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Toxicodendron radicus

Toxicodendron

by Susan Pell
Not peer reviewed
Last modified: 01/25/2013

Nomenclature

Toxicodendron Mill., Gard. Dict. Abr. ed. 4, ["T"]. 1754. LECTOTYPE: Toxicodendron radicans (L.) Kuntze designated by Greene (1905), or Toxicodendron pubescens Mill. designated by Britton & Brown (1913).

Vernix Adans., Fam. Pl. (Adanson) 2: 342. 1763. TYPE: Toxicodendron vernix (L.) Kuntze.

Philostemon Raf., Fl. Ludov. 107. 1817. TYPE: Philostemon radicans (L.) Raf. (=Toxicodendron radicans (L.) Kuntze).

Key to the species of Toxicodendron

1. Leaflets 7-13...Toxicodendron vernix
1. Leaflets 3... Toxicodendron radicans

List of Toxicodendron Species

References

References to Toxicodendron

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