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Euonymus Linnaeus. Spindle-tree, Euonymus, Strawberry-bush.

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A genus of ca. 129 species, of temperate and tropical areas, trees, shrubs, and lianas. The genus name was variously spelled ‘Euonymus’ and ‘Evonymus’ by Linnaeus. The spelling Euonymus has been nomenclaturally conserved. The genus is now considered to be grammatically masculine, and adjectival specific epithets therefore end in ‘-us’.

Ref: Ma & Funston (2008); Ma & Levin (2016b) In Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2016); Simmons In Kubitzki et al. (2004); Voss (1985). Show full citations.

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image of plant© Bruce A. Sorrie | Euonymus alatus | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Grant Morrow Parkins | Euonymus americanus | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Zihao Wang, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Zihao Wang | Euonymus hamiltonianus source | Original Image ⭷