Aralia spinosa

Species:Aralia spinosa L.
Status:Native, FAC (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Genus Aralia
Species Aralia spinosa L. - DEVIL'S WALKINGSTICK


Citation ARALIA SPINOSA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 273. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: VIRGINIA: Cult. in Netherlands, without data, Herb. Clifford 113 (1, sine "4") (lectotype: BM). Lectotypified by Wen & Reveal, Taxon 41: 73. 1992.

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CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Alachua FLAS  
Bay FSU  
Calhoun USF  
Citrus USF  
Clay USF  
Columbia FLAS  
Dixie FLAS  
Duval FLAS  
Flagler USF  
Franklin FSU  
Gadsden FSU  
Gilchrist FLAS  
Hernando USF  
Hillsborough USF  
Jackson FLAS  
Jefferson FSU  
Lake USF  
Leon FLAS  
Levy FLAS  
Liberty USF  
Marion USF  
Nassau FLAS  
Okaloosa FLAS  
Osceola USF  
Pasco USF  
Polk USF  
Putnam FLAS  
Sumter USF  
Suwannee FLAS  
Volusia FLAS  
Wakulla FSU  
Walton FLAS  
Washington FLAS  


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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Angelica spinosa Angelica spinosa (Linnaeus) Shecut, Fl. Carol. 167. 1806.BASIONYM: Aralia spinosa Linnaeus 1753. 
Aralia leroana Aralia leroana K. Koch, Wochenschr. Gaertneri Pflanzenk. 7: 369. 1864.  
Aralia spinosa forma subinermis Aralia spinosa Linnaeus, forma subinermis Moldenke, Castanea 9: 54. 1944. TYPE: OHIO:
Aralia spinosa var. inermis Aralia spinosa Linnaeus, var. inermis Pursh, Fl. Amer. Sept. 209. 1814. TYPE: SOUTH CAROLINA: Charleston Co.: Near Charleston,