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Taxon: Byrsonima lucida (Mill.) DC.

 
Genus: Byrsonima
Family: Malpighiaceae
Nomen number: 312604
Place of publication: Prodr. 1:580. 1824
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 13-May-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-May-2012
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • clam-cherry  (Source: F LAnt) - English
  • gooseberry  (Source: F LAnt) - English
  • locustberry  (Source: F Bahamas) - English
  • olivier  (Source: F LAnt) - French

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida (s.)]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Cuba, Dominica, Guadeloupe, Hispaniola, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands (British), Virgin Islands (U.S.)


    Cultivated

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


References:

  1. Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M. T. Strong Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 98. 2012 (L West Indies)
  2. Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll Flora of the Bahama archipelago. (F Bahamas)
  3. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  4. IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  5. Kunkel, G. Plants for human consumption. 1984 (L Edible Pl)
  6. León (J. S. Sauget) & Alain (E. E. Liogier) Flora de Cuba. 1946-1962; suppl. (F CubaLeon)
  7. Liogier, H. A. Descriptive flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands. (F PuertoR)
  8. Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis. (F PR)
  9. Llamas, K. A. Tropical flowering plants: a guide to identification and cultivation. 2003 (Trop Flow Pl)
  10. Wunderlin, R. & B. Hansen Atlas of Florida vascular plants (on-line resource). (Atlas Florida)

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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?id=312604. Accessed 16 November 2018.