Taxon: Ocotea rubra Mez

Synonym of Sextonia rubra (Mez) van der Werff

Genus: Ocotea
Family: Lauraceae
Nomen number: 401765
Place of publication: Jahrb. Königl. Bot. Gart. Berlin 5:258. 1889
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 04-Jun-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System


  1. Allen, C. K. 1964. Lauraceae in B. Maguire, et al. eds. The botany of the Guyana Highland, Part III Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 10:120.
  2. Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  3. Pulle, A. A. et al., eds. Flora of Suriname. (F Suriname)
  4. Rohwer, J. G. 1986. Prodromus einer Monographie der Gattung Ocotea Aubl. (Lauraceae) sensu lato Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg 20:121.
  5. van der Werff, H. 1997. Sextonia, a new genus of Lauraceae from South America (Novon) 7:436-439.

Check other web resources for Ocotea rubra Mez :

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 20 April 2018.