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Carica papaya L.

This species name was first published in Sp. Pl. : 1036 (1753) Link to external nomenclature reference

At the time of this classification snapshot, this species name was accepted by WFO (placed as the accepted name of a taxon). Its description and other taxonomic data can be found on World Flora Online, id: wfo-0000588009.

Synonyms of Carica papaya L.

Name Author Protologue Nomenclator WFO link
Papaya pyriformis (Willd.) Baill. Traité Bot. Méd. Phan. 2: 835 (1884) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000395301
Papaya papaya (L.) H.Karst. Ill. Repert. Pharm.-Med. Bot. : 894 (1886) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000479943
Papaya posoposa (L.) DC. Encycl. 5: 3 (1804) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000479984
Carica citriformis J.Jacq. ex Spreng. Syst. Veg., ed. 16. 3: 905 (1826) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000587960
Carica cubensis Solms Fl. Bras. 13(3): 177 (1889) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000587963
Carica hermaphrodita Blanco Fl. Filip. : 205 (1837) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000587984
Carica jamaicensis Urb. Symb. Antill. 6: 20 (1909) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000587990
Carica jimenezii Bertoni Agronomía (Puerto Bertoni) 5(7): 259 (1913) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000587991
Carica mamaya Vell. Fl. Flumin. 10: t. 131 (1829) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000587995
Carica papaya var. bady Aké Assi Bull. Jard. Bot. État Bruxelles 31: 307 (1961) wfo-0000588011
Carica papaya f. correae Solms Fl. Bras. 13(3): 188 (1889) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000588012
Carica papaya f. ernstii Solms Fl. Bras. 13(3): 189 (1889) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000588013
Carica papaya var. jimenezii Bertoni Agronomía (Puerto Bertoni) 5(7): 286 (1913) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000588014
Carica papaya f. mamaya (Vell.) Stellfeld Tribuna Farm. 15: 185 (1947) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000588015
Carica papaya f. portoricensis (Urb.) Solms Bot. Zeitung (Berlin) 47: 774 (1889) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000588016
Carica peltata Hook. & Arn. Bot. Beechey Voy. : 425 (1840) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000588018
Carica pinnatifida Heilborn Svensk Bot. Tidskr. 30: 224 (1936) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000588022
Carica portoricensis Urb. Symb. Antill. 4: 428 (1910) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000588024
Carica posoposa L. Sp. Pl. : 1036 (1753) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000588025
Carica pyriformis Willd. Sp. Pl., ed. 4. 4: 815 (1806) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000588029
Carica rochefortii Solms Bot. Zeitung (Berlin) 47: 764 (1889) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000588033
Carica sativa Tussac Fl. Antill. 3: 45 (1824) wfo-0000588034
Vasconcellea peltata (Hook. & Arn.) A.DC. Prodr. 15(1): 416 (1864) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0001262707
Papaya cucumerina Noronha Verh. Batav. Genootsch. Kunsten 5(4): 23 (1790) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0001266436
Papaya communis Noronha Verh. Batav. Genootsch. Kunsten 5(4): 23 (1790) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0001266437
Carica citriformis Jacq. Ecl. Pl. Rar. 1: 101, t. 68–69 1811-1816 wfo-0001266438
Papaya hermaphrodita Blanco Fl. Filip. 205 1837 wfo-0001266439
Papaya citriformis (J.Jacq. ex Spreng.) A.DC. Prodr. 15(1): 414 (1864) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0001266440
Papaya cubensis (Solms) Kuntze Revis. Gen. Pl. 1: 253 (1891) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0001266441
Papaya rochefortii (Solms) Kuntze Revis. Gen. Pl. 1: 253 (1891) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0001266442
Papaya cimarrona Sint. ex Kuntze Revis. Gen. Pl. 1: 253 1891 wfo-0001266443
Papaya peltata (Hook. & Arn.) Kuntze Revis. Gen. Pl. 1: 253 (1891) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0001266444
Papaya sativa Tussac Fl. Antill. 3: 45 (1825) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0001291248
Papaya vulgaris DC. Encycl. 5: 2 (1804) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0001291249
Papaya carica Gaertn. Fruct. Sem. Pl. 2: t. 122 (1791) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0001291252
Papaya edulis Bojer Hortus Maurit. : 277 (1837) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0001291254
Papaya edulis var. macrocarpa Bojer Hortus Monsp. 277 wfo-0001291255
Papaya edulis var. pyriformis Bojer Hortus Maurit. 277 wfo-0001291256
Carica citriformis Hook.f. Bot. Mag. t. 3633 1839 wfo-0001291264