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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Cinchona pallescens var. ovata (Ruiz & Pav.) Howard, Proc. Internat. Hortic. Exhib. Bot. Congr. London: 213 (1866).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Cinchona pubescens Vahl, Skr. Naturhist.-Selsk. 1: 19 (1790).
Family: Rubiaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Cinchona ovata Ruiz & Pav., Fl. Peruv. 2: 52 (1799).

Cinchona pubescens var. ovata (Ruiz & Pav.) DC., Prodr. 4: 353 (1830).

Cinchona ovata var. vulgaris Wedd., Hist. Nat. Quinquinas: 60 (1849), not validly publ.

Quinquina ovata (Ruiz & Pav.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 1: 295 (1891).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts