Thomas M. Pullen Herbarium
Thursday, November 27, 2014 University of Mississippi | Biology Department
Mississippi Plants Checklist
Phytolacca Species
Each of the following have been documented for the state of Mississippi.
"Accepted Name" is the scientific name currently used in the USDA Plants Database.
Click on the Accepted Name to search the Pullen Herbarium Specimen Database.

Accepted Name: Phytolacca americana L.
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Phytolacca americana L. var. americana
Source: John Kartesz. Personal communication. Often used to indicate the likely expression of a species within a state or province.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Phytolacca americana L. var. rigida (Small) Caulkins & Wyatt
Source: 1990. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

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