Taxon: Nyssa biflora Walter

 
Genus: Nyssa
Family: Cornaceae
  Subfamily: Nyssoideae
Nomen number: 400938
Place of publication: Fl. carol. 253. 1788
Name Verified on: 06-Jan-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 06-Jan-1995
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • swamp black-gum  (Source: pers. comm.) - English
  • swamp tupelo  (Source: Trees US) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: wood (timber fide Ency WTimber)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Missouri
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - New Jersey
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, - Arkansas, - Florida, - Georgia, - Louisiana, - Maryland, - Mississippi, - North Carolina, - South Carolina, - Tennessee, - Virginia

References:

  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Burckhalter, R. E. 1992. The genus Nyssa (Cornaceae) in North America: a revision (Sida) 15:333.
  • Hess, W. J. 1996. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  • Little, E. L., Jr. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. 1979 (Trees US)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Nyssa biflora Walter :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Nyssa biflora cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

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