Genus:
Buxus L.

Buxus laevigata (Sw.) Spreng.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Jamaica.

Native to:

Jamaica, Puerto Rico

Buxus laevigata (Sw.) Spreng. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Purdie [s.n], Jamaica K000573585 isotype Yes
Jamaica K000573586 isotype Yes
Jamaica K000573587 Yes

First published in Syst. Veg. ed. 16, 3: 847 (1826)

Accepted by

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0