Ficus carica

Species:Ficus carica L.
Common Name:COMMON FIG
Status:Not Native, UPL (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Genus Ficus
Species Ficus carica L. - COMMON FIG


Citation FICUS CARICA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1059. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: Without data (lectotype: LINN 1240.1). Lectotypified by Browicz, in Rechinger f., Fl. Iran. 153: 7. 1982.

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CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Brevard USF  
Citrus FLAS  
Gulf FSU  
Miami-Dade GH  
Seminole FLAS  
Taylor FSU  


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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Ficus latifolia Ficus latifolia Salisbury, Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton 16. 1796, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Ficus carica Linnaeus 1753. 
Caprificus insectifera Caprificus insectifera Gasparr., Nova Gen. Fici 6. 1844.  
Ficus leucocarpa Ficus leucocarpa Gasparrini, Ric. Caprifico 77. 1845.  
Ficus macrocarpa Ficus macrocarpa Gasparrini, Ric. Caprifico 78. 1845.  
Ficus pachycarpa Ficus pachycarpa Gasparrini, Ric. Caprifico 79. 1845.  
Ficus praecox Ficus praecox Gasparrini, in Gussone, Fl. Sicul. Syn. 2: 880. 1844.