Ixora coccinea

Family:RUBIACEAE
Species:Ixora coccinea L.
Common Name:SCARLET JUNGLEFLAME
Status:Not Native
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order GENTIANALES
FamilyRUBIACEAE
Genus Ixora
Species Ixora coccinea L. - SCARLET JUNGLEFLAME

Citation

Citation IXORA COCCINEA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 110. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: INDIA: Kerala: Without data (lectotype: Rheede, Hort. Malab. 2: t. 13. 1679). Lectotypified by Fosberg & Sachet, Taxon 38: 488. 1989.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Broward USF  
Collier SWF  
Lee SWF  
Manatee USF  
Palm Beach FSU  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Ixora coccinea var. linneana Ixora coccinea Linnaeus, var. linneana Kurz, J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal. 46(2): 148. 1877, nom. inadmiss.BASIONYM: Ixora coccinea Linnaeus 1753. 
Ixora bandhuca Ixora bandhuca Roxburgh, Fl. Ind. 1: 386. 1820. TYPE: INDIA:
Ixora chelsonii Ixora chelsonii Van Geert, Nursery Cat. (Auguste Van Geert) 78: 15. 1879.  
Ixora coccinea forma lutea Ixora coccinea Linnaeus, forma lutea (Hutchinson) Fosberg & Sachet, Baileya 23: 79. 1989.BASIONYM: Ixora lutea Hutchinson 1912. 
Ixora coccinea var. aureorosea Ixora coccinea Linnaeus, var. aureorosea Corner, Gard. Bull. Straits Settlem. 11: 186. 1941.  
Ixora coccinea var. bandhuca Ixora coccinea Linnaeus, var. bandhuca (Roxburgh) Kurz, J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 46(2): 148. 1877.BASIONYM: Ixora bandhuca Roxburgh 1820. 
Ixora coccinea var. decolorans Ixora coccinea Linnaeus, var. decolorans Corner, Gard. Bull. Straits Settlem. 11: 186. 1941.  
Ixora coccinea var. hermannii Ixora coccinea Linnaeus, var. hermannii Fosberg & Sachet, Baileya 23: 79. 1989. TYPE: SRI LANKA: Matale Distr., Sigiriya Tank, 15 Jul 1973, Nowicke et al. 363 (holotype: US).
Ixora coccinea var. intermedia Ixora coccinea Linnaeus, var. intermedia Fosberg & Sachet, Baileya 23: 80. 1989. TYPE: VIRGIN ISLANDS: St. Croix: Cult. at Teague Bay, s.d., Fosberg 55279 (holotype: US).
Ixora coccinea var. lutea Ixora coccinea Linnaeus, var. lutea (Hutchinson) Corner, Gard. Bull. Straits Settlem., ser. 3. 11: 186. 1941.BASIONYM: Ixora lutea Hutchinson 1912. 
Ixora coccinea var. rosea Ixora coccinea Linnaeus, var. rosea Corner, Gard. Bull. Straits Settlem. 11: 186. 1941.  
Ixora flora-lutea Ixora flora-lutea Dreer, Nursery Cat. (Dreer) 1904(Wholesale): 34. 1904.  
Ixora fraseri Ixora fraseri R. B. Postans, Gard. Chron., ser. 2. 2: 83. 1874.  
Ixora grandiflora Ixora grandiflora Loddiges, Bot. Cab. 4: pl. 314. 1819, non Ker Gawler 1817..  
Ixora incarnata Ixora incarnata (Blume) de Candolle, Prodr. 4: 486. 1830, non Roxburgh ex Smith 1811.BASIONYM: Pavetta incarnata Blume 1826. 
Ixora lutea Ixora lutea Hutchinson, Bot. Mag. 138: t. 8439. 1912.  
Ixora montana Ixora montana Loureiro, Fl. Cochinch 76. 1790.  
Ixora obovata Ixora obovata B. Heyne ex Roth, Nov. Pl. Sp. 90. 1821. TYPE: INDIA:
Ixora profusa Ixora profusa Van Geert, Nursery Cat. (Auguste Van Geert) 78: 15. 1879.  
Ixora propinqua Ixora propinqua R. Brown ex G. Don, Gen. Hist. 3: 570. 1834.  
Ixora radiata var. thomeana Ixora radiata Hiern, var. thomeana K. Schumann, Bol. Soc. Brot. 10: 129. 1893. TYPE: SÃO TOMÉ:
Ixora shawii Ixora shawii J. Neumann, Möller's Deutsche Gärtn.-Zeitung 45: 183. 1930.  
Ixora thomeana Ixora thomeana (K. Schumann) G. Taylor, in Exell, Cat. Vasc. Pl. S. Tomé 206. 1944.BASIONYM: Ixora radiata Hiern, var. thomeana K. Schumann 1893. 
Pavetta bandhuca Pavetta bandhuca (Roxburgh) Miquel, Fl. Ned. Ind. 2: 266. 1857.BASIONYM: Ixora bandhuca Roxburgh 1820. 
Pavetta incarnata Pavetta incarnata Blume, Bijdr. 950. 1826.