New York Metropolitan Flora

Genus: Oplopanax

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Last Modified 02/07/2012

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Nomenclature

Panax [par.] oplopanax Torr. & A. Gray, Fl. N. Amer. (Torr. & A. Gray) 1: 648. 1840. Oplopanax (Torr. & A. Gray) Miq., Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugduno-Batavi 1: 4, 16. 1863. Echinopanax Decne. & Planch. ex Harms in Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 3(8): 34. 1894, nom. illeg. (Art. 52.1). TYPE: Oplopanax horridus (J.E. Smith) Miq.

List of Oplopanax Species

References to Oplopanax

  • Lantz, T. C.; Antos, J. A. 2002. Clonal expansion in the deciduous understory shrub, devil's club (Oplopanax horridus; Araliaceae). Canad. J. Bot. 80: 1052-1062.