Myrica cerifera L. Search in The Plant ListSearch in IPNISearch in Australian Plant Name IndexSearch in NYBG Virtual HerbariumSearch in Muséum national d'Histoire naturelleSearch in Type Specimen Register of the U.S. National HerbariumSearch in Virtual Herbaria AustriaSearch in JSTOR Plant ScienceSearch in SEINetSearch in African Plants Database at Geneva Botanical GardenAfrican Plants, Senckenberg Photo GallerySearch in Flora do Brasil 2020Search in Reflora - Virtual HerbariumSearch in Living Collections Decrease font Increase font Restore font
Group: Dicot Rank: species Kind: Name of a new Taxon Herbarium Placement: Lehmann, lower, D, 57

Authors: Published In: Species Plantarum 2: 1024. 1753. (1 May 1753) (Sp. Pl.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
Locality: Habitat in Carolina, Virginia, Pensylvania
Distribution: USA
Type Specimens
  • ET: E.J. Palmer 39776; 11 Apr 1932; USA: Virginia: Gloucester: New Gloucester, thickets along stream, sandy and marly soil (NY; IET: A) ET designated by Parra-O., Caldasia 23(1); 136-137 (2001)
  • LT: Clayton 692; ; USA: Virginia (BM) LT designated by Parra-O., Caldasia 23(1): 136 (2001)
  • ST: Anon. (Herb. Cliff. 455, Myrica 2, sheet A); ; Cultivated in the Netherlands (BM)
Higher Taxa:     Taxonomy Browser
Concept:    details
Other names for this basionym:
Cerothamnus cerifer (L.) Small
Morella cerifera (L.) Small
Projects: IPCN , Mesoamericana , Panama , VPA

Common Names:
  • candleberry (English, United States)
  • southern bayberry
    • No References available
  • southern wax-myrtle
    • No References available
  • wax myrtle (English, United States)
  • waxberry (English, United States)
Keywords: FM, FNA, FWT

© 2019 Missouri Botanical Garden - 4344 Shaw Boulevard - Saint Louis, Missouri 63110