1. Family: Ericaceae Durande
    1. Genus: Leucothoe D.Don
      1. Leucothoe fontanesiana (Steud.) Sleumer

        This species is accepted, and is native to Northern America..

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Alabama, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia

    Introduced into:

    Kentucky, Masachusettes, New Jersey, New York

    Leucothoe fontanesiana (Steud.) Sleumer appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 78: 438 (1959)

    Accepted by

    • Bailey, C. & al. (2015). Guide to the Vascular Plants of Tennessee: 1-813. University of Tennessee press.
    • Judd, W.S. Melvin, N.C., Waselkov, K. & Kron, K.A. (2013). A taxonomic revision of Leucothoë (Ericaceae; tribe Gaultherieae) Brittonia 65: 417-438. New York Botanical Garden.
    • Jones, R.L. (2005). Plant life of Kentucky. An illustrated guide to the vascular flora: 1-833. The universitry press of Kentucky.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Judd, W.S. Melvin, N.C., Waselkov, K. & Kron, K.A. (2013). A taxonomic revision of Leucothoë (Ericaceae; tribe Gaultherieae) Brittonia 65: 417-438. New York Botanical Garden.

    Sources

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0