- IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
- Report of Botanical Survey of Southern and Central Louisiana, Made During the Year 1870. New Orleans
- 73, 87
- Family as entered in IPNI
- Habitat—This species of jussisea grows in the Mississippi swamp near Port Hudson.
- Distribution Of Types
- Louisiana (Southeastern U.S.A., Northern America)
Eponymy: It is named in honor of Colonel Boyd, Superintendent of the Louisiana State University.