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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: Wimmeria
Species: W. acapulcensis – W. acuminata – W. bartlettii – W. chiapensis – W. concolor – W. confusa – W. cyclocarpa – W. excoriata – W. lambii – W. lanceolata – W. lundelliana – W. mexicana – W. microphylla – W. montana – W. obtusifolia – W. persicifolia – W. pubescens – W. serrulata – W. sternii

Wimmeria Schltdl. & Cham., Linnaea 6(3): 427. (1831)

Type species: Wimmeria concolor Schltdl. & Cham., Linnaea 6(3): 428. (1831)


Wimmeria Nees ex Meisn., Prodr. [A. P. de Candolle] 15(1): 65. (1864) nom. illeg. hom. vide Beilschmiedia Nees, in Wall., Pl. Asiat. Rar. (Wallich). 2: 61, 69. (1831) (Lauraceae).
Schlechtendal, D.F.L. von & Chamisso, L.K.A. von 1831. Linnaea; Ein Journal für die Botanik in ihrem ganzen Umfange 6(3): 427.
Govaerts, R. et al. 2019. Wimmeria in Kew Science Plants of the World online. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2019 Sept. 30. Reference page.
Hassler, M. 2019. Wimmeria. 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 Sept. 30. Reference page.

Wimmeria is a genus of shrubs to small trees in the family Celastraceae.[1] It is named after German botanist Christian Friedrich Heinrich Wimmer (1803–1868).


This list may be incomplete.

Wimmeria acapulcensis Lundell
Wimmeria acuminata L. O. Williams
Wimmeria bartlettii Lundell
Wimmeria caudata Lundell
Wimmeria chiapensis Lundell
Wimmeria concolor Cham. & Schltdl.
Wimmeria crenata Liebm. ex Lundell
Wimmeria cyclocarpa Radlk. ex Donn. Sm.
Wimmeria discolor Cham. & Schltdl.
Wimmeria guatemalensis Rose
Wimmeria integerrima Turcz.
Wimmeria lambii (Standl. & L. O. Williams) Lundell (synonym Maytenus lambii)[2]
Wimmeria lanceolata Rose
Wimmeria mexicana (Moc. & Sessé ex DC.) Lundell (synonym Celastrus mexicanus)
Wimmeria microphylla Radlk.
Wimmeria montana Lundell
Wimmeria obtusifolia Standl.
Wimmeria pallida Radlk.
Wimmeria persicifolia Radlk.
Wimmeria pubescens Radlk.
Wimmeria serrulata Radlk.
Wimmeria sternii Lundell

See also



Shreve & Wiggins, p. 849

Elsevier's Dictionary of Trees, p. 965

Miroslav M. Grandtner, ed. (2005). "Elsevier's Dictionary of Trees: Volume 1: North America". Elsevier's Dictionary of Trees: Volume 1 - North America. ISBN 0-444-51784-7.
Shreve, Forrest; Ira Loren Wiggins (1964). Vegetation and Flora of the Sonoran Desert. Stanford University Press. ISBN 0-8047-0163-6.
"A synopsis of the species of Wimmeria". Contributions from the United States National Herbarium. 1901. pp. 129–130.

External links
Celastrus mexicanus Holotype (Fragment)
Hooker, William J. (1841). Icones Plantarum. IV. London: Longman, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longmans. pp. 353–.
Neotropical Herbarium Specimens
Radlkofer, Ludwig A. T. (1878). "Über Sapindus und damit in Zusammenhang stehende Pflanzen". Sitzungsberichte der Mathematisch-physikalischen Classe der Königlich-Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu München (in German). 8: 221–408.
Type Collections at MICH
"Wimmeria nov. gen". Linnaea (in Latin). 6: 427–428. 1831.

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