Persea palustris

Family:LAURACEAE
Species:Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
Common Name:Swamp Bay
Habitat:**
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Tree
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
USDA Symbol:**
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native
References:**
Specimen: View specimen details in the Alabama Herbarium Consortium Specimen Database

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

FamilyLAURACEAE - Laurel family
Genus Persea
Species Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent - Swamp Bay

Citation

Citation PERSEA PALUSTRIS (Rafinesque) Sargent, Bot. Gaz. 67: 229. 1919.
Basionym: Tamala palustris Rafinesque 1838.
Type: SOUTH CAROLINA: Without data, Beyrich s.n. (lectotype: B). Lectotypified by L. E. Kopp, Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 14: 46. 1966.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Borbonia pubescens Borbonia pubescens (Pursh) House, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 8: 63. 1922.BASIONYM: Laurus caroliniensis Michaux, var. pubescens Pursh 1814. 
Laurus caroliniensis var. pubescens Laurus caroliniensis Michaux var. pubescens Pursh, Fl. Amer. Sept. 276. 1814.  
Persea borbonia forma pubescens Persea borbonia (Linnaeus) Sprengel, forma pubescens (Pursh) Fernald, Rhodora 47: 149. 1945.BASIONYM: Laurus caroliniensis Michaux, var. pubescens Pursh 1814. 
Persea borbonia subsp. pubescens Persea borbonia (Linnaeus) Sprengel, subsp. pubescens (Pursh) E. Murray, Kalmia 13: 11. 1983.BASIONYM: Laurus caroliniensis Michaux, var. pubescens Pursh 1814. 
Persea borbonia var. pubescens Persea borbonia (Linnaeus) Sprengel, var. pubescens (Pursh) Little, Phytologia 42: 219. 1979.BASIONYM: Laurus caroliniensis Michaux, var. pubescens Pursh 1814. 
Persea caroliniensis forma pubescens Persea caroliniensis (Michaux) Nees von Esenbeck, forma pubescens (Pursh) Mez, Jahrb. Königl. Bot. Gart. Berlin 5: 176. 1889.BASIONYM: Laurus caroliniensis Michaux, var. pubescens Pursh 1814. 
Persea caroliniensis var. palustris Persea caroliniensis (Michaux) Nees von Esenbeck, var. palustris Chapman, Fl. South. U.S. 393. 1860. TYPE: "Florida to North Carolina",
Persea pubescens Persea pubescens (Pursh) Sargent, Silva 7: 7. 1895.BASIONYM: Laurus caroliniensis Michaux, var. pubescens Pursh 1814. 
Tamala palustris Tamala palustris Rafinesque, Sylva Tellur. 137. 1838. TYPE: SOUTH CAROLINA: Without data, Beyrich s.n. (lectotype: B). Lectotypified by Kopp, Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 14: 46. 1966.
Tamala pubescens Tamala pubescens (Pursh) Small, Fl. S.E. U.S., ed. 2. 822, 1375. 1913.BASIONYM: Laurus caroliniensis Michaux, var. pubescens Pursh 1814. 

Specimens and Distribution

This species has been reported in the following counties by the herbaria listed. An overview of the individual specimens are provided in the table that follows. Click on the accession number to view details; click on column headers to sort; choose a county or herbaria to filter the specimen data.

Counties included on distribution map: Autauga, Baldwin, Barbour, Bibb, Butler, Choctaw, Coffee, Conecuh, Coosa, Covington, Crenshaw, Dale, Escambia, Geneva, Henry, Houston, Lee, Mobile, Monroe, Perry, Pike, Randolph, Shelby, Tallapoosa, Washington, Wilcox

Counties represented by specimen data listed below:

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: ALNHS, AUA, JSU, SAMF, TROY, UNA, UNAF, USAM, UWAL

Range of years during which specimens were collected: 1965 - 2015

Barcode / Accession No. County Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
Image
AUA_ACC_70390 Covington 19 May 2009 Hansen, Curtis J.
4021
AUA
Persea Palustris (Raf.) Sag.
JSU128972 Baldwin 29 Mar 1998 Brodeur, Kristin R.
457
JSU
Persea palustris Sargent
UWAL0017612 Coffee 30 Apr 2015 Diamond, Alvin R.
26252
UWAL
Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
UWAL0018906 Autauga 05 Apr 1993 Kral, Robert
81934
UWAL
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
TROY000006717 Washington 05 May 2002 Kral, Robert
92535
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
USAM000007986 Mobile 06 Nov 1974 LeLong, Michel G.
8242.2
USAM
Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
UWAL0043465 Baldwin 12 Mar 2009 Larsen, Harry S.
1703
UWAL
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
SAMF0000184 Randolph 15 Mar 1969 Barclay, Lee
SAMF
Persea palustris Sargent
TROY000033498 Barbour 20 Aug 2011 Ryan, Lauren
11
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
JSU128974 Mobile 3 Oct 1998 Spaulding, Daniel D.
10452
JSU
Persea palustris Sargent
TROY000044363 Houston 22 Nov 2016 Diamond, Alvin R.
27729
TROY
Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
UWAL0006583 Escambia 16 Apr 2009 Hansen, Curtis J.
3711
UWAL
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
UWAL0017488 Houston 23 Apr 2015 Diamond, Alvin R.
26243
UWAL
Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
UWAL0035561 Mobile 27 Sep 2014 Horne, Howard E.
2742.2
UWAL
Persea palustris Sargent
UWAL0010962 Washington 03 May 2007 Kral, Robert
97938
UWAL
Persea palustris Sarg.
USAM000007988 Mobile 23 May 1980 LeLong, Michel G.
11077
USAM
Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
TROY000006703 Baldwin 12 May 2000 Kral, Robert
89742
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
TROY000006716 Henry 15 Jul 2001 Diamond, Alvin R.
12536
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
UNA00064969 Baldwin 26 May 2006 Keener, Brian R.
2919
UNA
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
UWAL0002811 Butler 23 Apr 2011 Diamond, Alvin R.
21954
UWAL
Persea palustris Sargent
UNAF0001495 Baldwin 28 Nov 1986 Newsom, K.
s.n.
UNAF
Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
UWAL0002770 Baldwin 02 Sep 2010 Diamond, Alvin R.
21547
UWAL
Persea palustris Sargent
TROY000030079 Escambia 16 Apr 2009 Hansen, Curtis J.
3711
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
UNA00029631 Mobile 06 Aug 1979 Davenport, Lawrence J.
1454
UNA
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
AUA_ACC_67676 Escambia 28 Feb 2008 Hansen, Curtis J.
3239
AUA
Persea Palustris (Raf.) Sag.
JSU128978 Randolph 11 Oct 1984 Nixon, Christopher F.
882
JSU
Persea palustris Sargent
UWAL0006582 Crenshaw 31 May 2008 Diamond, Alvin R.
19361
UWAL
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
UWAL0018507 Houston 08 Mar 1991 Kral, Robert
78354
UWAL
Persea palustris
TROY000020892 Choctaw 02 Jul 1980 Kral, Robert
65577
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
TROY000039812 Mobile 04 Jun 1998 C., D.G
28
TROY
Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
UNA00029647 Mobile 27 Mar 1965 Deramus, Rebecca
D294
UNA
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
USAM000007983 Baldwin 20 Jul 1974 LeLong, Michel G.
8064
USAM
Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
UNAF0001494 Lee 03 Apr 1962 Landers, Kenneth E.
s.n.
UNAF
Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
AUA_ACC_57567 Pike 12 Nov 1995 Diamond, Alvin R.
10103
AUA
Persea Palustris (Raf.) Sag.
TROY000032787 Butler 23 Apr 2011 Diamond, Alvin R.
21954
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
UWAL0038064 Tallapoosa 27 Aug 2017 Spaulding, Daniel D.
14948
UWAL
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
TROY000042129 Coffee 30 Apr 2015 Diamond, Alvin R.
26252
TROY
Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
UWAL0038102 Lee 27 Aug 2017 Spaulding, Daniel D.
14967
UWAL
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
TROY000006702 Baldwin 12 May 2000 Kral, Robert
89742
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
UNA00057978 Dale 12 May 2002 Diamond, Alvin R.
13170
UNA
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
USAM000007985 Mobile 12 May 1967 LeLong, Michel G.
3158
USAM
Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
TROY000006708 Conecuh 18 Nov 2006 Diamond, Alvin R.
17262
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
JSU128973 Bibb 1 Sep 1996 Spaulding, Daniel D.
9234
JSU
Persea palustris Sargent
AUA_ACC_59021 Crenshaw 4 Sep 1998 Diamond, Alvin R.
11391
AUA
Persea Palustris (Raf.) Sag.
ALNHS00003235 Houston 03 Mar 2015 Barger, T. Wayne
DTP-39
ALNHS
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
TROY000006706 Baldwin 26 May 2006 Keener, Brian R.
2919
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
UWAL0018850 Monroe 03 Aug 1996 Kral, Robert
86313
UWAL
Persea palustris Sarg.
AUA_ACC_50139 Escambia 23 Sep 1989 Diamond, Alvin R.
6402
AUA
Persea Palustris (Raf.) Sag.
AUA_ACC_72677 Baldwin 11 Oct 2007 Barger, T. Wayne
PERD-112
AUA
Persea Palustris (Raf.) Sag.
UNA00031259 Wilcox 09 Sep 1982 Gunn, Scott C.
1301
UNA
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
AUA000038036 Covington 4 May 2012 Hansen, Curtis J.
5522
AUA
Persea Palustris (Raf.) Sag.
JSU128979 Shelby 21 Jul 1999 Spaulding, Daniel D.
10675
JSU
Persea palustris Sargent
AUA_ACC_47486 Barbour 17 Jul 1981 Gates, William R.
65
AUA
Persea Palustris (Raf.) Sag.
TROY000021100 Coosa 28 Apr 2008 Keener, Brian R.
4354
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
ALNHS00000174 Mobile 03 Oct 1998 Spaulding, Daniel D.
10452
ALNHS
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
USAM000007982 Mobile 05 Oct 1967 LeLong, Michel G.
3835.3
USAM
Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
UWAL0010071 Pike 06 Nov 2011 Diamond, Alvin R.
22690
UWAL
Persea palustris Sargent
TROY000006712 Dale 06 Jun 2000 Pennington, Tiffany
787
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
UWAL0030396 Bibb 21 Jun 1992 Kral, Robert
80976
UWAL
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
TROY000042216 Pike 06 Nov 2011 Diamond, Alvin R.
22690
TROY
Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
AUA_ACC_69318 Escambia 16 Apr 2009 Hansen, Curtis J.
3711
AUA
Persea Palustris (Raf.) Sag.
USAM000007981 Mobile 04 May 1968 Scott, D.L.
165
USAM
Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
UNA00022199 Perry 05 Oct 1990 Burckhalter, Robert
1890
UNA
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
TROY000032405 Baldwin 02 Sep 2010 Diamond, Alvin R.
21547
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
UWAL0038504 Baldwin 19 Nov 1967 LeLong, Michel G.
3961
UWAL
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
ALNHS00002554 Mobile 19 Feb 2014 Barger, T. Wayne
SP#1294
ALNHS
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
TROY000006710 Crenshaw 09 Jul 2000 Diamond, Alvin R.
11824
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
AUA_ACC_2339 Lee 26 Mar 1955 Moore, William H.
AUA
Persea Palustris (Raf.) Sag.
TROY000006711 Dale 12 May 2002 Diamond, Alvin R.
13170
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
JSU128976 Randolph 6 Oct 1983 Nixon, Christopher F.
s.n.
JSU
Persea palustris Sargent
JSU128975 Randolph 25 Jun 1978 Kral, Robert
62132
JSU
Persea palustris Sargent
TROY000042102 Houston 23 Apr 2015 Diamond, Alvin R.
26243
TROY
Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
UWAL0006580 Baldwin 26 May 2006 Keener, Brian R.
2919
UWAL
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
TROY000006715 Geneva 25 May 2001 Kral, Robert
91141
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
UWAL0016850 Mobile 27 Apr 2013 Horne, Howard E.
2116
UWAL
Persea palustris Sargent
USAM000007987 Mobile 01 Jun 1978 LeLong, Michel G.
10221
USAM
Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
UWAL0035562 Mobile 27 Sep 2014 Horne, Howard E.
2742.1
UWAL
Persea palustris Sargent
UNA00029611 Washington 08 Nov 1987 Haynes, Robert R.
9261
UNA
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
USAM000007984 Mobile 25 Jun 1977 LeLong, Michel G.
9876
USAM
Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
TROY000033076 Covington 19 May 2009 Hansen, Curtis J.
4021
TROY
Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
TROY000006709 Covington 26 May 2001 Diamond, Alvin R.
12454
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
JSU128977 Randolph 6 Oct 1983 Nixon, Christopher F.
474
JSU
Persea palustris Sargent
UNA00047191 Henry 10 Jun 1998 MacDonald, John R.
11439
UNA
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
TROY000042844 Geneva 08 May 2015 Diamond, Alvin R.
26326
TROY
Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
UWAL0006581 Coosa 28 Apr 2008 Keener, Brian R.
4354
UWAL
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
TROY000006707 Coffee 08 Dec 1999 Martin, Brian H.
387
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
UNA00029652 Baldwin s.d. Mohr, Charles
s.n.
UNA
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
TROY000030674 Lee 26 Mar 1955 Moore, William H.
s.n.
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
UNA00029637 Baldwin 23 May 1980 Davenport, Lawrence J.
1878
UNA
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
AUA_ACC_49831 Geneva 15 Feb 1989 Diamond, Alvin R.
5683
AUA
Persea Palustris (Raf.) Sag.
UNA00066189 Conecuh 18 Nov 2006 Diamond, Alvin R.
17262
UNA
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
TROY000021099 Randolph 11 Oct 1984 Nixon, Christopher F.
882
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
TROY000006713 Escambia 19 May 2002 Diamond, Alvin R.
13207
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
ALNHS00000290 Mobile 04 Jun 1998 Crow, D.G.
s.n.
ALNHS
Persea palustris (Raf.) Sarg.
AUA_ACC_63735 Escambia 5 Jul 2004 Diamond, Alvin R.
14466
AUA
Persea Palustris (Raf.) Sag.
TROY000006704 Dale 14 May 2000 Prazinko, Brian F.
321
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
UWAL0031947 Geneva 08 May 2015 Diamond, Alvin R.
26326
UWAL
Persea palustris (Rafinesque) Sargent
TROY000006714 Escambia 05 Jul 2004 Diamond, Alvin R.
14466
TROY
Persea palustris Sargent
AUA_ACC_43768 Conecuh 24 May 1985 Diamond, Alvin R.
709
AUA
Persea Palustris (Raf.) Sag.
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