Genus: Eubotrys Nutt.

Possible synonym of: Leucothoe D. Don

Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Vaccinioideae
Tribe: Gaultherieae
Genus number: 18441
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 8 (8 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
  • • formerly an illegitimate later homonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 53) of Eubotrys Raf. (1840) that has now been conserved (Shenzhen ICN Art 14.10 & App. III)
  • • all accepted species are in GRIN

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Barrie, F. R. 2011. Report of the General Committee: 11. Taxon 60:1213. Note: proposal recommended
  2. Brummitt, R. K. 2011. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 62. Taxon 60:230-231. Note: proposal recommended
  3. Reveal, J. L. et al. 2009. (1882) Proposal to conserve the name Eubotrys Nutt. (Ericaceae) against Eubotrys Raf. (Melianthaceae). Taxon 58:308-309.
  4. Waselkov, K. & W. S. Judd. 2008. A phylogenetic analysis of Leucothoe s.l. (Ericaceae; tribe Gaultherieae) based on phenotypic characters. Brittonia 60:382-397. Note: segregate from Leucothoe

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 18 February 2020.