Cuphea radicans Macfad.

, Fl. Jamaica [Macfadyen] 2: 37 (1837). BHL
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
The flora of Jamaica; a description of the plants of that island, arranged according to the natural orders. With an appendix, containing an enumeration of the genera according to the Linnaean system, and an essay on the geographical distribution of the species ... London; Edinburgh; Glasgow
2: 37
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Collector Team
A. S. Hitchcock s.n.
Port Morant
Collection Date
22 Dec 1890
Type Herbaria
neotype MO
Chosen By
S.A.Graham Harvard Pap. Bot. 9(2): 300. 2005 [May 2005]
Distribution Of Types
Jamaica (Caribbean, Southern America)


Holotype: authenticated material unknown (vide S. A. Graham)


Nomenclatural link
Parsonsia radicans Hitchc.
Nomenclatural link
Parsonsia radicans Hitchc., Rep. (Annual) Missouri Bot. Gard. 4: 87 (1893).
Same citation as
Cuphea radicans Macfad., Fl. Jamaica [Macfadyen] 2: 37 (1837).