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
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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


  • 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.
  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Pulle, A. A. et al., eds. Flora of Suriname. 1932- (F Suriname)
  • Rohwer, J. G. 1986. Prodromus einer Monographie der Gattung Ocotea Aubl. (Lauraceae) sensu lato Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg 20:121.
  • van der Werff, H. 1997. Sextonia, a new genus of Lauraceae from South America (Novon) 7:436-439.

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