Erythrina corallodendron L.

, Sp. Pl. 2: 706 (1753).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Species Plantarum
2: 706
Date of Publication
1 May 1753
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Habitat in Indiis
Bibliographic Type Information
Published illustration
Chosen By
Wijnands Bot. Commelins 163. 1983
Type Published in
Published illustration
Distribution Of Types
Jamaica (Caribbean, Southern America)
Type Specimen Note
Lectotype : Arbor Coral Americana in Commelin, Hort. Med. Amstelod. Pl. Rar., 1: 211, t. 108, 1697

Nomenclatural Notes

(as “corallodendrum”)


Replaced synonym of
Corallodendron aculeatum Medik., Vorles. Churpfälz. Phys.-Öcon. Ges. 2: 341 (1787).
Same citation as
Erythrina corallodendron L., Sp. Pl. 2: 706 (1753).