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Taxon: Coccoloba diversifolia Jacq.

 
Genus: Coccoloba
Family: Polygonaceae
Subfamily: Eriogonoideae
Nomen number: 10984
Place of publication: Enum. syst. pl. 19. 1760 (Select. stirp. amer. hist. 14, t. 76. 1763)
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 30-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-Aug-2006
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • dove-plum  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • pigeon-plum  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • snailseed  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • tie-tongue  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • bois rouge  (Source: Dict Rehm) - French
  • maivisse  (Source: Dict Rehm) - French
  • guayabillo  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish
  • picurero  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish
  • uvilla  (Source: F NAmer) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida]
    • Mexico

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Cuba, Jamaica, Puerto Rico
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Guatemala


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Adams, C. Flowering plants of Jamaica. 1972 (F Jam)
  2. Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll Flora of the Bahama archipelago. (F Bahamas)
  3. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  4. Howard, R. 1988. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt) 4:132.
  5. Howard, R. A. 1973. The Enumeratio and Selectarum of Nicolaus von Jacquin J. Arnold Arbor. 54:435-470.
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  7. IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  8. León (J. S. Sauget) & Alain (E. E. Liogier) Flora de Cuba. 1946-1962; suppl. (F CubaLeon)
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  10. Liogier, H. A. Descriptive flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands. (F PuertoR)
  11. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?10984. Accessed 12 December 2018.