Genus: Cotinus

Cotinus coggygria
Cotinus coggygria

By Susan Pell

Not peer reviewed

Last Modified 01/25/2013

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Cotinus Mill., Gard. Dict. abr. ed. 4, [ā€œCā€]. 1754. TYPE: Cotinus coggygria Scop.

List of Cotinus Species

References to Cotinus

  • Barkley, F. A. 1957. Generic key to the sumac family (Anacardiaceae). Lloydia 20: 255-65.
  • Engler, A. 1881. Uber die morphologischen Verholtnisse und die geographische Verbreitung der Gattung Rhus, wie der mit ihr verwandten, lebenden und ausgestrobenen Anacardiaceae. Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 1: 365-426. (In German)
  • Koller, G. L.; Shadow, D. O. 1984. In praise of the american smoke tree. Arnoldia (Jamaica Plain) 44: 17-22.
  • Sweet, H. R.; Barkley, F. A. 1936. A most useful plant family, the Anacardiaceae. Missouri Bot. Gard. Bull. 24: 216-29.
  • Tanchev, S. S.; Timberlake, C. F. 1969. Anthocyanins in leaves of Cotinus coggygria. Phytochemistry 8: 65-83.
  • Tripp, K. E. 1994. Considering Cotinus. Arnoldia (Jamaica Plain) 54: 21-30.