Taxon profile


Pisonia L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Caryophyllales »  family Nyctaginaceae

Included taxa

Number of records: 16

species Pisonia aculeata L. - Pullback
species Pisonia albida (Heimerl) Britt. ex Standl. - Corcho Bobo
species Pisonia artensis Montrouzier ex Heimerl
species Pisonia brunoniana Endl. - Australasian Catchbirdtree

Pisonia brunoniana

species Pisonia capitata (S. Wats.) Standl. - Mexican Devil's-claws
species Pisonia donnellsmithii Heimerl ex Standl.
species Pisonia floribunda Hook. f.
species Pisonia floridana Britt. ex Small - Rock Key Devil's-claws
species Pisonia grandis R. Br. - Grand Devil's-claws

Pisonia grandis

species Pisonia margaretiae Proctor
species Pisonia rotundata Griseb. - Smooth Devil's-claws
species Pisonia sandwicensis Hbd. - Aulu
species Pisonia sechellarum F. Friedmann
species Pisonia subcordata Sw. - Water Mampoo
species Pisonia umbellifera (J.R. & G. Forst.) Seem. - Umbrella Catchbirdtree

Pisonia umbellifera

species Pisonia wagneriana Fosberg - Kauai Catchbirdtree

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1066094]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Pisonia Linnaeus, 1753]
Data retrieved on: 8 December 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Pisonia L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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