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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Castanea sativa var. americana (Michx.) Sarg., Gard. & Forest 2: 484 (1889).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Castanea dentata (Marshall) Borkh., Theor. Prakt. Handb. Forstbot. 1: 741 (1800).
Family: Fagaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Castanea vesca var. americana Michx., Fl. Bor.-Amer. 2: 193 (1803).

Castanea americana (Michx.) Raf., Fl. Ludov.: 134 (1817).

Castanea vulgaris var. americana (Michx.) A.DC. in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 16(2): 114 (1864).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts