Sassafras albidum (Nutt.) Nees

  • Filed As

    Lauraceae
    Sassafras albidum (Nutt.) Nees

  • Collector(s)

    D. E. Atha 6973, 24 Apr 2009

  • Location

    United States of America. New York. Bronx Co. ca 30 m east of the Bronx River and 2-10 m N of the eastern end of the Snuff Mill Bridge and road.

  • Habitat

    Fallow ground, consisting of mostly spontaneous native and naturalized plants.

  • Description

    Tree 12 m tall, the trunk 31 cm diam; bark brown, rough furrowed, the ridges short, rough, the furrows narrow; twigs curved upward, green, smooth with spicy odor. Phenology of specimen: Flower.

  • Notes (shown on label)

    Sample preserved in silica-gel at NY

  • Identifiers

    NY Barcode: 01088073

    Occurrence ID: 4c2cf45c-75c6-4218-8b49-3310cc89bdfd

  • Laboratory Collections

    Tissue Samples, 01122268, D. E. Atha 6973, Sassafras albidum (Nutt.) Nees - Accepted : Lauraceae (120.0) : : : Magnoliophyta;

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  • Kingdom

    Plantae

  • Division

    Magnoliophyta

  • Order

    Laurales

  • Family

    Lauraceae

  • All Determinations

    Sassafras albidum (Nutt.) Nees det D. E. Atha, 2009
    Note: ! D. Atha (NY), 2014

  • Region

    North America

  • Country

    United States of America

  • State/Province

    New York

  • County/Municipio

    Bronx Co.

  • Locality

    ca 30 m east of the Bronx River and 2-10 m N of the eastern end of the Snuff Mill Bridge and road

  • Elevation

    Alt. 11 m. (36 ft.)

  • Coordinates

    40.8591, -73.876

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Sassafras albidum (Nutt.) Nees
det. D. Atha (NY), 2014
The New York Botanical Garden
Lauraceae
Sassafras albidum (Nutt.) Nees
det. D. E. Atha, 2009
United States of America. New York: Bronx Co. ca 30 m east of the
Bronx River and 2-10 m N of the eastern end of the Snuff Mill Bridge and
road. 40.859139N, 73.875974W (± 5 m), ca 11 m. Fallow ground,
consisting of mostly spontaneous native and naturalized plants.
Tree 12 m tall, the trunk 31 cm diam; bark brown, rough furrowed, the
ridges short, rough, the furrows narrow; twigs curved upward, green,
smooth with spicy odor. Sample preserved in silica-gel at NY.
Daniel Atha 6973	24 Apr 2009
Specimen databased in KE Emu at NY
01088073