Taxon: Sideroxylon lanuginosum Michx.

 
Genus: Sideroxylon
Family: Sapotaceae
Subfamily: Sapotoideae
Tribe: Sideroxyleae
Nomen number: 317879
Place of publication: Fl. bor.-amer. 1:122. 1803
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Typification:
Name Verified on: 17-Nov-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-May-1997
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • chittamwood  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • false buckthorn  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • gum bumelia  (Source: Trees US) - English
  • gum-elastic  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • shittimwood  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • coma  (Source: Trees US) - Spanish

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma (http://www.biosurvey.ou.edu/shrub/silal3.htm)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, Tamaulipas]


References:

  1. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin World checklist and bibliography of Sapotaceae. 2001 (L Sapotaceae)
  2. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  3. Little, E. L., Jr. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. 1979 (Trees US)
  4. Pennington, T. D. 1990. Sapotaceae Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 52:169.
  5. Pennington, T. D. The genera of the Sapotaceae. 1991 (Gen Sapot)

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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?317879. Accessed 23 May 2018.