Taxon profile


Cinchona officinalis L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Gentianales »  family Rubiaceae »  genus Cinchona - cinchona

Scientific synonyms

Cascarilla officinalis (L.) Ruiz
Quinquina officinalis (L.) Kuntze
Cinchona academica Guibourt
Cinchona officinalis var. bonplandianacolorata Howard
Cinchona officinalis var. bonplandianalutea Howard
Cinchona condaminea var. chahuraguera DC.
Cinchona chahuraguera Pav.
Cinchona chahuraguera Pav. ex DC.
Cinchona condaminea Humb. & Bonpl.
Cinchona officinalis var. condaminea (Humb. & Bonpl.) Howard

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 Cinchona officinalis L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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