This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 2016 National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.3 (Lichvar, R.W., D.L. Banks, W.N. Kirchner, and N.C. Melvin. 2016. The National Wetland Plant List: 2016 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2016-30: 1-17. Published 28 April 2016. ISSN 2153 733X). Regions: AGCP-Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain, AK-Alaska, AW-Arid West, CB-Caribbean, EMP-Eastern Mountains and Piedmont, GP-Great Plains, HI-Hawaii, MW-Midwest, NCNE-Northcentral and Northeast, WMCV-Western Mountains, Valleys & CoastWEAKLEY FLORA
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Ximenia americana
COMMON NAME: Tallow-wood, Hog-plum
SYNONYMY: [= K, S, WH3]
HABITAT: Hammocks, pine flatwoods, scrub.
COMMENTS: FL peninsula, north to Duval County, FL; Bahamas; West Indies; Neotropics; Paleotropics.
ABOUT FAMILY (Weakley Flora) Olacaceae A.L. de Jussieu ex R. Brown in Tuckey 1818 (Olax Family) SUMMARY: A family of about 14 genera and 100 species, trees, shrubs, and woody vines, pantropical in distribution. Sometimes further divided, as by Nickrent et al. (2010), in which case Ximenia is placed in Ximeniaceae. REFERENCE: Nickrent et al. (2010).ABOUT GENUS (Weakley Flora) Ximenia Linnaeus 1753 (Tallow-wood) SUMMARY: A genus of about 8 species, hemiparasitic shrubs, tropical. Ximenia is placed in the segregate family Ximeniaceae by Nickrent et al. (2010). REFERENCE: HERBARIUM RESOURCES SERNEC: Find Ximenia americana in Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available) UNC SERNEC: Find Ximenia americana in
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Herbarium - Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available) WEB RESOURCES USDA: Find Ximenia americana in USDA Plants NPIN: Find Ximenia americana in NPIN Database FNA: Find Ximenia americana in the Flora of North America (if available) Google: Search Google for Ximenia americana NCBG RECORD
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