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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Celastrales

Familia: Celastraceae
Genus: Salacia
Species: Salacia crassifolia

Salacia crassifolia (Mart. ex Schult.) G.Don, Gen. Hist. 1: 628 1831.

Anthodon crassifolium Mart.
Raddia conferta Miers
Raddia crassifolia (Mart.) Miers
Salacia conferta (Miers) Peyr.
Tonsella crassifolia (Mart.) Spreng.


Salacia crassifolia (Mart.) Pittier = Salacia multiflora subsp. multiflora

Native distribution areas:

Continental: Southern America
Regional: Brazil
N-Brazil (Tocantins, Rondonia), NE-Brazil (Piaui, Bahia), WC-Brazil (Mato Grosso, Goias, Distrito Federal, Mato Grosso do Sul), SE-Brazil (Minas Gerais, Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro), Paraguay (Caaguazu, Canindeyu)

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition
Primary references

Don, G. 1831. A general history of the dichlamydeous plants, comprising complete descriptions of the different orders; ...; the whole arranged according to the natural system. Vol. I.—Thalamiflorae. XXVIII+818 pp. J.G. and F. Rivington, et al., London. BHL Reference page. : 628


Hassler, M. 2019. Salacia crassifolia. World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World In: Roskovh, Y., Abucay, L., Orrell, T., Nicolson, D., Bailly, N., Kirk, P., Bourgoin, T., DeWalt, R.E., Decock, W., De Wever, A., Nieukerken, E. van, Zarucchi, J. & Penev, L., eds. 2019. Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2019 October 06. Reference page.
Govaerts, R. et al. 2019. Salacia crassifolia in Kew Science Plants of the World online. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2019 October 06. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2019. Salacia crassifolia. Published online. Accessed: October 06 2019. 2019. Salacia crassifolia. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2019 October 06.
USDA, ARS, Germplasm Resources Information Network. Salacia crassifolia in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. Accessed: 07-Oct-06.

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