Vaccinium corymbosum

Family:ERICACEAE
Species:Vaccinium corymbosum L.
Common Name:HIGHBUSH BLUEBERRY
Plant Notes:**
Status:Native, FACW (DEP), FACW (NWPL), T (WAP)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

FamilyERICACEAE
Genus Vaccinium
Species Vaccinium corymbosum L. - HIGHBUSH BLUEBERRY

Citation

Citation VACCINIUM CORYMBOSUM Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 350. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: Without data, Kalm s.n. (lectotype: LINN 497.6). Lectotypified by Vander Kloet, Canad. J. Bot. 58: 1196. 1980.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

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Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Cyanococcus amoenus Cyanococcus amoenus (Aiton) Small, Man. S.E. Fl. 1014, 1506. 1933.BASIONYM: Vaccinium amoenum Aiton 1789. 
Cyanococcus atrococcus Cyanococcus atrococcus Small, Man. S.E. Fl. 1014, 1507. 1933.BASIONYM: Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus, var. atrococcum A. Gray 1857, nom. illegit.; Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus, var. atrocarpum A. Gray 1856. 
Cyanococcus corymbosus Cyanococcus corymbosus (Linnaeus) Rydberg, Brittonia 1: 94. 1931.BASIONYM: Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus 1753. 
Cyanococcus elliottii Cyanococcus elliottii (Chapman) Small, Man. S.E. Fl. 1014, 1506. 1933.BASIONYM: Vaccinium elliottii Chapman 1860. 
Cyanococcus fuscatus Cyanococcus fuscatus (Aiton) Small, Man. S.E. Fl. 1013, 1506. 1933.BASIONYM: Vaccinium fuscatum Aiton 1789. 
Cyanococcus holophyllus Cyanococcus holophyllus Small, Man. S.E. Fl. 1015, 1507. 1933. TYPE: FLORIDA: Highlands Co.:
Cyanococcus virgatus Cyanococcus virgatus (Aiton) Small, Man. S.E. Fl. 1014, 1506. 1933.BASIONYM: Vaccinium virgatum Aiton 1789. 
Vaccinium amoenum Vaccinium amoenum Aiton, Hort. Kew. 2: 12. 1789. TYPE: SOUTH CAROLINA:
Vaccinium arkansanum Vaccinium arkansanum Ashe, Rhodora 33: 195. 1931. TYPE: ARKANSAS: Garland Co.: 6 mi. N of Hot Springs on the Little Rock Road, 15 Apr 1928 & 27 Jun 1929, Ashe s.n. (holotype: NCU?).
Vaccinium ashei Vaccinium ashei Reade, Torreya 31: 71. 1931. TYPE: FLORIDA: Okaloosa Co.: Near Niceville,
Vaccinium atrococcum Vaccinium atrococcum A. Heller, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 21: 24. 1894.  
Vaccinium australe Vaccinium australe Small, Fl. S.E. U.S. 895, 1335. 1903. TYPE: GEORGIA: Liberty Co.: Altamaha Swamp, 18-21 Jun 1895, Small s.n. (holotype: NY; isotype: NY).
Vaccinium caesariense Vaccinium caesariense Mackenzie, Torreya 10: 230. 1910. TYPE: NEW JERSEY: Ocean Co.: Toms River,
Vaccinium corymbosum forma caesariense Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus, forma caesariense (Mackenzie) Camp, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 23: 177. 1940.BASIONYM: Vaccinium caesariense Mackenzie 1910. 
Vaccinium corymbosum forma typicum Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus, forma typicum Camp, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 23: 177. 1940, nom. inadmiss.BASIONYM: Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus 1753. 
Vaccinium corymbosum var. amoenum Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus, var. amoenum (Aiton) A. Gray, Manual, ed. 2. 250. 1856.BASIONYM: Vaccinium amoenum Aiton 1789. 
Vaccinium corymbosum var. atrocarpum Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus, var. atrocarpum A. Gray, Manual, ed. 2. 250. 1856. TYPE: Cult. in Cambridge, Massachusette, 1843-1844, Gray s.n. (holotype: GH; isotypes: NY 2 shts).
Vaccinium corymbosum var. atrococcum Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus, var. atrococcum A. Gray, Manual, ed. 2. rev. 250. 1857, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus, var. atrocarpum A. Gray 1856. 
Vaccinium corymbosum var. fuscatum Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus, var. fuscatum (Aiton) Hooker, Bot. Mag. 62: t. 3433. 1835.BASIONYM: Vaccinium fuscatum Aiton 1789. 
Vaccinium elliottii Vaccinium elliottii Chapman, Fl. South. U.S. 260. 1860. TYPE: "Florida to South Carolina",
Vaccinium formosum Vaccinium formosum Andrews, Bot. Repos. 2: pl. 97. 1800.  
Vaccinium fuscatum Vaccinium fuscatum Aiton, Hort. Kew. 2: 11. 1789.  
Vaccinium fuscatum var. pullum Vaccinium fuscatum Aiton, var. pullum Ashe, Rhodora 33: 196. 1931. TYPE: FLORIDA: Marion Co.: Vicinity of Sellers Lake, 14 May 1923, Ashe s.n. (holotype: NCU?).
Vaccinium holophyllum Vaccinium holophyllum (Small) Uphof, Mitt. Deutsch. Dendrol. Ges. 48: 19. 1936.BASIONYM: Cyanococcus holophyllus Small 1933. 
Vaccinium virgatum Vaccinium virgatum Aiton, Hort. Kew. 2: 12. 1789. TYPE: GEORGIA?:
Vaccinium virgatum var. parvifolium Vaccinium virgatum Aiton, var. parvifolium A. Gray, Syn. Fl. N. Amer. 2(1): 22. 1878.BASIONYM: Vaccinium elliottii Chapman 1860. 
Cyanococcus cuthbertii Cyanococcus cuthbertii Small, Man. S.E. Fl. 1015, 1507. 1933. TYPE: GEORGIA: Richmond Co.: Along Rices Creek, Augusta, 29 Mar 1900, Cuthbert 259 (lectotype: NY). Lectotypified by Uttal, Sida 12: 293. 1987.
Cyanococcus simulatus Cyanococcus simulatus (Small) Small, Man. S.E. Fl. 1015, 1507. 1933.BASIONYM: Vaccinium simulatum Small 1903. 
Vaccinium albiflorum Vaccinium albiflorum Hooker, Bot. Mag. 62: t. 3428. 1835.  
Vaccinium atlanticum Vaccinium atlanticum E. P. Bicknell, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 41: 422. 1914. TYPE: MASSACHUSETTS: Nantucket Co.: Millbrook Swamp, 31 May 1909, Bicknell s.n. (holotype: NY).
Vaccinium atrococcum forma leucococcum Vaccinium atrococcum A. Heller, forma leucococcum (Deane) Deane, Rhodora 24: 156, 228. 1922.BASIONYM: Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus, forma leucococcum Deane 1901. 
Vaccinium carolinianum Vaccinium carolinianum Ashe, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 50: 359. 1923. TYPE: NORTH CAROLINA: Transylvania Co.: Pink Beds, 27 May & 14 Jul 1916, Ashe s.n. (holotype: NCU?).
Vaccinium constablaei Vaccinium constablaei A. Gray, Amer. J. Sci. Arts 42: 42. 1842. TYPE: NORTH CAROLINA: Mitchell Co.: Top of Roan Mountain, Jul 1844, Gray & Carey s.n. (holotype: GH; isotype: NY).
Vaccinium corymbosum forma albiflorum Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus, forma albiflorum (Hooker) Camp, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 23: 177. 1940.BASIONYM: Vaccinium albiflorum Hooker 1835. 
Vaccinium corymbosum forma glabrum Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus, forma glabrum (A. Gray) Camp, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 23: 177. 1940.BASIONYM: Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus, var. glabrum A. Gray 1856. 
Vaccinium corymbosum forma laeve Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus, forma laeve F. Seymour, Fl. New England, ed. 2. 434. 1982. TYPE: NEW HAMPSHIRE:
Vaccinium corymbosum forma leucococcum Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus, forma leucococcum Deane, Rhodora 3: 265. 1901. TYPE: MASSACHUSETTS: Essex Co.: Andover, 27 Jul 1901, Pease s.n. (holotype: GH).
Vaccinium corymbosum forma viride Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus, forma viride F. Seymour, Fl. New England, ed. 2. 434. 1982. TYPE: NEW HAMPSHIRE:
Vaccinium corymbosum var. albiflorum Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus, var. albiflorum (Hooker) Fernald, Rhodora 51: 104. 1949.BASIONYM: Vaccinium albiflorum Hooker 1835. 
Vaccinium corymbosum var. disocarpum Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus, var. disocarpum (Bigelow) Britton et al., Prelim. Cat. 32. 1888.BASIONYM: Vaccinium disocarpum Bigelow 1840. 
Vaccinium corymbosum var. glabrum Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus, var. glabrum A. Gray, Manual, ed. 2. 250. 1856.  
Vaccinium corymbosum var. ozarkense Vaccinium corymbosum Linnaeus, var. ozarkense Ashe, Torreya 25: 10. 1925.  
Vaccinium cuthbertii Vaccinium cuthbertii (Small) Uphof, Mitt. Deutsch. Dendrol. Ges. 48: 18. 1936.BASIONYM: Cyanococcus cuthbertii Small 1933. 
Vaccinium disocarpum Vaccinium disocarpum Bigelow, Fl. Boston., ed. 3. 151. 1840. TYPE: MASSACHUSETTS:
Vaccinium disomorphum Vaccinium disomorphum Michaux, Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 231. 1803.  
Vaccinium elongatum Vaccinium elongatum P. Watson, Dendrol. Brit. pl. 125. 1824.  
Vaccinium gilvum Vaccinium gilvum Meerburgh, Pl. Select. Icon. Pict. t. 18. 1798.  
Vaccinium grandiflorum Vaccinium grandiflorum P. Watson, Dendrol. Brit. pl. 125. 1824.  
Vaccinium marianum Vaccinium marianum P. Watson, Dendrol. Brit. pl. 124. 1824. TYPE: MARYLAND:
Vaccinium simulatum Vaccinium simulatum Small, Fl. S.E. U.S. 896, 1336. 1903. TYPE: KENTUCKY/VIRGINIA:
Vaccinium vicinum Vaccinium vicinum E. P. Bicknell, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 41: 425. 1914. TYPE: MASSACHUSETTS: Nantucket Co.: Trots Swamp, 3 Jul 1912, Bicknell s.n. (holotype: NY).
Vaccinium virgatum var. speciosum Vaccinium virgatum Aiton, var. speciosum E. J. Palmer, J. Arnold Arbor. 7: 133. 1926. TYPE: ARKANSAS: