand ridges.
Reproductive State:Bud
Collector:O. K. Lakela 29503
Date:15 Mar 1966
Accession No:73308
Image:73308.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Marco Island, Caxambas Pass; under Observation Tower.
Description:Youngs trees in fine fruit. 
Habitat:Hammock association.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 29082
  with D. Laker
Date:20 Aug 1965
Accession No:66189
Image:66189.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Ca. 1 mi. SE of Marco Island on Horrs Island, W end to center. T52S, R26E, Sec. 22, S½.
Habitat:Shell mounds and adjacent areas.
Collector:B. F. Hansen 11799
  with R.P. Wunderlin, C. Courtney
Date:28 Dec 1988
Accession No:199335
Image:199335.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: University of South Florida Ecological Research Area.
Description:Tree to 10 m tall. 
Habitat:Cypress [Taxodium] swamp.
Collector:R. P. Wunderlin 6393
  with D. Richardson, B. Williamson
Date:20 Sep 1978
Accession No:134502
Image:134502.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Brevard Co.: Cape Canaveral Mound. T23S, R37E, Sec. 26.
Habitat:Indian shell ridge.
Collector:D. P. Cole 146
Date:23 Feb 1975
Accession No:119614
Image:119614.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. St. Johns Co.: Anastasia State Park. Anastasia Island, E of St. Augustine; in campgrounds.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:J.M. Carlton s.n.
Date:09 May 1973
Accession No:162766
Image:162766.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Volusia Co.: Apollo State Park. Below Turtle Mound.
Description:Common shrub, wind- and salt-trimmed extensively; to 7–8 ft. 
Habitat:Dunes.
Collector:J.M. Carlton s.n.
Date:08 Feb 1974
Accession No:162765
Image:162765.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea littoralis Small
Locality:USA. Florida. Volusia Co.: Ca. 9 mi. S of New Smyrna Beach at Turtle Mound.
Description:Common; flowers in pre-anthesis, di-anthesis. 
Habitat: Heavily vegetated shell mound (ancient kitchen midden) ca. 7 m high, 100 m long, along Mosquito Lagoon. Woody overstory mostly of Celtis, Exothea paniculata, Zanthoxylum fagara, Persea littoralis [P. borbonia], Ardisia escallonioides, Rapanea guianensis [Myrsine cubana], Parthenocissus quinquefolia, Plumbago scandens [P. zeylanica], Bumelia [Sideroxylon] and Forestiera; along narrow beach, base of mound.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:J. D. Ray, Jr. 10794
  with C.E. Wood, C.E. Smith, R.J. Eaton
Date:27 Apr 1961
Accession No:41051
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Cayo Costa Island.
Collector:S. R. Herwitz 814
Date:10 Apr 1991
Accession No:206232
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Manatee Co.: South Fork State Park. T33S, R21E, Sec. 7.
Description:Tree to 20 m height; common. 
Habitat:Xeric hammock.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:R. Owen SF0091
Date:16 May 1992
Accession No:207818
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Manatee Co.: Madira Bickel Mound State Archaeological Site. Along Mound Trail on W flank. T33S, R17E, Sec. 34, E½ of SE¼ of SE¼ of SW¼ of NW¼.
Description:Tree to 9 m height. Occasional. 
Habitat:Shell mound.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:S. Cole MB0051
Date:19 Mar 1995
Accession No:217985
Image:217985.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Okaloosa Co.: Destin, E of Benning Drive, ca. 2 blocks N of US 98.
Habitat:Disturbed woods.
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:G. Wilhelm 9157
Date:22 Jun 1981
Accession No:169023
Image:169023.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Santa Rosa Co.: Ca. 5 mi. N of Holley, ca. 0.5 mi. W of FL 87, Weaver Creek. T1S, R27W, Sec. 1, SW¼.
Habitat:Steep head.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:G. Wilhelm 9054
  with D. Ladd
Date:21 May 1981
Accession No:169022
Image:169022.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Walton Co.: Grayton Beach State Park. Along nature trail.
Habitat:Magnolia hammock.
Collector:G. Wilhelm 9269
  with B. Bush
Date:26 Jun 1981
Accession No:169006
Image:169006.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Citrus Co.: Inverness; FL 44 and S Estate Point.
Habitat:Sandy edge of cypress [Taxodium] hammock.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:N. L. Mawhinney 39
Date:07 Nov 1982
Accession No:172416
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Volusia Co.: Turtle Mound Monument, S New Smyrna Beach.
Habitat:Shell ridge facing lagoon.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 31756
  with L. Pardue
Date:23 Nov 1968
Accession No:84400
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: R. K. Godfrey
Locality:USA. Florida. Levy Co.: Cedar Key; main street of town.
Description:Shade tree; trunk ca. 3 ft. in diameter. 
Reproductive State:Bud
Collector:R. Kral 2970
  with R.K. Godfrey
Date:26 Jul 1956
Accession No:2724
Image:2724.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Sarasota Co.: Oscar Scherer State Park. T38S, R18E, Sec. 14, SW¼ of NE¼ of SE¼.
Habitat:Mesic flatwoods.
Collector:R. A. Hattaway OS0025
Date:03 Nov 1999
Accession No:245794
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Sarasota Co.: Oscar Scherer State Park. T38S, R18E, Sec. 14, SE¼ of NW¼ of SE¼.
Habitat:Mesic flatwoods.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:R. A. Hattaway OS0039
Date:02 Oct 2000
Accession No:245787
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: K. M. Meyer
Locality:USA. Florida. Marion Co.: Ocala National Forest. 0.1 mi. on Forest Service Road 22, off US 19, Salt Spring Marina Road. 29º 20’ 51” N 81º 44’ 3” W
Description:Tree; leaves with white pubescence; aromatic. 
Habitat:Pine and oak forest.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:K. M. Meyer 101
  with A. Townesmith
Date:19 May 2007
Accession No:257247
Image:257247.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Volusia Co.: Turtle Mound, ca. 6 mi. SSE of New Smyrna Beach along the coast. T18S, R35E, Sec. 16.
Habitat:Coastal hammock on large shell mound.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:B. F. Hansen 8251
  with G. Robinson
Date:20 May 1981
Accession No:157166
Image:157166.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea littoralis Small
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Ca. 3 mi. SW of Largo at McKay Creek.
Description:Some leaves lightly reticulate. 
Habitat:Open wooded low knoll with mature Pinus clausa overstory; understory apparently cleared in recent years; young growth of Quercus geminata, Q. chapmanii, Osmanthus megacarpus, Ilex ambigua, Vitis rotundifolia, Serenoa repens, Persea and Myrica with occasional Carya glabra var. megacarpa [C. glabra], Q. incana, longleaf pine [Pinus palustris]; Baccharis halimifolia, Rhus copallinum, Callicarpa americana and persimmon [Diospyros virginiana] as scattered weeds.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:J. D. Ray, Jr. 10930
  with C.E. Smith, Jr., O. Lakela, J. Patman
Date:12 May 1961
Accession No:42296
Image:42296.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Flagler Co.: Plantation Oak development; 0.8 mi. E of I-95, 1.1 mi. NE of US 1 and I-95 intersection. T13S, R32E, Sec. 30.
Habitat:Sandhill scrub next to powerlines.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:C. Slaughter 14840
  with M. Minno, B. Fewster
Date:01 May 2006
Accession No:243442
Image:243442.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: O. K. Lakela, 02-Dec-1963
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Fort De Soto County Park. Hospital Key, Gulf of Mexico, S of Gulfport.
Description:Frequent. 
Habitat:Hammock with Persea, Ficus, and Sabal palmetto, overhead.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 26340
  with R.F. Thorne, R.W. Long
Date:10 Sep 1963
Accession No:55324
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Flagler Co.: County coquina rock quarry along FL 100, E of I-95.
Description:Tree. 
Habitat:Above piled rocks.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:D. S. Correll 52924
  with H.B. Correll, R.K. Godfrey
Date:08 Oct 1981
Accession No:160966
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. J. Herring
Locality:USA. Florida. Columbia Co.: Ichetucknee Springs State Park. 4.5 mi. NW of Fort White off of US 27; ca. 0.5 mi. NE of S entrance in SW portion of section 1B. T6S, R15E, Sec. 24.
Description:Frequent. Tree; ca. 3 m tall; fruits green. 
Habitat:Ruderal edge of former pine plantation and disturbed sandhill; with Quercus laevis and Q. margaretta.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:B. J. Herring 1179
  with D. Herring
Date:28 Aug 1993
Accession No:210282
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. St. Johns Co.: Along N side of FL 206 at E end of bridge at Crescent Beach. T8S, R30E, Sec. 35, NW¼.
Habitat:Weedy area along coastal thickets.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:B. F. Hansen 9832
  with J. Hansen
Date:28 Sep 1983
Accession No:174023
Image:174023.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Brevard Co.: E side of street 0.5 mi. S of Cheney Road, ca. 1.5 mi. SW of Indian River City; ca. 4 mi. S of Titusville.
Habitat:Sand pine [Pinus clausa] scrub on low hills, with Dicerandra sp. nov.
Collector:B. F. Hansen 11680
  with R.P. Wunderlin, K. DeLaney, R. Huck
Date:17 Nov 1987
Accession No:193604
Image:193604.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea littoralis Small
Locality:USA. Florida. Volusia Co.: Turtle Mound Monument, facing Indian River; S of New Smyrna Beach.
Habitat:Shell mound hammock.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:R. W. Long 2288
  with O. Lakela, R. Broome, F. Almeda
Date:09 Oct 1966
Accession No:77343
Image:77343.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea littoralis Small
Locality:USA. Florida. Volusia Co.: New Smyrna Beach, Ward Motel area.
Description:Frequent; fruit purplish black. 
Habitat:Shrub cover of dunes, along beach.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 25524
Date:03 Nov 1962
Accession No:48116
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Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea littoralis Small
Locality:USA. Florida. St. Lucie Co.: W of intercoastal waterways, off US 1; extreme northern part of county.
Description:Young sterile shrubs; foliage pleasantly aromatic, especially in sunshine. 
Habitat:About cabbage palm [Sabal palmetto] and scrub oaks.
Collector:O. K. Lakela 25621
Date:19 Jan 1963
Accession No:57503
Image:57503.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Brevard Co.: Malabar Cape, S of Melbourne Beach; between FL A1A and Indian River.
Habitat:Dunes and hammock.
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 28666
Date:22 May 1965
Accession No:64923
Image:64923.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: O. K. Lakela, Apr 1971
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Fort De Soto County Park. S of Gulfport, Gulf of Mexico; Mullet Key.
Description:Leaves aromatic; strongly reticulate beneath. 
Habitat:Hammock and beaches; Pinus - Ceratiola association.
Collector:O. K. Lakela 26635
  with J. A. Lassiter, R. Lassiter
Date:02 Nov 1963
Accession No:56628
Image:56628.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Citrus Co.: Islands in Lake Tsalapopka, E of Hernando.
Description:Tree 3 dm dbh [diameter breast height], 15 m tall; leaves light colored beneath and odoriferous. 
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:G. R. Cooley 7303
  with R.J. Eaton
Date:23 Apr 1960
Accession No:21083
Image:21083.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hernando Co.: Weeki Wachee.
Description:Tree of 20 m. 
Habitat:Sand.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:P. Genelle 715
  with G. Fleming
Date:26 Apr 1971
Accession No:95478
Image:95478.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Broward Co.: Hugh Taylor Birch State Park. Ft. Lauderdale.
Habitat:Primary hammock with extensions of subtropical flora; Krugiodendron, Metopium, Genipa.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:O. K. Lakela 29582
  with R.W. Long
Date:19 Apr 1966
Accession No:73877
Image:73877.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Citrus Co.: T20S, R21E, Sec. 9.
Description:Tree, 8 m tall. 
Habitat:Hammock.
Reproductive State:Bud
Collector:G. R. Cooley 6480
  with R.J. Eaton
Date:22 Apr 1959
Accession No:9424
Image:9424.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea littoralis Small
Locality:USA. Florida. Volusia Co.: Ca. 9 mi. S of New Smyrna Beach at Turtle Mound.
Description:Infrequent; tree 6 m tall; bark deeply fissured, brown-gray; leaves glossy, lighter beneath. 
Habitat: Heavily vegetated shell mound (ancient kitchen midden) ca. 7 m high, 100 m long, along Mosquito Lagoon. Woody overstory mostly of Celtis, Exothea paniculata, Zanthoxylum fagara, Persea littoralis [P. borbonia], Ardisia escallonioides, Rapanea guianensis [Myrsine cubana], Parthenocissus quinquefolia, Plumbago scandens [P. zeylanica], Bumelia [Sideroxylon] and Forestiera; along narrow beach, base of mound.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:J. D. Ray, Jr. 10793
  with C.E. Wood, C.E. Smith, R.J. Eaton
Date:27 Apr 1961
Accession No:41050
Image:41050.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Alachua Co.: Paynes Prairie State Preserve. S of Gainesville; N of Alachua Sink, N portion of hammock, near railroad tracks. T10S, R20E, Sec. 22, SW¼.
Description:Tree to ca. 12 m tall; bark reddish brown, furrowed; foliage fragrant; corolla cream. 
Habitat:Hammock, edge of steep sinkhole.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:J. C. Easterday 462
Date:14 May 1981
Accession No:170449
Image:170449.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Brevard Co.: Malabar Cape, S of Indialantic, FL A1A; Sebastian Inlet.
Habitat:Coastal dunes dominated by Serenoa and Uniola, etc.
Collector:O. K. Lakela 27657
Date:17 Oct 1964
Accession No:62242
Image:62242.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Palm Beach Co.: Loggerhead Park. 14200 US 1, Juno Beach; 200 m SE of park entrance along US 1, 0.24 road mi. N of Donald Ross Road.
Description:Common. 
Habitat:Edges of disturbed xeric oak scrub.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:S. W. Woodmansee 620
  with T. Couillard
Date:18 Aug 2001
Accession No:248769
Image:248769.jpg

Family Name:Lauraceae
Currently Accepted Name:Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng. - Determined By: B. E. Wofford, Jan 1974
Determination History: Persea borbonia (L.) Spreng.
Locality:USA. Florida. Collier Co.: Horrs Island, Caxambas Pass, S of Goodland.
Habitat:Sand and shell bluff; coastal strand.
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:O. K. Lakela 31397
  with F. Almeda, L. Pardue
Date:11 May 1968
Accession No:83081
Image:83081.jpg

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