Alstonia scholaris

Family:APOCYNACEAE
Species:Alstonia scholaris (L.)R.Br.
Common Name:DITA; WHITE CHEESEWOOD
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Status:Not Native
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyAPOCYNACEAE
Genus Alstonia
Species Alstonia scholaris (L.)R.Br. - DITA; WHITE CHEESEWOOD

Citation

Citation ALSTONIA SCHOLARIS (Linnaeus) R. Brown, Asclepiadeae 75. 1810.
Basionym: Echites scholaris Linnaeus 1767.
Type: INDIA: Without data (lectotype: LINN 302.2). Lectotypified by H. Huber, in Dassanayake et al., Fl. Ceylon 4: 55. 1983.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Broward USF  
Palm Beach USF  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Echites scholaris Echites scholaris Linnaeus, Mant. Pl. 53. 1767. TYPE: INDIA: Without data (lectotype: LINN 302.2). Lectotypified by H. Huber, in Dassanayake et al., Fl. Ceylon 4: 55. 1983.
Pala scholaris Pala scholaris (Linnaeus) Roberty, Bull. Inst. Franc. Afrique Noire 15: 1426. 1953.BASIONYM: Echites scholaris Linnaeus 1767. 
Alstonia kurzii Alstonia kurzii Hooker f., Fl. Brit. India 3: 643. 1882. TYPE: ANDAMAN ISLANDS:
Alstonia scholaris var. avae Alstonia scholaris (Linnaeus) R. Brown, var. avae Alph. de Candolle, in de Candolle, Prodr. 8: 409. 1844.  
Alstonia scholaris var. blumii Alstonia scholaris (Linnaeus) R. Brown, var. blumii Alph. de Candolle, in de Candolle, Prodr. 8: 409. 1844. TYPE: INDONESIA: Java:
Echites pala Echites pala Buchanan-Hamilton, Trans. Linn. Soc. London 13: 517. 1822; Buchanan-Hamilton ex Sprengel, Syst. Veg. 1: 633. 1824. TYPE: INDIA: