Sambucus melanocarpa A.Gray

, Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 19: 76 (1883). BHL
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Boston, MA
19: 76
Date of Publication
30 Oct 1883
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Collector Team
S.Watson s.n.
Type Herbaria
null GH
Chosen By
Standl. Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 13(6): 215. 1910 [31 Oct 1910]
Distribution Of Types
New Mexico (South-Central U.S.A., Northern America)
Type Remarks
Gray cited syntypes: first collected in New Mexico by Fendler; in the Wahsatch and (recently with fruit) in the mountains of Montana by Watson; by Brewer and Bolander in the Sierra Nevada, California; and in the Cascades of Oregon by Cusick.


Richard Bolli (Diss. Bot. 223: 195. 1994) cited the Watson collection as the type.


Nomenclatural link
Sambucus racemosa var. melanocarpa (A.Gray) McMinn, Man. Calif. Shrubs 529 (1939).
Same citation as
Sambucus melanocarpa A.Gray, Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts xix. (1883) 76.