Taxon profile


Lyonia Nutt.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Ericales »  family Ericaceae »  subfamily Vaccinioideae

Included taxa

Number of records: 11

species Lyonia elliptica (C. Wright ex Small) Alain
species Lyonia ferruginea (Walt.) Nutt. - Rusty Staggerbush
species Lyonia fruticosa (Michx.) G.S. Torr. - Coastal Plain Staggerbush
species Lyonia jamaicensis (Sw.) D. Don
species Lyonia ligustrina (L.) DC. - Maleberry

Lyonia ligustrina

species Lyonia lucida (Lam.) K. Koch - Fetterbush Lyonia
species Lyonia maestrensis Acuña & Roíg
species Lyonia mariana (L.) D. Don - Piedmont Staggerbush
species Lyonia octandra (Sw.) Griseb.
species Lyonia rubiginosa (Pers.) G. Don - St. Thomas Staggerbush
species Lyonia truncata Urb. - Dominican Staggerbush

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Lyonia Nutt.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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