Rhus copallinum L.

Common name

English: Shining sumac

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Sapindales (66)

        Family: Anacardiaceae (18) (family description)

          Genus: Rhus (5)

           Epithet: copallinum L. (1)

Synonym: Rhus copallina Linnaeus

copallina => gummy or resinous

copallinum => gummy or resinous

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: green, yellow

External links

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