Thespesia populnea

Family:MALVACEAE
Species:Thespesia populnea (L.)Sol. ex Corrêa
Common Name:PORTIA TREE
Plant Notes:**
Status:Not Native, EPPC(I), FAC (DEP), FACU (NWI)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyMALVACEAE
Genus Thespesia
Species Thespesia populnea (L.)Sol. ex Corrêa - PORTIA TREE

Citation

Citation THESPESIA POPULNEA (Linnaeus) Solander ex Corrêa da Serra, Ann. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. 9: 290. 1807.
Basionym: Hibiscus populneus Linnaeus 1753.
Type: SRI LANKA: Without data, Herb. Hermann 4(34): LINN 258 (lectotype: BM). Lectotypified by Borssum Waalkes, Blumea 14: 108-109. 1966.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Brevard FLAS  
Broward USF  
Collier USF  
Lee USF  
Miami-Dade USF  
Monroe Keys USF  
Monroe Mainland USF  
Palm Beach USF  
Sarasota USF  
St. Lucie FLAS  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Bupariti populnea Bupariti populnea (Linnaeus) Rothmaler, Feddes Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 53: 6. 1944.BASIONYM: Hibiscus populneus Linnaeus 1753. 
Hibiscus populifolius Hibiscus populifolius Salisbury, Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton 383. 1796, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Hibiscus populneus Linnaeus 1753. 
Hibiscus populneus Hibiscus populneus Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 694. 1753. TYPE: SRI LANKA: Without data, Herb. Hermann 4(34): LINN 258 (lectotype: BM). Lectotypified by Borssum Waalkes, Blumea 14: 108-109. 1966.
Malvaviscus populneus Malvaviscus populneus (Linnaeus) Gaertner, Fruct. Sem. Pl. 2: 253. 1791.BASIONYM: Hibiscus populnea Linnaeus 1753. 
Hibiscus baccifer Hibiscus baccifer G. Forster, Fl. Ins. Austr. 48. 1786. TYPE: TONGA: Without data, Forster s.n. (holotype: BM; isotype: P).
Hibiscus blumei Hibiscus blumei Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 1: 69. 1891.BASIONYM: Thespesia macrophylla Blume 1825. 
Thespesia macrophylla Thespesia macrophylla Blume, Bijdr. 73. 1825. TYPE: INDONESIA: Java: Without data, Blume s.n. (lectotype: L; isolectotypes: L, P, U). Lectotypified by Borssum Waalkes, Blumea 14: 1- 251. 1966.