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
Comments: 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

References for genus:

  • Barrie, F. R. 2011. Report of the General Committee: 11. (Taxon) 60:1213.
  • Brummitt, R. K. 2011. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 62. (Taxon) 60:230-231.
  • Reveal, J. L. et al. 2009. (1882) Proposal to conserve the name Eubotrys Nutt. (Ericaceae) against Eubotrys Raf. (Melianthaceae). (Taxon) 58:308-309.
  • Waselkov, K. & W. S. Judd 2008. A phylogenetic analysis of Leucothoe s.l. (Ericaceae; tribe Gaultherieae) based on phenotypic characters. (Brittonia) 60:382-397.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Eubotrys
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 19 March 2019.