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Celastrus scandens

Celastrus

by Steven Clemants
Not peer reviewed
Last modified: 01/13/2012

Nomenclature

Celastrus L., Sp. Pl. 196. 1753. Gen. Pl. 91. 1754. Evonimoides Duhamel du Monceau, TraitÈ Arbres Arbust. 1: 223. 1755 (also spelled “Euonymoides”), nom. illeg. (Art. 52.1). LECTOTYPE: Celastrus scandens L. Britton & Brown (1913).

Key to the species of Celastrus

 1. Flowers and fruits in short axillary clusters...Celastrus orbiculatus
1. Flowers and fruits in terminal clusters...Celastrus scandens

List of Celastrus Species

References

References to Celastrus

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