Swietenia mahagoni

Family:MELIACEAE
Species:Swietenia mahagoni (L.)Jacq.
Common Name:WEST INDIAN MAHOGANY
Plant Notes:**
Status:Native, Threatened-State, UPL (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyMELIACEAE
Genus Swietenia
Species Swietenia mahagoni (L.)Jacq. - WEST INDIAN MAHOGANY

Citation

Citation SWIETENIA MAHAGONI (Linnaeus) Jacquin, Enum. Syst. Pl. 20. 1760.
Basionym: Cedrela mahagoni Linnaeus 1759.
Type: Without data (lectotype: Catesby, Nat. Hist. Carolina 2: t. 81. 1743). Lectotypified by Dandy, Sloane Herb. 112. 1958.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Broward USF  
Collier FTG  
Lee USF  
Miami-Dade USF  
Monroe Keys USF  
Monroe Mainland USF  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Cedrela mahagoni Cedrela mahagoni Linnaeus, Syst. Nat., ed. 10. 940. 1759. TYPE: Without data (lectotype: Catesby, Nat. Hist. Carolina 2: t. 81. 1743). Lectotypified by Dandy, Sloane Herb. 112. 1958.
Cedrus mahagoni Cedrus mahagoni (Linnaeus) Miller, Gard. Dict., ed. 8. 1768.BASIONYM: Cedrela mahagoni Linnaeus 1759. 
Swietenia acutifolia Swietenia acutifolia Stokes, Bot. Mat. Med. 2: 479. 1812, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Cedrela mahagoni Linnaeus 1759. 
Swietenia fabrilis Swietenia fabrilis Salisbury, Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton 317. 1796, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Cedrela mahagoni Linnaeus 1759. 
Swietenia mahagoni var. praecociflora Swietenia mahagoni (Linnaeus) Jacquin, var. praecociflora Hemsley, in Hooker, Icon. Pl. 28: t. 2786. 1905. TYPE: TRINIDAD: Without data, Hart s.n. (holotype: K).