Agarista oleifolia

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Taxonavigation: Ericales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Ordo: Ericales

Familia: Ericaceae
Subfamilia: Vaccinioideae
Tribus: Lyonieae
Genus: Agarista
Species: Agarista oleifolia
Varieties: A. o. var. glabra – A. o. var. oleifolia



Agarista oleifolia (Cham.) G.Don, 1834


  • Andromeda hispidula Mart. ex Meisn.
  • Andromeda oleifolia Cham.
  • Leucothoe ambigua Meisn.
  • Leucothoe ambigua var. hispidula Meisn.
  • Leucothoe ambigua var. peduncularis Meisn.
  • Leucothoe ambigua var. tomentella Meisn.
  • Leucothoe martii Meisn.
  • Leucothoe oleifolia DC.
  • Leucothoe oleifolia var. hispidula (Meisn.) Sleumer
  • Leucothoe rivularis Sleumer
  • Leucothoe stenophylla Loes.


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Brazil
      • Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central

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



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