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Taxon: Styrax americanus Lam.

 
Genus: Styrax
Family: Styracaceae
Nomen number: 313878
Place of publication: Encycl. 1:82. 1783
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 01-Aug-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Aug-1994
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 10 (9 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • American snowbell  (Source: Glea Cron ed2) - English
  • mock orange  (Source: F Tex) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana (w.), Ohio (s.)]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois (s.e.), Missouri (s.e.), Oklahoma (http://www.biosurvey.ou.edu/shrub/styr-ame.htm)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Florida (http://131.247.163.200/website/plantatlas/maps.asp?plantID=984), Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Styracaceae&GenusID=Styrax&SpeciesID=americana), Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas (e.)]


References:

  1. Browne, E. T. & R. Athey Vascular plants of Kentucky: an annotated checklist. 1992 (L Kentucky)
  2. Chester, E. W. et al. Atlas of Tennessee vascular plants. (Atlas Tenn)
  3. Clark, R. C. 1971. The woody plants of Alabama Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 58:227.
  4. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  5. Deam, C. C. Flora of Indiana. (F Indiana)
  6. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  7. Gonsoulin, G. J. 1974. A revision of Styrax (Styracaceae) in North America, Central America, and the Caribbean (Sida) 5:191-258.
  8. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  9. Little, E. L., Jr. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. 1979 (Trees US)
  10. Mohlenbrock, R. H. Guide to the vascular flora of Illinois. (F IllMohl)
  11. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  12. Smith, E. B. An atlas and annotated list of the vascular plants of Arkansas. 1978 (L Arkansas)
  13. Spongberg, S. A. 1976. Styracaceae hardy in temperate North America J. Arnold Arbor. 57:68.
  14. Steyermark, J. A. Flora of Missouri. (F Missouri)
  15. Wofford, B. E. & R. Kral Checklist of the vascular plants of Tennessee. 1993 (L Tenn)
  16. Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida. 1998 (F Florida)

Check other web resources for Styrax americanus Lam. :

  • 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
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Styrax americanus 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=313878. Accessed 16 November 2018.