Integrated Taxonomic Information System - Report

Go to Print Version

Canella winterana  (L.) Gaertn.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 897265

(Download Help) Canella winterana TSN 897265

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Winterana canella L.
    Canella winteriana (L.) Gaertn.
    Laurus winterana L.
    Canella alba Murray
    Laurus winteriana L.
  Common Name(s): canella [English]
    cinnamon-bark [English]
    wild cinnamon [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyCanellaceae  – wild cinnamon, wild-cinnamon  
                               GenusCanella P. Brown – wild cinnamon  
                                  SpeciesCanella winterana (L.) Gaertn. – canella, cinnamon-bark, wild cinnamon  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Canellaceae of North America Update, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Canella winterana   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Acevedo-Rodríguez, Pedro, and Mark T. Strong  
  Publication Date: 2012   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalogue of the See Plants of the West Indies   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Smithsonian Contributions to Botany, no. 98   
  Page(s): xxv+1192   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1938-2812   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Canella winterana   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Thomas K. / Flora of North America Editorial Committee, eds  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title: Cannellaceae Martius: Canella or Wild-cinnamon Family   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Flora of North America North of Mexico vol. 3: Magnoliophyta: Magnoliidae and Hamamelidae   
  Page(s): 21-22   
  Publisher: Oxford University Press   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-19-511246-6   
  Notes: The volumes are also reproduced online (   
  Reference for: Canella winterana, cinnamon-bark [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Caribbean  
    Middle America  
    North America  
    South America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Caribbean Territories, Native  
    Continental US, Native  
    Mexico, Native  






 Subordinate Taxa  Rank  Verified Standards Met  Verified Min Standards Met  Unverified Percent Standards Met

A gray graphic bar
Search on:  Any Name or TSN  Common Name  Scientific Name  TSN

Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal Register. For further information on U.S. legal requirements with respect to protected taxa, please contact the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A gray bar