Amyris balsamifera

Family:RUTACEAE
Species:Amyris balsamifera L.
Common Name:BALSAM TORCHWOOD
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Status:Native
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyRUTACEAE
Genus Amyris
Species Amyris balsamifera L. - BALSAM TORCHWOOD

Citation

Citation AMYRIS BALSAMIFERA Linnaeus, Syst. Nat., ed. 10. 1000. 1759.
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Type: JAMAICA: Without data, Browne s.n. (lectotype: LINN 490.2). Lectotypified by Gereau, in C. E. Jarvis, Order out of Chaos 287. 2007.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Miami-Dade USF  
Monroe Keys FLAS  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Elemifera balsamifera Elemifera balsamifera (Linnaeus) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 1: 100. 1891.BASIONYM: Amyris balsamifera Linnaeus 1759. 
Rhus arborescens Rhus arborescens (Miller) de Candolle, Prodr. 2: 73. 1825.  
Schimmelia oleifera Schimmelia oleifera Holmes, Pharm. J. 62: 53, f. 1-4. 1899.  
Toxicodendron arborescens Toxicodendron arborescens Miller, Gard. Dict., ed. 8. 1768.