Banara reticulata Griseb.


Family: Salicaceae

Genus: Banara

History: 

Published in Cat. Pl. Cub. (Grisebach) 8 in 1866.

Synonym of Banara minutiflora (A.Rich) Sleumer (PlantList shows as unresolved.) The name B. minutifolia is based on Ilex minutiflora A.Rich (1845) which predates B. reticulata.

Ewan (1974) identifies Catesby Frutex foliis oblongis serratis alternis, Acaciae floribus luteis, fructu brevi, calyculato viridi Catesby's Natural History] Volume II plate 42 as B. reticulata and Britton and Millspaugh (Bahama Fl. (Britton & Millspaugh) 284. 1920) cite Catesby 2: pl. 42. under B. reticulata.


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