Taxon: Sambucus mexicana auct.

Synonym of Sambucus nigra subsp. cerulea

Genus: Sambucus
Family: Adoxaceae
Nomen number: 410403
Comment: non Sambucus mexicana C. Presl ex DC. (= S. canadensis L.)
Name Verified on: 04-Mar-2013 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-Mar-2013
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System


  • Bolli, R. 1994. Revision of the genus Sambucus Diss. Bot. 223:173, 168, 198.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  • IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  • Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles Arizona flora, ed. 2. 1969 (F Ariz)
  • Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins A flora of New Mexico. 1980 (F New Mex)
  • Standley, P. C. Trees and shrubs of Mexico. Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 23:1-1721. 1920 (TreesS Mex)
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. 1946-1976 (F Guat)

Check other web resources for Sambucus mexicana auct. :

  • New World Fruits Database: Online database from Bioversity International
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Sambucus mexicana 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.