Betula nigra

Family:BETULACEAE
Species:Betula nigra L.
Common Name:RIVER BIRCH
Plant Notes:**
Status:Native, OBL (DEP), FACW (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyBETULACEAE
Genus Betula
Species Betula nigra L. - RIVER BIRCH

Citation

Citation BETULA NIGRA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 982. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: Without data (lectotype: LINN 1109.7). Lectotypified by Reveal, in C. E. Jarvis, Order out of Chaos 349. 2007.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Alachua FLAS  
Baker USF  
Bay FLAS  
Calhoun USF  
Columbia USF  
Dixie USF  
Escambia FLAS  
Franklin FSU  
Gadsden FLAS  
Gilchrist USF  
Gulf FSU  
Hamilton FLAS  
Holmes FSU  
Jackson FSU  
Jefferson FLAS  
Lafayette USF  
Leon FLAS  
Levy FSU  
Liberty FSU  
Nassau USF  
Okaloosa USF  
Santa Rosa USF  
Suwannee FLAS  
Taylor FSU  
Union USF  
Wakulla USF  
Walton FLAS  
Washington USF  

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Betula lanulosa Betula lanulosa Michaux, Fl. Bor.-Amer. 2: 181. 1803.  
Betula nigra var. parvifolia Betula nigra Linnaeus, var. parvifolia Regel, Nouv. Mém. Soc. Imp. Naturalistes Moscou 13(2): 120. 1861.  
Betula rubra Betula rubra M. Michaux, Hist. Arbr. Forest. 2: 142. 1812, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Betula lanulosa Michaux 1803.