Sphyrospermum standleyi A.C.Sm.

First published in Brittonia 1: 210 (1933)
This name is a synonym of Sphyrospermum buxifolium

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Luteyn, J.L. & Pedraza-Peñalosa, P. (2013). Nomenclature, taxonomy, and conservation of the neotropical genus Sphyrospermum (Ericaceae: Vaccinieae), including five new species for Colombia. Phytotaxa 79: 1-29. [Cited as Sphyrospermum buxifolium.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Monro, A.K., González, F., Santamaría, D., Chacón, O., Rodríguez, A., Solano, D. Zamora, N. & Correa, M. (2011). A first checklist to the vascular plants of La Amistad International Park (PILA), Costa Rica-Panama. Phytotaxa 322: 1-283. [Cited as Sphyrospermum standleyi.]

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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