Ilex myrtifolia Walter. clade: Clade D3. Phen: May-Jun; Oct-Nov. Hab: Limesink (doline) ponds, pocosins, wet pine savannas. Dist: A Southeastern Coastal Plain endemic: se. NC south to n. peninsular FL and west to e. LA (and possibly se. TX?).
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Taxonomy Comments: See I. cassine for comments about these two taxa.
Synonymy: = GW2, K3, K4, S, Tx, Clark (2023), Godfrey (1988); = Ilex cassine L. var. myrtifolia (Walter) Sarg. – Fl7, RAB, WH3